Table 2

Percent dietary supplement users, HCP Impact Study compared to NHANES 1999–2000 and the CRN Consumer Confidence Survey 2007

HCP Impact

Study, Physicians

(n = 900)

HCP Impact

Study, Nurses

(n = 277)

NHANES,

1999–2000, Adults

(n = 4,862)

CRN Consumer

Confidence Survey, 2007

(n = 2,153)


Percent using dietary

supplements, overall

(regular, occasional, seasonal)

72%

89%

--

68%


Percent regular users

51%

59%

52% overall; 56% among

ages 40 to 60; 62% among

those with 12+ years education

52%


Dickinson et al. Nutrition Journal 2009 8:29   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-8-29

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