Depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students

Introduction: Mental health is a serious public health problem, a high prevalence of depressive symptoms, anxiety and stress is reported in medical students. Objective: To identify the frequency and determinants of mental health problems of medical students at a university in 2018.Methods: Cross-se...

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Autores Principales: Carbonell, Dayana, Cedeño Arevalo, Susy Vanessa, Morales, Monica, Badiel Ocampo, Marisol, Cepeda, Ivan Leonardo
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spelling ir-10901-188502021-10-15T00:34:29Z Depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students Síntomas depresivos, ansiedad, estrés y factores asociados en estudiantes de medicina Carbonell, Dayana Cedeño Arevalo, Susy Vanessa Morales, Monica Badiel Ocampo, Marisol Cepeda, Ivan Leonardo Ansiedad Estrés Estudiantes universitarios depression anxiety stress students university mental health prevalence Introduction: Mental health is a serious public health problem, a high prevalence of depressive symptoms, anxiety and stress is reported in medical students. Objective: To identify the frequency and determinants of mental health problems of medical students at a university in 2018.Methods: Cross-sectional study with 813 medical students at a university in Cali-ColombiaResults: The prevalence of depression was 31.7%, anxiety (59.9%), and stress (37.3%). 64.4% were women, the average age was 21.9 ± 3.6 years. The variables that explain independently of presenting mental illness were: male sex OR: 0.48 (95% CI: 0.36-0.65), number of hours of weekly class OR: 1.01 (95% CI: 1.0-1.02) for anxiety, career satisfaction OR: 0.61 (95% CI: 0.39-0.97). As a protective factor for depression, sports hours in week to variables depression OR: 0.95 (95% CI: 0.91-0.99), anxiety OR: 0.95 (95% CI: 0.92-0.98), and, stress OR: 0.91 (95% CI: 0.88-0.95).Conclusions: The study found high prevalence of mental illness in medical students that can be explained by sex, number of hours of weekly class, satisfaction with the race and weekly sports hours. Key words: depression, anxiety, stress, sociodemographic variables. Introducción: La salud mental se constituye un grave problema de salud pública, se reporta una alta prevalencia de síntomas depresivos, ansiedad y estrés en estudiantes de medicina.Objetivo: Identificar la frecuencia y determinantes de problemas de salud mental de estudiantes de medicina en una universidad en 2018. Métodos: Estudio corte transversal con 813 estudiantes de medicina en una universidad de Cali-ColombiaResultados: La prevalencia de depresión fue 31.7%, ansiedad (59.9%), y estrés (37.3%). El 64.4% fueron mujeres, la edad promedio fue 21.9 ±3.6 años. Las variables que explican de manera independiente de presentar enfermedad mental fueron: sexo masculino OR: 0.48 (IC 95%: 0.36-0.65), número de horas de clase semanal OR: de 1.01 (IC 95%: 1.0-1.02), para ansiedad, la satisfacción con la carrera OR: 0.61 (IC 95%: 0.39-0.97). Como factor protector de depresión, las horas deportivas en la semana se consideran un factor protector para las variables depresión OR 0.95 (IC 95%:0.91-0.99), ansiedad OR 0.95 (IC 95%: 0.92-0.98), y estrés: OR 0.91 (IC 95%: 0.88-0.95).Conclusiones: El estudio mostró alta prevalencia de enfermedad mental en estudiantes de medicina que puede explicarse por sexo, número de horas de clase semanal, satisfacción con la carrera y horas deportivas semanales 2020-07-07 2021-02-13T02:50:42Z 2021-02-13T02:50:42Z Peer-reviewed Article Text Artículo Revisado por Pares Académicos Texto http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_6501 http://purl.org/coar/version/c_970fb48d4fbd8a85 https://revistas.unilibre.edu.co/index.php/iJEPH/article/view/5497 10.18041/2665-427X/ijeph.2.5497 https://hdl.handle.net/10901/18850 spa spa https://revistas.unilibre.edu.co/index.php/iJEPH/article/view/5497/5827 Revistas - Ciencias de la Salud Copyright (c) 2019 Interdisciplinary Journal of Epidemiology and Public Health http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/co/ Atribución-NoComercial-SinDerivadas 2.5 Colombia application/pdf Universidad Libre Interdisciplinary Journal of Epidemiology and Public Health; Vol 2 No 2 (2019); e-021 Interdisciplinary Journal of Epidemiology and Public Health; Vol. 2 Núm. 2 (2019); e-021 2665-427X
institution Universidad Libre de Colombia
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language Español (Spanish)
Español (Spanish)
topic Ansiedad
Estrés
Estudiantes universitarios
depression
anxiety
stress
students
university
mental health
prevalence
spellingShingle Ansiedad
Estrés
Estudiantes universitarios
depression
anxiety
stress
students
university
mental health
prevalence
Carbonell, Dayana
Cedeño Arevalo, Susy Vanessa
Morales, Monica
Badiel Ocampo, Marisol
Cepeda, Ivan Leonardo
Depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students
description Introduction: Mental health is a serious public health problem, a high prevalence of depressive symptoms, anxiety and stress is reported in medical students. Objective: To identify the frequency and determinants of mental health problems of medical students at a university in 2018.Methods: Cross-sectional study with 813 medical students at a university in Cali-ColombiaResults: The prevalence of depression was 31.7%, anxiety (59.9%), and stress (37.3%). 64.4% were women, the average age was 21.9 ± 3.6 years. The variables that explain independently of presenting mental illness were: male sex OR: 0.48 (95% CI: 0.36-0.65), number of hours of weekly class OR: 1.01 (95% CI: 1.0-1.02) for anxiety, career satisfaction OR: 0.61 (95% CI: 0.39-0.97). As a protective factor for depression, sports hours in week to variables depression OR: 0.95 (95% CI: 0.91-0.99), anxiety OR: 0.95 (95% CI: 0.92-0.98), and, stress OR: 0.91 (95% CI: 0.88-0.95).Conclusions: The study found high prevalence of mental illness in medical students that can be explained by sex, number of hours of weekly class, satisfaction with the race and weekly sports hours. Key words: depression, anxiety, stress, sociodemographic variables.
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author Carbonell, Dayana
Cedeño Arevalo, Susy Vanessa
Morales, Monica
Badiel Ocampo, Marisol
Cepeda, Ivan Leonardo
author_facet Carbonell, Dayana
Cedeño Arevalo, Susy Vanessa
Morales, Monica
Badiel Ocampo, Marisol
Cepeda, Ivan Leonardo
author_sort Carbonell, Dayana
title Depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students
title_short Depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students
title_full Depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students
title_fullStr Depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students
title_full_unstemmed Depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students
title_sort depression symptoms, anxiety, stress and related factors in medical students
publisher Universidad Libre
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