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Table 2 Reported method of CHD global risk assessment among physicians who use CHD risk assessment (N = 358)

From: Use of global coronary heart disease risk assessment in practice: a cross-sectional survey of a sample of U.S. physicians

  All, % Family physicians, % General internists, % Cardiologists, % P- Value*
Paper chart (n = 96) 27.0 22.8 25.7 32.3 0.18
Web-based (n = 117) 32.9 29.5 40.5 32.3 0.12
Non-web-based computer program (n = 23) 6.2 3.4 8.1 8.3 0.01
Program on a personal digital assistant (n = 94) 26.1 34.9 18.9 20.3 0.02
Other (n = 28) 7.9 9.4 6.8 6.8 0.09
  1. * Overall P-value based on Pearson's Chi square test for significance between specialty groups