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Table 6 Multivariate analysis using logistic regressiona

From: Reticulocytosis in screen-printing workers exposed to 2-butoxyethanol and 2-ethoxyethanol

Variable OR 95% CI
Age 0.92 0.81 – 1.04
Exposure (Office workers vs Printing workers) 16.30* 1.53 – 173.27
Sex (Women vs Men) 3.61 0.10 – 137.24
BMI 0.67* 0.49 – 0.92
Drinking 6.79 0.85 – 54.00
Smoking 0.19 0.03 – 1.38
Lymphocyte 1.09 0.96 – 1.23
Platelet 0.99 0.98 – 1.01
Hemoglobin 0.62 0.20 – 1.91
MCV 1.09 0.93 – 1.27
  1. * p < 0.05. BMI, body mass index; MCV mean corpuscular volume, OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. aAdjusted for age, exposure, BMI, drinking, smoking, lymphocyte, platelet count, hemoglobin, MCV, and sex