- Go to the online library and find a recent (no older than 3 years) article reporting the results of a nursing or health research study in which REGRESSION analysis is used (try using health research and correlation as search terms).
- Post the reference using APA format at the top of your response and then provide a BRIEF 1 paragraph summary of the study.

*click here for more information on this paper* - Identify the null hypothesis and alternative hypotheses (you will need to write the null in your own words as this is not provided in most research reports).
- Share the regression analysis statistic that is reported (linear regression, multiple regression, hierarchical, stepwise, etc.).
- Address the type of data required and whether assumptions of the test were met.
- Briefly discuss whether the finding in your study is statistically significant and what this means.
- Respond to your peers’ by discussing the possible implications of their posted study.
- Requires APA and at least 3 citations for this post

Post 2

- Create an example of an imaginary quantitative nursing study you would design that would use regression analysis.
- Describe two methods for selecting variables into a regression equation for your imaginary study, and the rationale for using those methods.
- Participation: Respond to at least two classmates’ postings with thoughtful feedback/suggestions illustrating critical analysis and application of assigned Readings.

- Requires APA and at least 3 citations for this post

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