Table 2

Cox regression estimates of the effect of echinacea and osteopathic manipulative treatment on the risk of AOM after adjustment for other factors

Relative Risk

95% Confidence

Variable

Interval

P-value


Echinacea treatment

1.73

0.94, 3.18

0.08

Osteopathic manipulative treatment

0.84

0.44, 1.61

0.60

Age (y)

0.49

0.26, 0.89

0.02

Male gender

2.15

1.09, 4.21

0.03

Hispanic ethnicity

2.02

1.10, 3.72

0.02

Siblings in home (1 or more vs. none)

1.96

0.99, 3.89

0.05


Wahl et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2008 8:56   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-8-56

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