The relationship on health education against anxiety concerning COVID-19 transmission
Keywords:anxiety and COVID-19, education, elderly, health, transmission
Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) is a type of virus that is transmitted from human to human and directly attacks the respiratory system. This virus is a pandemic, a severe world problem because it is increasing every day. Attacking everyone regardless of age, gender, or nationality. The rapid increase and the increasing number of cases of death due to COVID-19 have had a negative impact in every aspect of life with changes in new habits both from an economic, social, religious, and psychological perspective. From a psychological perspective, mental anxiety and stress can affect health, especially vulnerable groups such as children and the elderly. This study To determine the relationship between health education and elderly anxiety about the transmission of COVID-19 in Pappolo Village, the working area of ??the Blue Puskesmas, Bone Regency. This study used a one-group quasi-experimental research design—pretest-posttest. The sample was 150 respondents. The sampling was purposive, and the data were collected utilizing a questionnaire. The data were analyzed using the SPSS version 23 statistics and univariate and bivariate analysis with t – dependent or T Paired statistical tests and presented in the form of a frequency distribution table.
Anjarini, A. D. (2018). The Effect of Health Education on Family Anxiety. Stikes Bakti Husada Mulia Madiun.
Annisa, D. F., & Ifdil, I. (2016). Konsep kecemasan (anxiety) pada lanjut usia (lansia). Konselor, 5(2), 93-99.
Asmundson, G. J., Paluszek, M. M., Landry, C. A., Rachor, G. S., McKay, D., & Taylor, S. (2020). Do pre-existing anxiety-related and mood disorders differentially impact COVID-19 stress responses and coping?. Journal of anxiety disorders, 74, 102271. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.janxdis.2020.102271
Balkhi, F., Nasir, A., Zehra, A., & Riaz, R. (2020). Psychological and Behavioral Response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. Cureus, 12(5).
Bergman, Y. S., Cohen-Fridel, S., Shrira, A., Bodner, E., & Palgi, Y. (2020). COVID-19 health worries and anxiety symptoms among older adults: the moderating role of ageism. International psychogeriatrics, 1-5.
Dai, N.F. (2020). Community Stigma against the Covid-19 Pandemic. National Proceedings of Covid-19, 66-73.
Datta, C., & Tiwari, P. (2016). Impact of environmental degradation on human health. International research journal of management, IT and social sciences, 3(1), 1-6.
Fullana, M. A., Hidalgo-Mazzei, D., Vieta, E., & Radua, J. (2020). Coping behaviors associated with decreased anxiety and depressive symptoms during the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown. Journal of Affective Disorders, 275, 80-81. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.06.027
Gumantan, A., Mahfud, I., & Yuliandra, R. (2020). A person's level of anxiety about the implementation of the new normal and knowledge of body immunity. Sport science and education journal, 1(2).
Huang, Y., & Zhao, N. (2020). Generalized anxiety disorder, depressive symptoms and sleep quality during COVID-19 outbreak in China: a web-based cross-sectional survey. Psychiatry research, 112954. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2020.112954
Ilpaj, S. M., & Nurwati, N. (2020). Analysis of the Effect of Death Rates Due to Covid-19 on Mental Health in Indonesia. Focus: Journal of Social Work, 3(1), 16-28.
Jaji, J. (2020). The Effect of Health Education with Leafletter Media on Citizen Knowledge in Preventing Covid Transmission 19. Paper presented at the Proceeding of the National Nursing Seminar.
Kistan, K., & Musni, M. (2020). The relationship between knowledge, attitude, and readiness of the academic community in Covid-19 spread prevention: Batari Toja Nursing Academy, Watampone. International journal of health & medical sciences, 3(1), 72-78.
Li, W., Liao, J., Li, Q., Baskota, M., Wang, X., Tang, Y., ... & Fukuoka, T. (2020). Public health education for parents during the outbreak of COVID-19: a rapid review. Annals of translational medicine, 8(10).
Mann, F. D., Krueger, R. F., & Vohs, K. D. (2020). Personal economic anxiety in response to COVID-19. Personality and Individual Differences, 167, 110233. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2020.110233
Mazza, M. G., De Lorenzo, R., Conte, C., Poletti, S., Vai, B., Bollettini, I., ... & Benedetti, F. (2020). Anxiety and depression in COVID-19 survivors: Role of inflammatory and clinical predictors. Brain, behavior, and immunity, 89, 594-600. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbi.2020.07.037
Ministry of Health. (2020). Corona Disease Virus Update.
Suryani, A., & Rosyid, F. N. (2016). The Relationship Between Anxiety Level and Quality of Life of the Elderly at the Wredha Bhakti Bhakti Pajang Surakarta (Doctoral dissertation, Muhammadiyah University of Surakarta).
Thakur, V., & Jain, A. (2020). COVID 2019-suicides: A global psychological pandemic. Brain, behavior, and immunity.
WHO. (2020).Corona Virus Disease Update.
How to Cite
Copyright (c) 2020 International journal of health sciences
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
Articles published in the International Journal of Health Sciences (IJHS) are available under Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives Licence (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). Authors retain copyright in their work and grant IJHS right of first publication under CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles in this journal, and to use them for any other lawful purpose.
Articles published in IJHS can be copied, communicated and shared in their published form for non-commercial purposes provided full attribution is given to the author and the journal. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgment of its initial publication in this journal.
This copyright notice applies to articles published in IJHS volumes 4 onwards. Please read about the copyright notices for previous volumes under Journal History.