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Table 4 Post-Hoc analysis on most frequent1 subgroups in the “other cancer” category

From: Parental occupational exposure to pesticides and risk of childhood cancer in Switzerland: a census-based cohort study

   Paternal exposure Maternal exposure
Outcome Likelihood of Exposure Cases Partially adjusted model2 Cases Partially adjusted model2
   n HR [95%CI] n HR [95%CI]
Renal tumours Minimal 47 1 54 1
High 4 1.18 [0.42–3.27] 3 2.19 [0.68–7.05]
Malignant bone tumours Minimal 105 1 125 1
High 12 1.49 [0.82–2.71] 7 1.95 [0.91–4.18]
Soft tissue and other extraosseous sarcomas Minimal 99 1 123 1
High 12 1.61 [0.88–2.93] 6 1.79 [0.79–4.1]
Other malignant epithelial neoplasms and malignant melanoma Minimal 79 1 87 1
High 6 1.01 [0.44–2.32] 2 0.86 [0.21–3.52]
Germ cell tumours, trophoblastic tumours, and neoplasms of gonads Minimal 45 1 52 1
High 5 1.45 [0.58–3.67] 2 1.43 [0.35–5.91]
  1. HR: Hazard Ratio estimated with a Cox regression; 95%CI: 95% confidence interval
  2. 1Subgroups with sum of cases with minimal and high likelihood of exposure ≥50
  3. 2Model adjusted for sex, birth year and census year at entry