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Table 3 Comparison of subscales and overall OHIP-14 score among current and nonsmokers. (n = 250)

From: Smoking, general and oral health related quality of life – a comparative study from Nepal

Variables Current smokers (mean rank) Nonsmokers (mean rank) P value
Psychological disability 136.97 114.03 0.001*
Social disability 130.83 120.17 0.003*
Handicap 129.55 121.45 0.206
Physical disability 141.51 109.49 0.326
Physical pain 137.78 113.22 < 0.001*
Functional limitation 129.93 121.07 0.007*
Psychological discomfort 139.21 111.79 0.317
OHIP-14 total score 141.40 109.60 0.002*
  1. *Statistically significant