Mental health and associated factors in the general population of Latvia during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Description

The goal of the study was to assess mental health, socio-psychological and behavioural aspects in the representative sample of Latvian general population in online survey, and to identify vulnerable groups during COVID-19 pandemic and develop future recommendations. The study was carried out from 6 to 27 July 2020 and was attributable to the period of emergency state from 11 March to 10 June 2020. The protocol included demographic data and also data pertaining to general health, previous self-reported psychiatric history, symptoms of anxiety, clinically significant depression and suicidality, as well as a quality of sleep, sex, family relationships, finance, eating and exercising and religion/spirituality, and their changes during the pandemic. The Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression scale was used to determine the presence of distress or depression, the Risk Assessment of Suicidality Scale was used to assess suicidal behaviour, current symptoms of anxiety were assessed by the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory form Y. (2021-02-04)
Date made available9 Feb 2021
PublisherRiga Stradins University
Date of data production1 Jul 2020 - 31 Jul 2020

Field of Science

  • 3.3 Health sciences

Keywords

  • COVID-19
  • pandemic
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • suicidality
  • mental health
  • Latvia
  • Results of the COVID-19 mental health international for the general population (COMET-G) study

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  • Depression, distress and their association with patterns of psychoactive substance use during the COVID-19 emergency state in Latvia

    Vrublevska, J., Sibalova, A., Aleskere, I., Rezgale, B., Smirnova, D., Fountoulakis, K. & Rancans, E., Apr 2021, In: European Psychiatry. 64, S1, p. S244-S244

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  • Factors Related to COVID-19 Preventive Behaviors: A Structural Equation Model

    Šuriņa, S., Martinsone, K., Perepjolkina, V., Kolesnikova, J., Vainik, U., Ruža, A., Vrublevska, J., Smirnova, D., Fountoulakis, K. N. & Rancans, E., 5 Jul 2021, In: Frontiers in Psychology. 12, 676521.

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