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Table 4 Self-reported exposure and risk for UIP, adjusted for age, gender and smoking

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

Occupational exposure Cases
n
Controls
n
OR (95%CI)
Metal Dust or metal fumes 9 9 3.8 (1.2–12.2)
Mineral Dust 23 39 1.7 (0.8–3.6)
Organic Dust 37 104 2.4 (1.3–4.3)
Vapours, gas, fumes 25 85 0.9 (0.5–1.7)
Environmental tobacco smoke at work 43 116 2.2 (1.2–4.0)
  1. Significant risk estimates in italic