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Table 4 Results from the logistic regression analysis that evaluated the association of indoor moisture environment in the presence of adolescents’ asthmatic history, according to parental educational level

From: Parental education moderates the association between indoor moisture environment and asthma in adolescents: the Greek Global Asthma Network (GAN) cross-sectional study

Parental educational level: primary / secondary*
    Ever had asthma     
  Crude
OR
Adjusted
OR***
Crude
OR
Adjusted
OR
  Crude
OR
Adjusted
OR
Current exposure to dampness and/or mould    Exposure to dampness and/or mould during pregnancy    Exposure to dampness and/or mould during 1st year of life   
Yes vs. No 2.01
(1.09–3.72)
1.96
(1.05–3.68)
  0.96
(033–2.77)
0.77
(0.35–1.70)
  0.70
(0.27–1.82)
1.54
(0.93–3.59)
    Current asthma    
Current exposure to dampness and/or mould    Exposure to dampness and/or mould during pregnancy    Exposure to dampness and/or mould during 1st year of life   
Yes vs. No 1.71
(0.88–3.32)
1.63
(0.83–3.22)
  0.52
(0.21–1.29)
0.54
(0.22–1.36)
  0.56
(0.26–1.21)
0.59
(0.28–1.31)
Parental educational level: tertiary**
Ever had asthma
  Crude OR Adjusted ORs   Crude OR Adjusted ORs   Crude OR Adjusted OR
Current exposure to dampness and/or mould    Exposure to dampness and/or mould during pregnancy    Exposure to dampness and/or mould during 1st year of life   
Yes vs. No 1.60
(1.08–2.39)
1.55
(1.04–2.32)
  0.97
(0.33–2.83)
0.71
(0.32–1.58)
  0.62
(0.34–1.12)
0.76
(0.52–1.11)
    Current asthma     
Current exposure to dampness and/or mould    Exposure to dampness and/or mould during pregnancy    Exposure to dampness and/or mould during 1st year of life   
Yes vs. No 1.66
(1.01–2.71)
1.52
(1.03–2.51)
  1.32
(0.47–3.73)
1.49
(0.53–4.33)
  0.73
(0.38–1.42)
0.79
(0.41–1.55)
  1. *up to completed 9 years of education ** university/college/postgraduate studies ***adjusted for the confounders: sex, children’s Body Mass Index, parental atopic history, adolescents’ history of allergic rhinitis, adolescents’ history of eczema, pet ownership, parental smoking, having an older sibling, cooking with fuels