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11 October 2020: Clinical Research

Factors Affecting Infection Control Behaviors to Prevent COVID-19: An Online Survey of Nursing Students in Anhui, China in March and April 2020

Ting Yuan 1BCDEFG , Huan Liu 2ACE* , Xiang Dong Li 3BCEF , Hai Rong Liu 4ACDE*

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.925877

Med Sci Monit 2020; 26:e925877

Table 2 Level of knowledge of COVID-19 (N=613).

ItemsCorrect answersIncorrect answers
Q1. COVID-19 is a respiratory infectious disease caused by coronavirus (T)58595.4284.6
Q2. The first case of human infection with COVID-19 reported in Wuhan China in 2019 (T)40165.421234.6
Q3. Coronavirus can be fatal (T)58495.3294.7
Q4. Ultraviolet light, heat sensitivity, 56°C for 30 min, ether, 75% alcohol, chlorine disinfectant, peracetic acid, chloroform inactivate virus (T)48579.112820.9
Q5. The main symptoms are fever, dry cough, and fatigue. Other symptoms are stuffy nose, runny nose, sore throat, myalgia, and diarrhea (T)55991.2548.8
Q6. Severe symptoms are dyspnea and/or hypoxemia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, multiorgan dysfunction, septic shock (T)53887.87512.2
Q7. Respiratory droplets (sneezing, coughing) (T)59096.2233.8
Q8. Close contact with the patient (T)43170.318229.7
Q9. Contact with virus-contaminated objects (T)56391.8508.2
Q10. Aerosol (T)54488.76911.3
Q11. Transplacental transmission (F)14523.746876.3
Q12. COVID-19 infection was believed to originate in bats(T)42369.019031.0
Q13. Antibiotics can help treatment (F)11418.649981.4
Q14. Antiviral can help treatment (F)24239.537160.5
Q15. Rehabilitated plasma helps treatment (T)44372.317027.7
Q16. Traditional Chinese medicine (Huoxiang Zhengqi capsule/Lotus Qingwen capsule) helps treatment (T)29648.331751.7
Q17. Vaccines to prevent new coronavirus infections are available (F)18329.943070.1
Q18. The population is generally susceptible to infection (T)45974.915425.1
Q19. Real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction can help to diagnose COVID-19 (T)37060.424339.6
Q20. Viral next-generation sequencing can help to diagnose COVID-19 (T)48078.313321.7
Q21. The incubation period of coronavirus is from 1 to 14 days (T)49881.211518.8

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