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Table 4 Sensitivity analyses

From: Prenatal cadmium exposure is associated with shorter leukocyte telomere length in Chinese newborns

  n Percentage change(%)* (95% CI) P value
Overall 410 − 6.83 (− 11.44, − 1.97) 0.006
Excluding hypertension disorders in pregnancy 398 − 6.92 (− 11.60, − 1.98) 0.006
Excluding gestational diabetes mellitus 369 − 6.54 (− 11.52, − 1.28) 0.015
  1. Models’ adjustments are according to model C in Table 3. *Estimates are percentage changes of relative cord blood TL of per doubling of urinary cadmium concentration