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Table 1 Descriptive statistics (ratio males/females and mean age) of the groups control, text message, and phone call

From: Oral hygiene compliance in orthodontic patients: a randomized controlled study on the effects of a post-treatment communication

  Control Text message Phone call
(N = 30) (N = 28) (N = 26)
Ratio male to female 15:15 12:16 16:10
Age
 Mean (SD), years 13.5 (1.7) 12.8 (1.5) 13.6 (1.7)
 Range, years 10 to 18 10 to 16 11 to 17