RN 2003 Jul;66(7):48-9
Edgewood College, Madison, Wis., USA.
Front Sociol 2020 20;5:61. Epub 2020 Aug 20.
Department IV, University of Trier, Trier, Germany.
In a survey among 250 subjects recruited at a German university and predominantly university students, we elicit opinions about social distancing, i. e., the necessity to keep away from other people to slow down the speed of the ongoing SARS-CoV-2 epidemics. Read More
AEM Educ Train 2021 Apr 1;5(2):e10487. Epub 2020 Jul 1.
and the Department of Emergency Medicine University of Washington Seattle WA USA.
Objectives: Residency directors in emergency medicine (EM) have been placing increased value on the Standardized Letter of Evaluation to evaluate the escalating numbers of residency applications received each year. This has placed added significance on EM away rotations (ARs). We sought to determine the overall availability of ARs in EM. Read More
World Neurosurg 2021 Apr 5. Epub 2021 Apr 5.
The Ohio State University, Dept. of Orthopaedics. Electronic address:
Objective: Although studies have evaluated the economic burden to medical students desiring a neurosurgery residency broadly, a detailed breakdown of costs has not been reported. Given that the Association of American Medical Colleges and Society of Neurological Surgeons have recommended neurosurgery residency programs for the 2021 residency application cycle cancel away rotations and in-person interviews, our objective was to evaluate cost savings to medical students applying during this time and the implications.Methods: Utilizing the 2019-2020 Texas STAR Dashboard database, we queried responses from neurosurgery residency applicants. Read More
Health Soc Care Community 2021 Apr 6. Epub 2021 Apr 6.
Psychology Laboratory, Department of Social and Behavioural Sciences, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
This study aimed to establish a new COVID-19 Fear (Higher Education) scale to investigate the relationship between fear and generalised anxiety symptoms among Chinese students in mainland China, Hong Kong, and other countries. 219 Chinese university students studying in universities in mainland China (n = 76, 34.7%), Hong Kong (n = 66, 30. Read More
BMC Psychol 2021 Apr 6;9(1):53. Epub 2021 Apr 6.
Doctoral School of Health Sciences, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary.
Background: In the case of people who carry an increased number of anxiety traits and maladaptive coping strategies, psychosocial stressors may further increase the level of perceived stress they experience. In our research study, we aimed to examine the levels of perceived stress and health anxiety as well as coping styles among university students amid the COVID-19 pandemic.Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted using an online-based survey at the University of Debrecen during the official lockdown in Hungary when dormitories were closed, and teaching was conducted remotely. Read More