Psychological Distress and COVID-19-Related Stressors Reported in a Longitudinal Cohort of US Adults in April and July 2020

JAMA. 2020 Dec 22;324(24):2555-2557. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.21231.


This study uses national survey data to compare self-reported psychological distress among US adults in April and July 2020 by demographic and stressor type subgroups.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • COVID-19 / psychology*
  • Humans
  • Longitudinal Studies
  • Psychological Distress*
  • Stress, Psychological / epidemiology*
  • Surveys and Questionnaires
  • United States
  • Young Adult