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Table 1 Summary of results from questionnaire

From: Responses to a GP survey: current controversies in diet and cardiovascular disease

Questions Agree Disagree Not sure
 1. Diet is unimportant for patients on statins 3 (2.8%) 105 (97.2%) 0 (0%)
 2. Omega-3 relevant to cardiac events 24 (22.2%) 40 (37%) 44 (40.7%)
 3. LDL more important than HDL 49 (45.4%) 42 (38.9%) 17 (15.7%)
 4. Dietary saturated fat safe 18 (16.7%) 57 (52.8%) 33 (30.6%)
 5. Endothelial dysfunction and dyslipidaemia 80 (74.1%) 3 (2.8%) 26 (24.1%)
 6. NAFLD major risk factor for CVD 77 (71.3%) 6 (5.6%) 26 (24.1%)
 7. Dietary carbohydrates neutral for CVD 11 (10.2%) 84 (77.8%) 13 (12%)