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2022 Feb 03

J Trop Pediatr



Anxiety in Paediatric Patients Diagnosed with COVID-19 and the Affecting Factors.


Solmaz A, Karataş H, Ercan T M F, Erat T, Solmaz F, Kandemir H
J Trop Pediatr. 2022 Feb 03; 68(2).
PMID: 35238388.


Children may be greatly affected by events that increase stress in individuals in general and are reported as the vulnerable groups during the coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19) pandemic. But most of the studies in the literature investigating the mental effects of the pandemic on children were conducted with healthy children and limited study has evaluated the effect on children diagnosed with COVID-19. The aim of this study is to determine the anxiety level in paediatric patients diagnosed with COVID-19 and the affecting factors.