Table 3

Total cancer predictivity of chromosomal aberrations in case-control data from Nordic countries (cancer incidence cases) and Italy (cancer mortality cases)

CountryCA frequencyaORcrude (95% CI)ORadjusted (95% CI)b
Nordic countriesLowc1.001.00
Medium0.82 (0.44–1.54)0.88 (0.46–1.66)
High2.22 (1.27–3.86)2.35 (1.31–4.23)
ItalyLowc1.001.00
Medium1.53 (0.74–3.18)1.73 (0.80–3.69)
High2.36 (1.17–4.76)2.66 (1.26–5.62)
  • a The numbers of cases and controls are given in Table 1 <$REFLINK> .

  • b OR adjusted for matching factors.

  • c Reference category.