Table 5.

Effect of different activity patterns on ER+/PR+ carcinomas, MARIE study, Germany, 2002-2005

Leisure-time PA since age 50 y (tertiles)*
Low activity
Moderate activity
High activity
CasesControlsOR (95% CI)CasesControlsOR (95% CI)CasesControlsOR (95% CI)
Leisure-time PA during age 30-49 y (tertiles)Low activity5001,5101 [Reference]1644980.92 (0.75, 1.14)441550.79 (0.55, 1.13)
Moderate activity1464780.86 (0.70, 1.08)3851,2210.89 (0.76, 1.05)1545160.79 (0.64, 0.98)
High activity571820.91 (0.66, 1.26)1414610.86 (0.69, 1.07)4131,5480.75 (0.64, 0.88)
  • * Cut-offs for tertiles: 33 MET*h/wk, 60 MET*h/wk.

  • Cut-offs for tertiles: 31 MET*h/wk, 58 MET*h/wk.