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01 June 2023: Clinical Research

An Online Survey on the Relationship Between Positive Coping and Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms (PTSS) of Medical Students in China During the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Mediating Role of Social Support

Hong-tao Song 12ABCDEF* , Ling-ling Xia 1EF , Yan Ma 1B , Dongliang Jiao 1B , Sihan Chen 3B , Lijing Wang 1B , Wenjuan Wang 1B , Peipei Song 1B , Linlin Mu 1B , Li Li 1B , Mengdie Pan 1B , Lei Zhang 1B , Jing Zhao 1B , Jun-da Li 1EF

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.939485

Med Sci Monit 2023; 29:e939485

Table 4 Analysis of the relationship between coping style, social support and post-traumatic stress symptoms.

VariablesCoping stylePositive copingNegative copingSocial supportObjective supportSubjective supportAvailability of support
Positive coping0.892*
Negative coping0.681* 0.277*
Social support0.366* 0.488* 0.054
Objective support0.219* 0.268* 0.0310.632*
Subjective support0.260* 0.323* 0.0300.892* 0.308*
Availability of support0.405* 0.481* 0.0830.599* 0.307* 0.317*
Post-traumatic stress symptoms−0.143* −0.310* 0.198* −0.291* −0.135* −0.291* −0.248*
N=2208 observations;

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