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Table 3 Associations between dioxin levels and Children’s Eating Behaviour Questionnaire scores in boys aged 3 years

From: Sex-specific effects of perinatal dioxin exposure on eating behavior in 3-year-old Vietnamese children

  FR EF DD EO FAPP
  Beta (95% CI) Beta (95% CI) Beta (95% CI) Beta (95% CI)  Beta (95% CI)
2,3,7,8-TetraCDD 0.063 (− 0.167, 0.292) 0.080 (− 0.154, 0.315) 0.047 (− 0.172, 0.266) 0.101 (− 0.126, 0.328) 0.101 (−0.125, 0.326)
1,2,3,7,8-PentaCDD 0.012 (− 0.204, 0.228) − 0.156 (− 0.374, 0.063) 0.119 (− 0.085, 0.323) 0.061 (− 0.152, 0.274) − 0.039 (− 0.250, 0.173)
1,2,3,4,7,8-HexaCDD − 0.059 (− 0.288, 0.171) − 0.186 (− 0.417, 0.046) −0.006 (− 0.224, 0.213) −0.002 (− 0.229, 0.225) − 0.110 (− 0.335, 0.114)
1,2,3,6,7,8-HexaCDD 0.031 (− 0.183, 0.246) −0.121 (− 0.339, 0.098) 0.012 (− 0.192, 0.217) − 0.033 (− 0.179, 0.246) −0.023 (− 0.234, 0.189)
1,2,3,7,8,9-HexaCDD 0.011 (− 0.194, 0.217) −0.159 (− 0.366, 0.048) 0.092 (− 0.103, 0.287) − 0.023 (− 0.226, 0.181) −0.068 (− 0.269, 0.134)
1,2,3,4,6,7,8-HeptaCDD 0.024 (−0.247, 0.199) − 0.049 (− 0.277, 0.180) −0.006 (− 0.219, 0.207) −0.151 (− 0.370, 0.068) −0.082 (− 0.301, 0.137)
OctaCDD 0.036 (−0.178, 0.250) −0.003 (− 0.221, 0.216) −0.029 (− 0.233, 0.174) −0.080 (− 0.291, 0.131) −0.007 (− 0.217, 0.203)
2,3,7,8-TetraCDF 0.084 (−0.115, 0.283) 0.028 (−0.176, 0.231) 0.013 (−0.177, 0.203) −0.044 (− 0.241, 0.153) 0.043 (− 0.152, 0.239)
1,2,3,7,8-PentaCDF −0.008 (− 0.204, 0.189) −0.118 (− 0.317, 0.081) −0.003 (− 0.190, 0.184) −0.124 (− 0.317, 0.069) 0.094 (− 0.286, 0.098)
2,3,4,7,8-PentaCDF −0.030 (− 0.248, 0.189) −0.152 (− 0.373, 0.069) 0.048 (− 0.159, 0.256) 0.028 (− 0.188, 0.244) −0.071 (− 0.285, 0.143)
1,2,3,4,7,8-HexaCDF −0.064 (− 0.263, 0.135) −0.162 (− 0.363, 0.039) − 0.007 (− 0.197, 0.182) 0.001 (− 0.198, 0.197) − 0.103 (− 0.298, 0.091)
1,2,3,6,7,8-HexaCDF − 0.067 (− 0.236, 0.163) − 0.158 (− 0.359, 0.043) 0.014 (− 0.176, 0.204) 0.018 (− 0.180, 0.215) − 0.081 (− 0.276, 0.115)
1,2,3,7,8,9-HexaCDF 0.053 (− 0.161, 0.266) − 0.216 (− 0.431, − 0.002)* 0.015 (− 0.098, 0.308) − 0.165 (− 0.374, 0.044) − 0.115 (− 0.324, 0.094)
2,3,4,6,7,8-HexaCDF − 0.158 (− 0.363, 0.048) − 0.121 (− 0.332, 0.090) − 0.013 (− 0.211, 0.185) − 0.042 (− 0.248, 0.164) −0.151 (− 0.353, 0.051)
1,2,3,4,6,7,8-HeptaCDF −0.079 (− 0.275, 0.118) −0.180 (− 0.378, 0.018) −0.040 (− 0.228, 0.147) −0.044 (− 0.239, 0.150) − 0.133 (− 0.325, 0.059)
1,2,3,4,7,8,9-HeptaCDF −0.090 (− 0.281, 0.100) − 0.204 (− 0.395, − 0.010)* −0.044 (− 0.226, 0.138) − 0.081 (− 0.270, 0.108) −0.161 (− 0.346, 0.024)
OctaCDF −0.250 (− 0.434, − 0.066)** −0.263 (− 0.451, − 0.080)** −0.003 (− 0.185, 0.179) − 0.151 (− 0.338, 0.035) −0.296 (− 0.474, − 0.120)**
TEQ-PCDDs 0.029 (− 0.197, 0.255) − 0.126 (− 0.356, 0.104) 0.096 (− 0.118, 0.311) 0.067 (− 0.156, 0.291) − 0.015 (− 0.237, 0.207)
TEQ-PCDFs − 0.045 (− 0.252, 0.161) − 0.166 (− 0.375, 0.043) 0.017 (− 0.180, 0.214) 0.012 (− 0.193, 0.217) − 0.091 (− 0.293, 0.112)
TEQ-PCDDs/Fs − 0.010 (− 0.232, 0.212) − 0.159 (− 0.384, 0.066) 0.063 (− 0.148, 0.274) 0.040 (− 0.179, 0.260) −0.059 (− 0.277, 0.159)
  1. Beta: Standardized regression coefficient controlling the following covariates: Location, maternal age, parity, maternal body mass index, maternal education, family income, gestational weeks at birth, and children’s age at the time of the survey
  2. CDD chlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin, CDF chlorinated dibenzofuran, CI confidence interval, DD desire to drink, EF enjoyment of food, EO emotional over-eating, FAPP food approach, FR food responsiveness, PCDD polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin, PCDF polychlorinated dibenzofuran, TEQ toxic equivalency
  3. The FAPP was calculated as FR + EF + DD + EO
  4. *p < 0.05; **p < 0.01