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Table 3 Association of dioxin exposure (modelled ground-level concentrations) with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma incidence among males (2147 cases, four administrative departments, 1990–1999, France)

From: Risk for non Hodgkin’s lymphoma in the vicinity of French municipal solid waste incinerators

  Regression coefficient Standard deviation P-value
  Univariate analysis
Dioxin exposure* 0.954 0.464 0.04
  Multivariate analysis
Dioxin exposure 0.106 0.625 0.86
Department    
   Isère - - -
   Bas-Rhin 0.116 0.056 0.04
   Haut Rhin 0.065 0.065 0.32
   Tarn -0.177 0.097 0.07
Airborne traffic pollution 0.008 0.005 0.08
  1. * modelled ground-level concentrations
  2. reference category