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Table 2 Intragroup comparisons of QLF scores between timeline intervals

From: Comparative evaluation of fluoride varnishes, self-assembling peptide-based remineralization agent, and enamel matrix protein derivative on artificial enamel remineralization in vitro

Groups Time intervals Output Minimum Maximum Mean SD P (∆F) P (∆F max) P (∆Q) P (area)
Control T0 F0 14.30 34.50 26.03 A 8.12 0.001 0.007 0.001 0.016
F0 max 27.00 55.00 40.13 A 9.34
Q0 53,670.00 213,802.00 110,111.88 A 51,720.45
Area0 2017.00 6419.00 4263.50 A 1384.97
T1 F1 6.30 29.40 17.70 A 7.11
F1 max 10.00 40.00 28.38 A 10.68
Q1 1220.00 112,055.00 62,244.00 A 39,148.39
∆Area1 195.00 5028.00 3184.00 A 1551.10
T2 F2 0.00 23.20 13.71 B 8.93
F2 max 0.00 45.00 24.25 A 16.10
Q2 0.00 84,561.00 46,730.75 B 33,183.38
∆Area2 0.00 5505.00 2612.13 A 1930.73
T3 F3 0.00 19.00 8.36 B 7.68
F3 max 0.00 32.00 15.50 B 14.36
∆Q3 0.00 64,173.00 22,160.13 B 25,505.00
∆Area3 0.00 3436.00 1464.63 B 1599.99
Emdogain T0 F0 11.20 24.40 20.00 A 4.64 0.001 0.027 0.005 0.216
F0 max 25.00 36.00 32.38 A 3.66
Q0 1394.00 137,731.00 89,036.00 A 41,904.33
Area0 124.00 6798.00 4290.13 A 2095.13
T1 F1 8.30 15.80 10.66 B 2.53
F1 max 15.00 31.00 20.50 B 5.53
Q1 2503.00 70,911.00 31,330.75 B 22,947.29
∆Area1 192.00 5262.00 2883.13 B 1700.05
T2 F2 7.40 22.10 13.23 B 5.78
F2 max 13.00 38.00 24.75 A 9.57
Q2 11,680.00 110,764.00 49,656.13 A 41,037.88
∆Area2 1568.00 5828.00 3288.63 A 1685.34
T3 F3 6.10 16.70 10.89 B 3.86
F3 max 9.00 41.00 21.88 A 10.87
Q3 2253.00 71,179.00 28,932.88 A 25,220.13
∆Area3 226.00 4274.00 2405.88 A 1693.33
Curodont T0 F0 13.60 36.40 22.93 A 7.63 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001
F0 max 28.00 55.00 38.25 A 8.96
Q0 74,907.00 205,354.00 115,478.38 A 52,158.27
Area0 3907.00 6734.00 5414.38 A 1000.16
T1 F1 8.30 27.50 18.40 A 7.43
F1 max 16.00 43.00 30.88 A 9.20
Q1 17,690.00 163,146.00 88,866.75 A 50,511.48
∆Area1 2140.00 6054.00 4597.50 A 1286.11
T2 F2 5.60 17.00 10.03 BB 4.45
F2 max 7.00 29.00 16.58 BB 9.31
Q2 67.00 91,812.00 26,772.50 BB 33,943.70
∆Area2 12.00 5403.00 2174.13 BB 1844.96
T3 F3 5.50 15.30 8.54 BB 3.46
F3 max 6.00 29.00 16.75 BB 8.33
Q3 90.00 53,863.00 17,041.88 BB 20,199.98
∆Area3 16.00 3527.00 1748.75 BB 1326.62
Duraphat T0 F0 6.90 42.30 20.00 A 14.95 0.313 0.641 0.348 0.405
F0 max 11.00 61.00 32.00 A 20.14
Q0 5531.00 282,872.00 95,174.13 A 117,752.60
Area0 749.00 6681.00 3475.25 A 2186.93
T1 F1 7.00 37.30 16.45 A 13.09
F1 max 13.00 60.00 28.88 A 19.25
Q1 8228.00 228,229.00 69,704.63 A 85,594.07
∆Area1 1177.00 6332.00 3053.50 A 1923.82
T2 F2 6.90 29.00 14.16 A 9.27
F2 max 12.00 55.00 25.13 A 16.69
Q2 1189.00 141,413.00 42,272.00 A 47,123.66
∆Area2 172.00 4877.00 2360.25 A 1535.93
T3 F3 0.00 23.30 9.23 A 6.62
F3 max 0.00 48.00 20.75 A 16.52
Q3 0.00 124,739.00 27,494.13 A 41,258.29
∆Area3 0.00 5363.00 1974.13 A 1918.22
Clinpro XT T0 F0 7.70 34.10 21.24 A 10.41 0.002 0.001 0.012 < 0.001
F0 max 13.00 48.00 33.50 A 11.95
Q0 20,036.00 230,424.00 101,547.25 A 74,454.11
Area0 2587.00 6749.00 4223.13 A 1438.53
T1 F1 6.20 30.80 15.04 A 7.70
F1 max 10.00 52.00 29.25 A 14.93
Q1 1255.00 210,619.00 58,227.5 A 66,253.18
∆Area1 167.00 6831.00 2975.63 A 2070.24
T2 F2 9.00 23.60 17.33 A 4.93
F2 max 19.00 41.00 30.13 A 8.56
Q2 12,163.00 158,883.00 71,085.00 A 44,661.17
∆Area2 1354.00 6745.00 3785.75 A 1585.04
T3 F3 0.00 8.00 6.16 BB 2.62
F3 max 0.00 17.00 10.63 BBB 5.21
Q3 0.00 10,941.00 4806.00 B 5189.88
∆Area3 0.00 1390.00 631.75 BBB 651.32
Enamel Pro T0 F0 11.50 38.20 20.79 A 8.19 0.569 0.159 0.450 0.370
F0 max 19.00 53.00 31.88 A 10.60
Q0 39,319.00 197,340.00 88,195.13 A 51,282.32
Area0 3004.00 51,645.00 9850.13 A 16,900.88
T1 F1 6.40 35.50 16.74 A 10.28
F1 max 9.00 57.00 27.00 A 16.07
∆Q1 1715.00 138,231.00 57,311.88 A 50,640.73
∆Area1 269.00 4555.00 2766.63 A 1463.68
T2 F2 5.60 29.70 16.10 A 8.59
F2 max 6.00 45.00 24.25 A 13.83
Q2 6.00 140,987.00 59,021.38 A 55,600.69
∆Area2 1.00 9384.00 3720.25 A 3017.98
T3 F3 5.40 30.10 14.70 A 8.53
F3 max 5.80 33.00 17.29 A 8.73
Q3 5.00 120,394.00 49,563.70 A 43,089.68
∆Area3 1.00 8697.00 4039.13 A 2642.31
  1. SD indicates standard deviation. Comparisons of the measurements for each treatment at different time points that are not significantly different are marked with the same uppercase letters