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Health Care, 2008). These patients were required to take a survey every 3 months for 2 years. There was also a subset of 40 people that did advanced interviews for the study. The study found that 24% of the participants had contact with social services which is on the low side, and that mainly woman that lived alone or had depression where the highest to have contact with social services. The study also found that people had a hard time accessing social services or had a negative experience and choose not to continue to access services. Reference Chronic Heart Failure. (n.d.). Retrieved from - [email protected] Using the research article selected for DQ 1, identify three key questions you will ask and answer when reading the research study and why these questions are important. When responding to peers, provide other questions and answers that could be considered in relation to the peers' studies. Three questions I would ask when reading this study are. What are the dependent and independent variables? The answer to this is the independent variable would be the people with CHF and the dependent variable would be social services. Social services contacting the patient or not contacting them decides the amount of care the patients receive. What is the unit of analysis? The unit of analysis is the people in the study with CHF and the care that they get depending on social services. What are the study’s results? The results of the study were low finding that only 24% had contact with social services. It was founded that social services had no way to prioritize people that have CHF. Reference: Chronic Heart Failure. (n.d.). Retrieved from - [email protected]
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