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Table 2 The procedure during which ocular event occurred among the respondents

From: Work-related ocular events among Nigerian dental surgeons

Procedure n (%)
Scaling 77 (72.0)
Tooth preparation 17 (15.9)
Polishing 11 (10.3)
Forcep extraction 10 (9.3)
Surgical extraction 6 (5.6)
Amalgam removal 6 (5.6)
Trimming of denture 6 (5.6)
Cutting interdental wire 5 (4.8)
Biopsy 3 (2.8)
Oral examination 2 (1.9)
Irrigation 2 (1.9)
Cutting orthodontic wire 1 (0.9)
Suturing 1 (0.9)
Root planing/curettage 1 (0.9)
Surgical procedure 1 (0.9)
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