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Early Psychological Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Brazil: A National Survey

Juliana Alvares Duarte Bonini Campos; Bianca Gonzalez Martins; Lucas Arrais Campos; João Maroco; Rayya A. Saadiq; Rodrigo Ruano;
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  • Published: 15 Sep 2020 Journal: Journal of Clinical Medicine, volume 9, issue 9 (eissn: 2077-0383, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: MDPI
  • Country: Portugal
Background: Isolation measures used to contain epidemics generate social interaction restrictions and impose changes in routines of the public that increase negative psychological outcomes. Anxiety and depression are the most common symptoms. Objective: To evaluate the mental health of the Brazilian population during the SARs-CoV-2 pandemic and its relationship with demographic and health characteristics. Methods: Adults from all Brazilian States participated (n = 12,196
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