Table 1.

Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health (CATCH) Ancillary Study: Physician Survey Response (Sample = 179)

Ineligible
 Physician no longer at clinic where child was seen17
 Records no longer at clinic where child was seen2
 Retired/no longer seeing patients9
 Physician/clinic did not see child as patient6
Eligible
 Completed interviews (8 of these were “second interviews” completed by physicians who saw more  than one CATCH child; child data completed, personal opinions were not duplicated)117
 Physician did not see child for cholesterol8
 Not reached6
 Refused12
 Written consent required, consent form not returned by parents2
Total eligible145
Response rate (117 of 145)80.7%