Table 4

Adjusted odds ratios with 95% confidence intervals for the development of eczema (with or without other symptoms) by 12 months post-term

Groups contrasted in adjusted odds ratioAdjusted odds ratio95% CI
Lower limitUpper limit
Male, n = 140Female, n = 1171.841.043.27
Four or more foods by 17 weeks post-term, n = 203Less than four foods by 17 weeks post-term, n = 543.491.518.05
Non-atopic parents with solid food introduction <10 weeks post-term or any atopic parents, n = 162Non-atopic parents with solid food introduction at ⩾10 weeks post-term, n = 952.941.575.52
No central heating, n = 9Central heating, n = 2486.371.3130.90
Cereal introduced at N+1 weeks from termCereal introduced at N weeks from term1.071.031.11