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Table 2 Job at risk for UIP in the whole sample, in men and women, adjusted for age and smoking

From: Occupational risk factors for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis in Southern Europe: a case-control study

  Alla Men Women
Exposure OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI) OR (95% CI)
None 1 1 1
Any job at risk of UIP 4.14 (2.27–7.53) 4.40 (2.13–9.05) 3.91 (1.18–12.86)
Costruction workers 1.31 (0.58–2.98) 1.37 (0.60–3.12)
Wood industry workers 1.36 (0.46–3.97) 1.35 (0.46–3.95)
Metallurgical and steel industry 4.80 (1.50–15.33) 4.76 (1.50–15.15)
Farmers, vets and gardeners 2.73 (1.47–5.10) 2.42 (1.14–5.11) 3.91 (1.18–12.86)
  1. Significant risk estimates in italic
  2. athe whole sample also adjusted for gender