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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of responsibility (R) loadings for dental services

From: Responsibility loadings for dental services by general dentists

    R loading statistics from this study
       Percentile
Item Code Description of service item (a) Published R loading n Mean SD 25% Median 75%
011 Initial oral examination 1.25 194 1.41 0.24 1.25 1.25 1.50
513 Amalgam restoration - three or more surfaces - permanent tooth 1.25 190 1.35 0.22 1.25 1.25 1.50
311 Removal of a tooth or part(s) thereof 1.50 187 1.53 0.23 1.50 1.50 1.75
417 Root canal obturation - one canal 1.50 193 1.57 0.19 1.50 1.50 1.75
211 Subgingival curettage, per quadrant 1.75 187 1.63 0.23 1.50 1.75 1.75
  1. (a): Clappison RA, et al. J Can Dent Assoc 1965; 31: 763-778.