Table 4

Logistic regression models for daily cough among men and women after the oil tank explosion
Daily cough
Men Women
OR (95% CI)a OR (95% CI)a
Distance between home address and explosion site >20 km 1.0 1.0
3-6 km 1.2 (0.6, 2.5) 2.6 (1.1, 6.5)
<3 km 3.7 (1.7, 8.2) 2.4 (1.0, 6.0)
Smoking Present vs ex/never 2.9 (1.4, 5.7) 3.5 (1.5, 8.0)
Occupational exposure High vs low 1.2 (0.6, 2.3) 1.3 (0.4, 4.8)
Atopy Phadiatop® pos vs neg 2.3 (1.1, 5.0) 2.6 (1.1, 3.6)
Infection in the preceding month Yes vs no 1.8 (0.9, 3.4) 1.7 (0.8, 3.6)
Impact score ≥22 vs <22 3.5 (0.8, 6.1) 2.1 (0.5, 8.9)
Age Continuous 1.03 (1.00, 1.05) 1.00 (0.98, 1.03)

a Odds ratio (95% confidence interval).

Granslo et al.

Granslo et al. BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2012 12:76   doi:10.1186/1471-2466-12-76

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