People who have passed through severe Covid-19 often experience mental disorders associated with anxiety and stress. More than half experience sign of PTSD, anxiety, insomnia and depression.
Of the 402 patients who were monitored after they were treated for the virus, 55% were found to have at least one psychiatric condition, according to experts at San Raffaele Hospital in Milan. 28 percent have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), 31 percent depression, and 42 percent anxiety.
The researchers anticipate that a major outbreak of mental disorders will follow after Covid-19