Published on in Vol 8, No 2 (2021): February

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Factors Influencing Depression and Mental Distress Related to COVID-19 Among University Students in China: Online Cross-sectional Mediation Study

Factors Influencing Depression and Mental Distress Related to COVID-19 Among University Students in China: Online Cross-sectional Mediation Study

Factors Influencing Depression and Mental Distress Related to COVID-19 Among University Students in China: Online Cross-sectional Mediation Study


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Yürüyen Kılıç H, Dursun I, Tumer Kabadayi E. Perspectives on Stress and Wellness Management in Times of Crisis. View