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.
The article of choice is one that seeks to predict the perceived risks of diabetes and heart attack among community-dwelling Caucasian, Filipino, Korean and Latino Americans. According to Fukuoka et al. (2015), this study applies a cross-sectional survey as its methodology. The study is thus not experimental. However, this study applies a quantitative research design. This is since it applies statistical inferences concerning the population of interest. Statistical inferences applied in this study include the mean and percentages thus indicating that it is a quantitative study. The various populations groups included in the study including the Filipino, Caucasian, Latino and Korean further demonstrate application of a cross-sectional survey.
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