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Table 3 Sealant abatement: Percentages of teeth with sealant scores higher than 0 in sub-groups with adequate or inadequate oral hygiene (negative or positive API scores)

From: In-vivo durability of a fluoride-releasing sealant (OpalSeal) for protection against white-spot lesion formation in orthodontic patients

Tooth type # Time Teeth with sealant score 1 or higher (%)  
   Negative API Positive API
1 0 100 100
1 1 92.59 93.02
1 2 83.33 77.91
1 3 75.93 70.93
1 4 66.67 59.30
1 5 53.70 54.65
2 0 100 100
2 1 100 90.11
2 2 93.62 71.43
2 3 78.72 67.03
2 4 63.83 59.34
2 5 40.43 56.04
3 0 100 100
3 1 90.91 91.84
3 2 80.00 77.55
3 3 70.91 65.31
3 4 56.36 61.23
3 5 40.00 48.98
4 0 100 100
4 1 95.56 92.59
4 2 83.33 79.01
4 3 70.00 72.84
4 4 58.89 66.67
4 5 46.67 51.85
5 0 100 100
5 1 84.09 88.46
5 2 61.36 73.08
5 3 46.59 65.38
5 4 39.77 61.54
5 5 37.50 34.62
6 0 100 100
6 1 66.67 85.29
6 2 51.39 67.65
6 3 44.44 50.00
6 4 30.56 26.47
6 5 20.83 14.71
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