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Year : 2020  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 206-208

Assessment of aggressiveness amongst young adults during COVID-19 Lockdown, Tamil Nadu, India


1 B.Sc Nursing 3rd Year Student, Mental Health Nursing, Chettinad College of Nursing, Chettinad Academy of Research and Education, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Professor, Mental Health Nursing, Chettinad College of Nursing, Chettinad Academy of Research and Education, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Mrs. Rogina J S. Savarimuthu
Professor and HOD, Mental Health Nursing Department, Chettinnad College of Nursing, Chettinad Academy of Research and Education, Chennai
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/IJCN.IJCN_88_20

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COVID-19 is a pandemic disease caused by coronaviruses. Feelings of frustration and agitation have increased aggression, trauma and violence due to lockdown. An e-survey was conducted to assess aggressiveness amongst young adults during lockdown in Tamil Nadu, India. The objectives were (1) to assess aggression amongst young adults during lockdown and (2) to associate aggression amongst young adults during lockdown with their demographic variables. Majority of the respondents reported moderate aggression and moderate level of physical aggression, verbal aggression, anger and hostility. Type of stay was found to be significantly associated with aggression in general and physical aggression in specific. Quality family time was found to be significantly associated with verbal aggression. Family type was found to be significantly associated with hostility.


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