Published on in Vol 23, No 6 (2021): June

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/26368, first published .
Public Interest in Immunity and the Justification for Intervention in the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Analysis of Google Trends Data

Public Interest in Immunity and the Justification for Intervention in the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Analysis of Google Trends Data

Public Interest in Immunity and the Justification for Intervention in the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Analysis of Google Trends Data

Jinhee Lee 1*, MD;  Yunna Kwan 1, 2*, MA;  Jun Young Lee 3, MD;  Jae Il Shin 4, MD;  Keum Hwa Lee 4, MD;  Sung Hwi Hong 4, MD;  Young Joo Han 5, MD;  Andreas Kronbichler 6, MD;  Lee Smith 7, PhD;  Ai Koyanagi 8, 9, PhD;  Louis Jacob 8, 10, MD;  SungWon Choi 2, PhD;  Ramy Abou Ghayda 11, 12, PhD;  Myung-Bae Park 13, PhD

1 Department of Psychiatry, Yonsei University Wonju College of Medicine , Wonju , KR

2 Department of Psychology, Duksung Women’s University , Seoul , KR

3 Department of Nephrology, Yonsei University Wonju College of Medicine , Wonju , KR

4 Department of Pediatrics, Yonsei University College of Medicine , Seoul , KR

5 Department of Pediatrics, Samsung Changwon Hospital, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Changwon , KR

6 Department of Internal Medicine IV, Nephrology and Hypertension, Medical University Innsbruck , Innsbruck , AT

7 The Cambridge Centre for Sport and Exercise Sciences, Anglia Ruskin University , Cambridge , GB

8 Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu/Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Salud Mental, Universitat de Barcelona , Barcelona , ES

9 Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies , Barcelona , ES

10 Faculty of Medicine, University of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines , Paris , FR

11 Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health , Boston, MA, US

12 Urology Institute, University Hospitals, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, US

13 Department of Gerontology Health and Welfare, Pai Chai University , Daejeon , KR

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Myung-Bae Park, PhD
  • Department of Gerontology Health and Welfare
  • Pai Chai University
  • 155-40, Baejae-ro, Seo-gu
  • Daejeon
  • KR
  • Phone: 82 425205037
  • Email: parkmb@pcu.ac.kr