The deep impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on medical students: An online cross-sectional study evaluating Turkish students' anxiety


Kuman Tunçel Ö. , Taşbakan S. E. , Gökengin D., Erdem H. A. , Yamazhan T. , Sipahi O. R. , ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.75, no.6, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 75 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ijcp.14139
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE

Abstract

Aim Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) changed the delivery of medical education in Turkey by moving to an emergency remote teaching system and led to many challenges for future doctors. In this study, we aimed to explore the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on medical students, to assess their anxiety level and their main anxiety sources related to this pandemic.