Fear, anger, and media-induced trauma during the outbreak of COVID-19 in the Czech Republic.

@article{Trnka2020FearAA,
  title={Fear, anger, and media-induced trauma during the outbreak of COVID-19 in the Czech Republic.},
  author={Radek Trnka and Radmila Lorencova},
  journal={Psychological trauma : theory, research, practice and policy},
  year={2020}
}
  • Radek Trnka, Radmila Lorencova
  • Published 2020
  • Medicine
  • Psychological trauma : theory, research, practice and policy
  • Fear, anger and hopelessness were the most frequent traumatic emotional responses in the general public during the first stage of outbreak of the COVID-19 epidemic in the Czech Republic (N = 1,000). The four most frequent categories of fear were determined: (a) fear of the negative impact on household finances, (b) fear of the negative impact on the household finances of significant others, (c) fear of the unavailability of health care, and (d) fear of an insufficient food supply. The… CONTINUE READING

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