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Psychological responses, behavioral changes and public perceptions during the early phase of the COVID-19 outbreak in China: a population based cross-sectional survey

Mengcen Qian; Qianhui Wu; Peng Wu; Zhiyuan Hou; Yuxia Liang; Benjamin J. Cowling; Hongjie Yu;
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  • Published: 20 Feb 2020
  • Publisher: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Abstract
<jats:title>Abstract</jats:title><jats:sec><jats:title>Objective</jats:title><jats:p>To investigate psychological and behavioral responses to the threat of SARS-CoV-2 infections and their associations with public perceptions in China</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec><jats:title>Design</jats:title><jats:p>Cross sectional population-based telephone survey via random digital dialing between 1 and 10 February, 2020</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec><jats:title>Setting</jats:title><jats:p>Wuhan (the epicentre and quarantined city), and Shanghai (a typical major city with close transportation link with Wuhan)</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec><jats:title>Participants</jats:title><j...
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free text keywords: Logistic regression, Cross-sectional study, Confidence interval, Lower risk, Demography, Medicine, business.industry, business, Anxiety, medicine.symptom, Generalized anxiety disorder, medicine.disease, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Odds ratio
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1. Zhu N, Zhang D, Wang W, Li X, Yang B, Song J, et al. A Novel Coronavirus from Patients with Pneumonia in China, 2019. New England Journal of Medicine 2020; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2001017.

2. National Health Commission. Latest situation of new coronavirus pneumonia as of February 16 2020 (in Chinese); (http://www.nhc.gov.cn/xcs/yqfkdt/202002/18546da875d74445bb537ab014e7a1c6.sht ml.).

3. World Health Organization. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Report - 26. 2020; (https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/coronaviruse/situationreports/20200215-sitrep-26-covid-19.pdf?sfvrsn=a4cc6787_2.).

4. Lau JT, Yang X, Tsui H, Kim JH, et al. Monitoring community responses to the SARS epidemic in Hong Kong: form day 10 to day 62. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2003; 57(11): 864-870.

5. Brug J, Ar AR, Oenema A, de Zwart O, Richardus JH, Bishop GD. SARS risk perception, knowledge, precautions, and information sources, the Netherlands. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2004; 10(8): 1486-1489.

6. Wu P, Fang Y, Guan Z, Fan B, Kong J, Yao Z, et al. The psychological impact of the SARS epidemic on hospital employees in China: exposure, risk perception, and altruistic acceptance of risk. Can J Psychiatry 2009; 54(5): 302-311.

7. Rubin GJ, AmlÔ t R, Page L, Wessley S. Public perceptions, anxiety, and behaviour change in relation to the swine flu outbreak: cross sectional telephone survey. BMJ 2009; 339: b2651.

8. Yeung NCY, Lau JTF, Choi KC, Griffiths S. Population responses during the pandemic phase of the influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 Epidemic, Hong Kong, China. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2017; 23(5): 813-815. [OpenAIRE]

9. Bayham J, Kuminoff NV, Gunn Q, Fenichel EP. Measured voluntary avoidance behaviour during the 2009 A/H1N1 epidemic. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2015; 282(1818): 20150814.

10. Lau JT, Griffiths S, Choi KC, Tsui HY. Avoidance behaviors and negative psychological responses in the general population in the initial stage of the H1N1 pandemic in Hong Kong. BMC Infectious Diseases 2020; 10: 139.

11. Wang L, Cowing B, Wu P, Yu J, Li F, Zeng L, et al. Human exposure to live poultry and psychological and behavioral responses to influenza A(H7N9), China. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2014; 20(8): 1296-1305.

12. Wu P, Wang L, Cowling BJ, Yu J, Fang VJ, Li F, et al. Live poultry exposure and public response to influenza A(H7N9) in urban and rural China during two epidemic waves in 2013-2014. PLoS ONE 2015; 10(9): e0137831.

13. Wu P, Fang V, Liao Q, Ng DMW, Wu J, Leung GM, et al. Responses to threat of influenza A(H7N9) and support for live poultry markets, Hong Kong, 2003. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2014; 20(5): 882-886.

14. Cheng C, Tang CS. The psychology behind the masks: psychological responses to the severe acute respiratory syndrome outbreak in different regions. Asian Journal of Social Psychology 2004; 7: 3-7.

