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Table 1 Frequency of parent and child reported SOHO-5 items and dental pain (max. N = 725)

From: Cross cultural adaptation and psychometric properties of the Bengali version of the Scale of Oral Health Outcomes for 5-year-old children (SOHO-5)

  Parent reported prevalence of impacts and dental pain (%) Children reported prevalence and severity of impacts and dental pain
No (%) Little (%) A lot (%)
SOHO-5 items     
1. Difficulty eating 55.0 49.0 31.6 19.4
2. Difficulty drinking Not assessed 85.3 10.5 4.2
3. Difficulty speaking 15.9 90.0 6.8 3.2
4. Difficulty playing 12.8 93.3 4.7 2.0
5. Avoid smiling (due to pain) 23.6 86.1 9.5 4.3
6. Avoid smiling (due to appearance) 11.6 91.4 6.5 2.2
7. Difficulty sleeping 31.3 71.9 16.9 11.2
8. Self confidence affected 21.7 Not assessed
Dental pain     
Dental pain (ever) 52.8 44.9 33.6 21.4
Dental pain (current) 42.9 58.5 28.2 13.3