Mental Health Disorders Related to COVID-19-Related Deaths

JAMA

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What The Article Says: This devastating pandemic has affected nearly ev- ery aspect of daily life. While nations struggle to man- age the initial waves of the death and disruption asso- ciated with the pandemic, accumulating evidence indicates another “second wave” is building: rising rates of mental health and substance use disorders.

Authors: Charles R. Marmar, M.D., of the NYU Langone Medical Center in New York, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jama.2020.19632)

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