Rev Colomb Psiquiatr (Engl Ed) 2021 Jul-Sep;50(3):189-198
Department of Neuropsychiatry, Cayetano Heredia Hospital, San Martin de Porres, Lima, Peru.
Background: The aim of the study is to compare the emotional effects of COVID-19 among three different groups, namely: health personnel, medical students, and a sample of the general population.
Methods: 375 participants were recruited for this study, of which 125 were medical students (preclinical studies, 59; clinical studies, 66), 125 were health personnel (COVID-19 frontline personnel, 59; personnel not related with COVID-19, 66), and 125 belonged to the general population. The PHQ-9, GAD-7, and CPDI scales were used to assess the emotional impact. Read More