Table 4.

Association of Day Care With Other Risk Factors, All Ages, Case-patients and Control Subjects Combined

CharacteristicRecent Day Care AttendanceP
Value*
Yes
(n = 169)
No
(n = 279)
At least one recent ear infection46%24%<.001
At least one recent course of antibiotics32%10%<.001
Current breastfeeding3%13%.003
Black race33%37%.365
Household income <$30 000/y53%63%.067
  • * Adjusted for age.