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Table 5 Local level risk factors of eczema: results of multiple logistic regression analysis

From: Prevalence and risk factors of childhood allergic diseases in eight metropolitan cities in China: A multicenter study

Variables   Shanghai OR
(95% CI )
Guangzhou OR
(95% CI )
Xi'an OR
(95% CI )
Wuhan OR
(95% CI )
Chengdu OR
(95% CI )
Harbin OR
(95% CI )
Hohhot OR
(95% CI )
Urumqi OR
(95% CI )
Gender Male 07
(05-09)
       
Diagnosed Obesity Yes 20
(11-37)
       
Mode of delivery Caesarean(Ref.)         
  Vaginal        06
(04-07)
 
Carbonated drinks intake like Coke > = 5 times/week        20
(11-31)
 
Computer use as amusements > = 5 times/week      20
(13-33)
  21
(12-39)
 
Paternal smoking Yes    18
(10-31)
     
Diagnosed childhood ADHD Yes     22
(12-39)
27
(14-53)
   
Paternal diagnosed depression Yes     27
(15-68)
    
Diagnosed prepartum and postpartum depression Yes   24
(11-58)
59
(24-146)
    47
(20-108)
 
Overburdened schoolwork Yes         20
(13-30)
Maternal education level > = High school graduate 15
(11-19)
16
(11-22)
    15
(11-21)
  20
(13-30)
Paternal education level > = High school graduate        21
(14-32)
 
Common cold >5 times/year 20
(15-27)
  37
(20-69)
24
(15-37)
  28
(19-41)
18
(11-31)
30
(19-45)
Snoring Yes   16
(11-23)
      
Sleep-disordered breathing Yes 18
(10-33)
       
Paternal snoring Yes         17
(11-25)
Diagnosed recurrent otitis media Yes 22
(14-36)
    21
(11-40)
   36
(16-79)
Diagnosed asthma Yes 31
(22-46)
27
(14-51)
40
(10-156)
  24
(13-44)
35
(15-79)
69
(24-20)
39
(16-96)
Diagnosed allergic rhinitis Yes 15
(11-21)
19
(13-28)
  21
(12-37)
24
(15-39)
21
(11-38)
32
(18-57)
 
  1. Values highlighted in bold indicate OR within 95% CI and statistically significant at P < 0∙05.