Published on in Vol 22 , No 5 (2020) :May

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Impact of Online Information on Self-Isolation Intention During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-Sectional Study

Impact of Online Information on Self-Isolation Intention During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-Sectional Study

Impact of Online Information on Self-Isolation Intention During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-Sectional Study

Authors of this article:

Ali Farooq 1 Author Orcid Image ;   Samuli Laato 1 Author Orcid Image ;   A K M Najmul Islam 1 Author Orcid Image


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Çetin M. Global Perspectives on Change Management and Leadership in the Post-COVID-19 Era. View
  2. Wright K. Communicating Science in Times of Crisis. View
  3. Unal G. Mental Health Effects of COVID-19. View
  4. Amin Z, Mohamad Ali N, Smeaton A. Human-Computer Interaction. Design and User Experience Case Studies. View
  5. Özkent Y. Handbook of Research on Digital Citizenship and Management During Crises. View
  6. Akturan U, Erşen D, Bilgin F. Handbook of Research on Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Threats and Impacts of Pandemics. View
  7. Shekar S, Aravantagi A. Anxiety, Uncertainty, and Resilience During the Pandemic Period - Anthropological and Psychological Perspectives. View
  8. Kothambikar A. Vermittlerrolle der sozialen Medien für das psychische Wohlbefinden von Jugendlichen. View
  9. Jokić-Begić N, Bagarić B. Handbook of Research on Cyberchondria, Health Literacy, and the Role of Media in Society’s Perception of Medical Information. View
  10. Palos-Sanchez P, Martinez R, García-Ordaz M, López García J. Advances in Digital Marketing and eCommerce. View
  11. Kaur P, Giri M, Kaur R, Sharma A, Bhan M. Rising Threats in Expert Applications and Solutions. View
  12. Senft T, Greenfield S. Managing Infodemics in the 21st Century. View