Class 5 Week 2 DQ.docx - Select a research article other than the articles from your assignments from the GCU library Provide an overview of the study

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Select a research article, other than the articles from your assignments, from the GCU library. Provide an overview of the study and describe the strategy that was used to select the sample from the population. Evaluate the effectiveness of the sampling method selected. Provide support for your answer. Include the article title and permalink in your post. I choose the article “Chronic Heart Failure” from Research Digest. The focus of the article was on three areas of care for patients that have CHF. The area I’m going to focus on in this paper is the social service provision for elderly people that have CHF. This gave the patients view of social service provisions in the UK and how social service was interacting with the patients. The baseline sample comprised 542 people aged over 60 years with heart failure stages II – IV (New York Heart Association classification). They were recruited from GP practices in four demographically different regions of the UK” (Primary Health Care, 2008). These patients were required to take a survey every 3 months for 2 years. There was
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