Essay 5: Health care utilization by immigrants
Song, H., Han, H., Lee, J., Kim, J, Kim, K.B., Ryu, J.P., & Kim, M. (2010). Does access to care still affect health care utilization by immigrants? Testing of an empirical explanatory model of health care utilization by Korean American immigrants with high blood pressure. Journal of Immigrant Minority Health, 12, 513-519.
What research question did the authors set out to answer?
What research hypothesis was tested in this study?
What study design was employed in the study? What (if any) type of bias is inherent to this design?
Summarize the univariate findings displayed in Table 1.
Summarize the bivariate findings reported in Table 2.
What limitations were noted with regard to the study’s findings and conclusions?