Table 4

 Association between immunisation status and reporting asthma after the age of 13 years and other atopic diseases after the age of 7 years: ORs adjusted for confounders as listed

Outcome/vaccineOR (95% CI)p ValueConfounders
Asthma
    Diphtheria0.58 (0.26 to 1.27)0.17Sex, parental asthma
    Tetanus0.79 (0.32 to 1.96)0.61
    Pertussis0.57 (0.30 to 1.09)0.09
    Polio0.50 (0.22 to 1.10)0.08
    Smallpox0.91 (0.50 to 1.65)0.76
Eczema
    Diphtheria0.68 (0.36 to 1.29)0.24Age 7 years asthma status, sex, parental asthma, parental smoking
    Tetanus0.76 (0.38 to 1.52)0.44
    Pertussis0.57 (0.35 to 0.93)0.03
    Polio0.76 (0.39 to 1.48)0.43
    Smallpox1.20 (0.79 to 1.85)0.39
Food allergy
    Diphtheria1.50 (0.81 to 2.79)0.20Age 7 years asthma status, sex, parental smoking
    Tetanus0.98 (0.54 to 1.75)0.94
    Pertussis0.88 (0.57 to 1.35)0.55
    Polio1.02 (0.57 to 1.83)0.94
    Smallpox1.29 (0.91 to 1.82)0.15
Hay fever
    Diphtheria1.19 (0.75 to 1.89)0.45Age 7 years asthma status, sex, parental smoking, feeding in 1st 3 months
    Tetanus1.09 (0.67 to 1.78)0.72
    Pertussis0.96 (0.67 to 1.38)0.83
    Polio0.78 (0.47 to 1.28)0.32
    Smallpox0.98 (0.73 to 1.33)0.91