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Table 4 ORs by quartiles with reference group: 0 % in the Global Crop Index

From: Agricultural crop exposure and risk of childhood cancer: new findings from a case–control study in Spain

Crop Global Index 1Q (0–2.55] 2Q (2.55–8.91] 3Q (8.91–26.42] 4Q (26.42–100] Trend PV
Leukemia 0.37 (0.05, 2.71) 2.64 (1.42, 4.91) 2.40 (1.18, 4.88) 3.91 (1.68, 9.08) 0.05
HL   2.71 (0.36, 20.38) 13.42 (4.46, 40.39)  0.05
NHL   3.95 (1.40, 11.17) 7.29 (3.02, 17.59)  0.05
CNS 2.50 (0.76, 8.16) 0.49 (0.07, 3.55) 1.84 (0.57,5.96) 2.71 (0.63,11.61)  
Neuroblastoma 1.21 (0.16, 8.92) 1.43 (0.35, 5.93) 3.51 (1.25, 9.88) 5.76 (1.69, 19.58) 0.05
Retinoblastoma   1.74 (0.23,12.99)   4.45 (0.57,35.07)  
Renal tumors 2.60 (0.35, 19.49) 3.01 (0.71,12.71) 7.30 (2.53, 21.07)  0.05
Hepatic tumors 7.20 (0.91, 57.14)   5.97 (0.75, 47.71) 11.61 (1.35, 100.17) 0.05
Malignant bone tumors 3.87 (0.50, 29.75) 2.33 (0.31, 17.70)    
Sarcomas 2.37 (0.32, 17.75) 2.84 (0.67, 12.00) 3.44 (0.81, 14.66)   
Germ cell tumors 4.15 (0.54, 31.61) 5.00 (1.16, 21.61) 3.22 (0.43, 24.34)   
  1. By diagnostic group and type of crop. Statistically significant ORs are in italics. Results for the Madrid Region