Table 3—

Adjusted odds ratios(OR) for incident wheeze

OR (95% CI)
Potential predictors#
 Sport >3 times per week versus ≤once per month0.8 (0.5–1.3)
 Computer work >1 h·day−1 versus ≤1 h·day−11.1 (0.8–1.5)
 TV watching >1 h·day−1 versus ≤1 h·day−11.1 (0.9–1.5)
 Visiting discotheques yes versus no1.0 (0.8–1.3)
Potential confounders0.9 (0.7–1.2)
 SES high versus low
 BMI kg·m−2 ¶1.1 (0.6–2.1)
 Male versus female1.4 (1.1–1.8)
 Passive smoke exposure yes versus no1.4 (1.0–1.9)
 Active smoking yes versus no2.5 (1.9–3.2)
  • CI: confidence interval; SES: socioeconomic status; BMI: body mass index. ORs for leisure time activities result from three separate models. Each model included one leisure time activity and all potential confounders. #: leisure time activities; : <95th versus ≥95th percentile.