Table 5

The crude and adjusted OR for having ≥8 pregnancy-related symptoms by timing and level of severity of sexual violence
≥8 symptoms n = 11 532 Crude OR (95% CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Mild sexual violence
Only previously 1902 1.92 (1.82–2.03) 1.45 (1.37–1.54)*
Only recently 39 1.75 (1.23–2.49) 1.71 (1.20–2.43)**
Both previously and recently 116 2.74 (2.21–3.41) 2.04 (1.63–2.55)*
Moderate sexual violence
Only previously 591 2.57 (2.33–2.83) 1.58 (1.42–1.76)*
Only recently 2 1.08 (0.24–4.77) Too few to adjust
Both previously and recently 2 7.00 (0.99–49.72) Too few to adjust
Severe sexual violence
Only previously 844 3.12 (2.87–3.40) 1.68 (1.53–1.86)*
Only recently 8 1.22 (0.57–2.58) 1. 18 (0.56–2.50)**
Both previously and recently 7 7.00 (2.46–19.97) 6.70 (2.34–19.14)**

Comparison group is the group of women not reporting sexual violence.

* adjusted for age and other types of abuse and violence ** adjusted for age only.

Lukasse et al.

Lukasse et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012 12:83   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-83

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