May 28, 2024

Iscuk

International Student Club UK

Mental health responses to the COVID-19 pandemic: a latent class trajectory analysis using longitudinal UK data

Introduction

Marked declines in population mental health were observed in several countries after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. In eight countries (China, Spain, Italy, Iran, USA, Turkey, Nepal, and Denmark), relatively high rates of anxiety disorder, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, psychological distress, and stress have been reported since the start of the pandemic.

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