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Table 1 Patients' data and type of restorations in the Ledermix and the Provicol groups

From: A prospective clinical trial on the influence of a triamcinolone/demeclocycline and a calcium hydroxide based temporary cement on pain perception

Number of patients n = 109 Ledermix group n = 56 Provicol group n = 53
Age (years) (mean ± SD; range) 53.3 ± 13.7; 23 -74 49.2 ± 14.6; 22-72
Males 25 (44.6%) 29 (54.7%)
Females 31 (55.4%) 24 (45.3%)
Number of teeth (n = 159) 83 (1.48 per patient) 76 (1.44 per patient)
Type of tooth preparation 42 (50.6%) 35 (46.1%)
Crowns 27 (32.5%) 21 (27.6%)
Partial crowns 14 (16.9%) 20 (26.3%)
inlay/onlay core restoration 54 (65.1%) 45 (59%)
Baseline pain (VAS: 0-100) (mean ± SD) 5.6 ± 8.8 4.3 ± 6.8