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SOUZA, José Maria Pacheco de. DMF and RLM: some results in white children, eight to twelve years old. Rev. Saúde Pública [online]. 1973, vol.7, n.2, pp.93-101. ISSN 1518-8787.

Data on DMF and right lower first permanent molar (RLM) are presented. Binomial and negative binomial distributions are fitted to the data, and the goodness of fit test indicates good fitting in 10 out of 12 cases.

Keywords : DMF Index [fitting]; RLM index [fitting]; Binomial [distribution]; Binomial, negative [distribution].

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