Table 5

Adjusted associations between reported eczema at age 2 years and current asthma at 6 years
Complete caseb(N=2192)a Multiple imputationb(N=4780) Multiple imputationc(N=4780)
OR 95% CI OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Eczema 1.95 1.07-3.54 1.92 1.21-3.04 1.80 1.10-2.96
Male sex 1.70 0.96-3.00 1.20 0.84-1.71 1.19 0.83-1.71
Atopy in family 2.30 1.06-4.96 1.84 1.06-3.20 1.74 0.99-3.05
Wheezing 3.61 2.06-6.31 2.71 1.70-4.32 2.67 1.65-4.32
Sensitisation (any) 2.39 0.95-6.02

aNumbers of missing data varies for different variables.

bAdjusted for homeowner, smoking mother, male sex, atopy in family and wheezing.

cAdjusted for b plus sensitisation.

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Saunes et al. BMC Pediatrics 2012 12:168   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-12-168

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