Table 3

Physicians Do Not Feel Well Prepared

Primary Care Physicians, %Cardiologists, %
Preparedness to assess female patients’ risks
 Extremely well prepared2242
 Very well prepared4240
 Somewhat well prepared3117
 Not too well prepared41
 Not at all prepared1
Medical school preparation to assess female patients’ risks
 Extremely well1328
 Very well3631
 Somewhat well3622
 Not too well1315
 Not at all22
 Not sure2
Physician awareness of the ASCVD Risk Calculator
 Yes, I am currently using it4453
 Used it previously, but not currently using it2430
 Have never used it3115
 Not sure12

ASCVD = atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.