Table 3

Mortality, ages 40–69, in mothers with one perinatal loss, compared with mothers without, and modifications by mothers' education and surviving children

 Years of educationChildless mothersMothers with children
HR (95% CI)
Crude
Less than 1111 or moreDeaths (per 1000)HR (95% CI)
N=1046
Deaths (per 1000)HR (95% CI)
N=16 445
Total1.3 (1.3 to 1.4)1.4 (1.2 to 1.5)1.2 (0.99 to 1.3)94 (90)2.4 (2.0 to 3.0)610 (37)1.2 (1.1 to 1.3)
Cardiovascular1.8 (1.5 to 2.1)1.8 (1.5 to 2.3)0.92 (0.50 to 1.7)19 (19)4.1 (2.6 to 6.4)85 (5)1.5 (1.2 to 1.9)
Non-cardiovascular1.3 (1.2 to 1.4)1.3 (1.2 to 1.4)1.2 (1.0 to 1.4)75 (72)2.2 (1.7 to 2.7)525 (32)1.2 (1.1 to 1.3)