Table 5

Pooled POR of asbestos exposure and GSTM1 genotype, by smoking and gender (analysis based on cases series only)

CasesPORa (95% CI)b
Tobacco smoking (Pack-years)
 0–4570.4 (0.1–2.4)
 5–272041.9 (0.9–4.1)
 28–452910.9 (0.5–1.7)
 ≥463171.4 (0.8–2.5)
Gender
 Male6731.1 (0.7–1.6)
  • a POR adjusted for gender, age, and study.

  • b 95% CI.