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Table 5 Adjusted odds ratio and its corresponding 95% confidence intervals of having breast cancer by dining out patterns (fast food)

From: Relationship between Chinese medicine dietary patterns and the incidence of breast cancer in Chinese women in Hong Kong: a retrospective cross-sectional survey

  Controls n = 202 Cases n = 202 Adjusted OR 95% CI P value
Breakfast
 0–1 times per week 113 81 1.00 Reference  
 2–3 times per week 39 34 1.22 0.71–2.09 0.479
 4–5 times per week 19 30 2.20 1.16–4.18 0.015*
 6–7 times per week 31 56 2.52 1.49–4.25 <0.001*
Lunch
 0–1 times per week 68 40 1.00 Reference  
 2–3 times per week 56 59 1.70 0.99–2.91 0.053
 4–5 times per week 31 44 3.24 1.80–5.80 <0.001*
 6–7 times per week 47 59 2.13 1.24–3.69 0.006*
  1. Adjusted for age and body mass index (BMI)
  2. * The P value was <0.05, indicating a statistically significant between-group difference