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IHP 525 Milestone Three Table For this milestone, in order to explore your health question you are investigating, you need to plan what descriptive statistics and statistical test you will need to run, as well as what graph you will need to create. Step 1: Complete the table below in which you will propose the calculations and graph(s) you will need to perform to answer the health question you are investigating. Question: Answer: What is your health (research) question? The health question is how does one’s gender, age and BMI affect the length of stay in a hospital for patients who have had a MI? What is the corresponding null and alternative hypotheses? The Null Hypothesis is – H0:u < . Our null hypothesis is does one’s gender age, BMI influence how long they are in the hospital. The Alternative Hypothesis – H1: u > The length of a hospital stay for a MI patient is affected by their gender, age or BMI. List the descriptive statistics you will compute, using which variable(s), to help answer your health question.