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Table 1 Description of questions on attitudes to (interest in and accept of) Functional Neurology and the scoring system in a survey of chiropractic students

From: Attitudes to functional neurology and some other ‘prescriptive’ chiropractic techniques and their associations with chiropractic conservatism: a cross-sectional survey of chiropractic students

Acceptance of and interest in Functional NeurologyAnswering possibilities
‘Acceptance’
Mrs. X brings her son, Julien 7 yrs. to consult you. She explains that Julien is hyperactive and that she has read on the Internet that chiropractors can detect and treat groups of dysfunctional neurons in the brain, which could improve his hyperactivity. Would you accept to treat this boy in this way?
Definitely notProbably notDon’t knowYes ProbablyYes, definitely
Answers indicating disagreement with the conceptAnswers indicating agreement with the concept
0 pt1 pt
‘Interest’
Would you like to learn (more) how to use Functional Neurology?
YesUnsureNo 
InterestedUninterested
1 pt0 pt
‘Interest’
Do you think this technique should be taught in chiropractic programmes?
Yes, mandatoryYes, as an elective onlyDon’t knowProbably notDefinitely not
InterestedUninterested
1 pt0 pt
‘Interest’
Do you think that this technique holds great promise for chiropractic?
Yes, definitelyYes probablyDon’t knowProbably notDefinitely not
InterestedUninterested
1 pt0 pt
‘Acceptance’
It is possible to examine the nervous system of young healthy people to detect groups of dysfunctional cerebral neurons.
Strongly disagreeSomewhat disagreeI don’t knowSomewhat agreeStrongly agree
DisagreementAgreement
0 pt1 pt