15. Vartti A-M, Oenema A, Schreck M, Uutela A, de Zwart O, Brug J, et al. SARS knowledge, perceptions, and behaviors: a comparison between Finns and the Dutch during the SARS outbreak in 2003. Int J Behav Med 2009; 16:41-18. [OpenAIRE]

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Abstract
<jats:title>Abstract</jats:title><jats:sec><jats:title>Objective</jats:title><jats:p>To investigate psychological and behavioral responses to the threat of SARS-CoV-2 infections and their associations with public perceptions in China</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec><jats:title>Design</jats:title><jats:p>Cross sectional population-based telephone survey via random digital dialing between 1 and 10 February, 2020</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec><jats:title>Setting</jats:title><jats:p>Wuhan (the epicentre and quarantined city), and Shanghai (a typical major city with close transportation link with Wuhan)</jats:p></jats:sec><jats:sec><jats:title>Participants</jats:title><j...
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free text keywords: Logistic regression, Cross-sectional study, Confidence interval, Lower risk, Demography, Medicine, business.industry, business, Anxiety, medicine.symptom, Generalized anxiety disorder, medicine.disease, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Odds ratio
Related Organizations
Communities
COVID-19
Download fromView all 2 versions
medRxiv
Preprint . 2020
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Other literature type . 2020
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28 references, page 1 of 2

1. Zhu N, Zhang D, Wang W, Li X, Yang B, Song J, et al. A Novel Coronavirus from Patients with Pneumonia in China, 2019. New England Journal of Medicine 2020; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2001017.

2. National Health Commission. Latest situation of new coronavirus pneumonia as of February 16 2020 (in Chinese); (http://www.nhc.gov.cn/xcs/yqfkdt/202002/18546da875d74445bb537ab014e7a1c6.sht ml.).

3. World Health Organization. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Report - 26. 2020; (https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/coronaviruse/situationreports/20200215-sitrep-26-covid-19.pdf?sfvrsn=a4cc6787_2.).

4. Lau JT, Yang X, Tsui H, Kim JH, et al. Monitoring community responses to the SARS epidemic in Hong Kong: form day 10 to day 62. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health 2003; 57(11): 864-870.

5. Brug J, Ar AR, Oenema A, de Zwart O, Richardus JH, Bishop GD. SARS risk perception, knowledge, precautions, and information sources, the Netherlands. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2004; 10(8): 1486-1489.

6. Wu P, Fang Y, Guan Z, Fan B, Kong J, Yao Z, et al. The psychological impact of the SARS epidemic on hospital employees in China: exposure, risk perception, and altruistic acceptance of risk. Can J Psychiatry 2009; 54(5): 302-311.

7. Rubin GJ, AmlÔ t R, Page L, Wessley S. Public perceptions, anxiety, and behaviour change in relation to the swine flu outbreak: cross sectional telephone survey. BMJ 2009; 339: b2651.

8. Yeung NCY, Lau JTF, Choi KC, Griffiths S. Population responses during the pandemic phase of the influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 Epidemic, Hong Kong, China. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2017; 23(5): 813-815. [OpenAIRE]

9. Bayham J, Kuminoff NV, Gunn Q, Fenichel EP. Measured voluntary avoidance behaviour during the 2009 A/H1N1 epidemic. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2015; 282(1818): 20150814.

10. Lau JT, Griffiths S, Choi KC, Tsui HY. Avoidance behaviors and negative psychological responses in the general population in the initial stage of the H1N1 pandemic in Hong Kong. BMC Infectious Diseases 2020; 10: 139.

11. Wang L, Cowing B, Wu P, Yu J, Li F, Zeng L, et al. Human exposure to live poultry and psychological and behavioral responses to influenza A(H7N9), China. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2014; 20(8): 1296-1305.

12. Wu P, Wang L, Cowling BJ, Yu J, Fang VJ, Li F, et al. Live poultry exposure and public response to influenza A(H7N9) in urban and rural China during two epidemic waves in 2013-2014. PLoS ONE 2015; 10(9): e0137831.

13. Wu P, Fang V, Liao Q, Ng DMW, Wu J, Leung GM, et al. Responses to threat of influenza A(H7N9) and support for live poultry markets, Hong Kong, 2003. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2014; 20(5): 882-886.

14. Cheng C, Tang CS. The psychology behind the masks: psychological responses to the severe acute respiratory syndrome outbreak in different regions. Asian Journal of Social Psychology 2004; 7: 3-7.

15. Vartti A-M, Oenema A, Schreck M, Uutela A, de Zwart O, Brug J, et al. SARS knowledge, perceptions, and behaviors: a comparison between Finns and the Dutch during the SARS outbreak in 2003. Int J Behav Med 2009; 16:41-18. [OpenAIRE]

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