Nursing Research

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·   Find a chart or graph related to the healthcare field to complete this assignment. The chart of graph should be related to an article or other supporting documentation. ·Respond to the following questions in bullet format. Use complete sentences. o  Identify the type of chart or graph and what this type of chart or graph is usually used to depict. Examples are pie charts shows portion of the whole and line charts shows trends over time. o   Was the proper chart or graph used to present this data? Why or why not? o   Was this the best way to display the data? What other types of graphs could have been used? o   Is the scope and scale of the graph appropriate? Why or why not? o   Does the chart or graph support the findings in the article? Why or why not? ·   Submit a copy of the chart or graph with your assignment. References

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