review Shively, MJ., Gardetto, N.J., Kodiath, M.F., Kelly, A., Smith, T.L., Stepnowsky, C., Maynard, C., & Larson, B.L. (2013). Effect of patient activation on self-management in patients with heart failure. Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 28(1), 20-34.
For your initial post, you will review the assigned study and answer the following questions:
Give an overview of the study and then answer the following additional questions.
- What is the study type?
- What threats to internal and external validity were noted? Are there others you think might be present that the author(s) didn’t describe?
- How did the researchers ensure that ethical research standards were followed