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Table 6 Risk of glioma and reported pesticide use in non-farm jobs

From: The upper midwest health study: a case–control study of pesticide applicators and risk of glioma

Pesticide   Including proxy respondents Excluding proxy respondents
  CAS number Cases
(n = 798)
Controls
(n = 1,175)
ORa (95 % CI) Cases
(n = 438)
Controls
(n = 1,141)
OR (95 % CI)
Any pesticide use in non-farm jobs   65 124 0.72 (0.52-0.99)* 34 124 0.59 (0.39-0.90)*
2,4-D 94-75-7 12 32 0.56 (0.28-1.10) 6 32 0.49 (0.20-1.22)
Dicamba 1918-00-9 4 10 0.55 (0.17-1.79) 3 10 0.81 (0.21-3.10)
Glyphosate 1071-83-6 12 19 0.83 (0.39-1.73) 8 19 0.79 (0.33-1.86)
DDT 50-29-3 11 18 0.93 (0.43-1.99) 4 18 0.70 (0.23-2.14)
Diazinon 333-41-5 10 24 0.61 (0.29-1.29) 8 24 0.81 (0.35-1.87)
Malathion 121-75-5 9 18 0.69 (0.30-1.56) 9 18 1.04 (0.45-2.40)
Carbamates   16 35 0.69 (0.38-1.27) 11 35 0.76 (0.37-1.54)
Organochlorines   21 42 0.74 (0.43-1.28) 10 42 0.63 (0.31-1.30)
Organophosphates   24 51 0.65 (0.39-1.07) 16 51 0.69 (0.38-1.25)
Phenoxys   18 34 0.78 (0.43-1.40) 11 34 0.84 (0.41-1.73)
  1. aAdjusted for age, 10-year age group, education, sex, and farm pesticide exposure (yes/no).
  2. * p < 0.05.