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Table 4 Multiple logistic regression analysis of associations between illnesses in non-smoking women and exposure to indoor air pollution

From: Effects of indoor air pollution on respiratory symptoms of non-smoking women in Niš, SerbiaEffetti dell'inquinamento nell’aria di ambienti confinati sui sintomi respiratori di donne non fumatrici residenti a Niš, Serbia

Exposure variable Symptom variable
  Asthma Bronchitis Allergic rhinitis Sinusitis Pneumonia
ETS at home 0.97 (0.77-1.24) 0.91 (0.72-1.16) 0.98 (0.68-1.41) 0.97 (0.85-1.30) 0.94 (0.70-1.27)
Use of biomass fuels 0.90 (0.70-1.16) 0.91 (0.71-1.15) 0.94 (0.63-1.48) 0.88 (0.67-1.11) 0.99 (0.80-1.22)
Home dampness 0.91 (0.73-1.12) 1.32 (1.10-1.59) 0.92 (0.86-1.48) 1.45 (1.07-1.98) 0.88 (0.63-1.11)
Keeping of pets 0.88 (0.69-1.12) 0.89 (0.70-1.13) 0.98 (0.69-1.15) 0.86 (0.78-1.27) 0.90 (0.65-1.25)
  1. Definition of abbreviation: ETS, environmental tobacco smoke.