This is an opportunity for you to evaluate the effectiveness of inferential statistics in health care. Locate one of the following articles listed below* and answer the following questions:
What is the quantitative problem statement?
What is the quantitative purpose statement?
What are the quantitative research questions and hypotheses?
How was the data collected?
How was the data analyzed?
What was the benefit of using the selected statistical test?
What was the outcome of the study?
Ward, R. M., Popson, H. C. & DiPaolo D. G. (2010). Defining the Alpha Female: A Female Leadership Measure. Journal of Leadership & Organizational Studies, 17(3), 309–320.
Nowicka, P. Lanke, J., Pietrobelli, A., Apitzsch, E., & Flodmark, C. (2009). Sports camp with six months of support from a local sports club as a treatment for childhood obesity. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 37(8), 793–800.
Philips, N., Sioen, I., Michels, N., Sleddens, E., & De Henauw, S. (2014). The influence of parenting style on health related behavior of children: Findings from the ChiBS study. International Journal Of Behavioral Nutrition & Physical Activity, 11(1), 1–23. doi:10.1186/s12966-014-0095-y
Celik, S. (2013). A media comparison study on first aid instruction. Health Education Journal, 72(1), 95–101.