Table 2

Univariate and multivariate analyses of Dupuytren's disease (without limitations or surgery, with limitations or surgery, compared with reference class: no Dupuytren's disease) and available factors assessed in the previous period in men

Dupuytren's disease without limitations or surgeryDupuytren's disease with limitations or surgery
N (total)nPer centOR (univariate analyses, 95% CI)OR (multivariate analysis logistic model, 95%CI)*nPer centOR (univariate analyses, 95% CI)OR (multivariate analysis logistic model, 95% CI)*
Age†100174964.951.01 (0.98 to 1.04)1.00 (0.97 to 1.04)3433.421.07 (1.03 to 1.11)1.07 (1.03 to 1.11)
Diabetes
 No85814054.72112873.3411
 Yes1436916.341.38 (1.09 to 1.74)1.41 (1.10 to 1.82)563.901.19 (0.89 to 1.60)1.18 (0.87 to 1.59)
Smoking habits (pack/day)‡
 Non-smoker (or former smoker)60552924.82111963.2411
 Smoker <126701324.941.03 (0.83 to 1.27)1.04 (0.83 to 1.30)973.631.13 (0.88 to 1.45)1.06 (0.81 to 1.37)
 Smoker ≥11246685.461.15 (0.88 to 1.51)1.06 (0.79 to 1.43)493.931.23 (0.90 to 1.70)1.04 (0.74 to 1.46)
Drinking habits (glass/day)‡
 <325511034.0411712.7811
 3 or 4 glasses of wine/beer48642645.431.37 (1.08 to 1.73)1.32 (1.03 to 1.68)1473.021.11 (0.83 to 1.47)1.09 (0.81 to 1.47)
 ≥5 glasses of wine/beer or ≥3 glasses of spirits25771254.851.24 (0.95 to 1.62)1.12 (0.84 to 1.50)1244.811.78 (1.32 to 2.40)1.71 (1.25 to 2.33)
Carrying loads (assessed in 2007), number of years of exposure
 No68123505.14112153.1611
 1–15 years1026484.680.91 (0.67 to 1.25)0.88 (0.63 to 1.22)414.001.27 (0.90 to 1.79)1.06 (0.73 to 1.52)
 >15 years1393614.380.86 (0.65 to 1.14)0.79 (0.56 to 1.09)684.881.56 (1.18 to 2.07)1.08 (0.76 to 1.52)
Climbing stairs (assessed in 2007), number of years of exposure
 No72813584.9212603.571
 1–15 years810425.191.05 (0.75 to 1.45)212.590.72 (0.46 to 1.13)
 >15 years1147585.061.03 (0.78 to 1.37)443.841.08 (0.78 to 1.50)
Manipulating vibrating tools (assessed in 2007), number of years of exposure
 No76303774.94112373.1111
 1–15 years772384.921.02 (0.72 to 1.43)1.05 (0.72 to 1.52)384.921.62 (1.14 to 2.30)1.56 (1.07 to 2.29)
 >15 years781405.121.07 (0.77 to 1.50)1.20 (0.81 to 1.78)486.152.05 (1.49 to 2.82)1.98 (1.34 to 2.91)
Carrying loads (assessed in 1989)
 No88884374.9213003.381
 Yes1129595.231.07 (0.81 to 1.42)433.811.14 (0.82 to 1.58)
Manipulating vibrating tools (assessed in 1989)
 No92784534.8813073.311
 Yes739435.821.23 (0.89 to 1.69)364.871.51 (1.06 to 2.16)
Computer work (assessed in 1989)
 No52702624.9711823.451
 Yes47472344.930.99 (0.83 to 1.19)1613.390.98 (0.79 to 1.22)
  • Data in italics: p<0.05.

  • *Model included all variables shown.

  • †Age as continuous variable and OR associated with an increase of one unit.

  • ‡Maximum consumption reached.