Skip to main content

Tables 3 Relative risk of eating disorders and prenatal maternal bereavement according to cause of death and timing of exposure

From: Prenatal maternal bereavement and risk of eating disorders in infants and toddlers: a population-based cohort study

Exposure category Cases Incidence rate (1/100,000) Crude IRR Adjusted IRR (95 % CI)Model 1 Adjusted IRR (95 % CI)Model 2
Unexposed 9,225 63.00 1.00(ref) 1.00(ref) 1.00(ref)
Unexpected causes 21 71.15 1.17 1.05(0.69–1.59) 1.03(0.68–1.56)
 12–7 months 7 82.44 1.43 1.34(0.67–2.69) 1.29(0.67–2.68)
 6–0 months 4 41.11 0.62 0.58(0.22–1.54) 0.56(0.21–1.50)
 Prenatal 10 88.55 1.33 1.18(0.64–2.20) 1.18(0.64–2.20)
Other causes 158 71.69 1.13 1.13(0.97–1.33) 1.12(0.95–1.31)
 12–7 months 46 72.20 1.13 1.14(0.85–1.52) 1.11(0.83–1.49)
 6–0 months 57 82.22 1.28 1.30(1.00–1.68) 1.26(0.97–1.63)
 Prenatal 55 62.97 1.00 1.00(0.77–1.30) 1.00(0.76–1.29)
  1. Model 1: Adjusted for country, offspring’s sex, parity, number of fetuses in the delivery, paternal age, maternal age, maternal countries of origin, family history of psychiatric disorders, maternal education and calendar year of follow up
  2. Model 2: Adjusted for gestational age and birth weight in addition to the variables from Model 1
  3. IRR incidence rate ratio, CI confidence intervals