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Table 3 Differences in number of sites with plaque and bleeding on probing (BOP) between the two groups during the follow-up period (Wilcoxon signed-rank tests, P > 0.05)

From: Clinical and radiographics results at 3 years of RCT with split-mouth design of submerged vs. nonsubmerged single laser-microgrooved implants in posterior areas

 T01-year2-year3-year
Number of sites with plaque
 Submerged77912
 Nonsubmerged1210811
 Significance0.230.310.220.82
Number of sites with BOP
 Submerged210914
 Nonsubmerged610411
 Significance0.080.750.510.41