6 ways to help your patients cope with anxiety from coronavirus
As death tolls rise from the global spread of a novel coronavirus, I have observed an increase in anxiety among my patients.
I am writing this article to provide physicians with tips on how to help their patients cope with anxiety from the coronavirus.
1. Validate their anxiety
To some degree, an increase in anxiety is appropriate under the current circumstances. Anxiety increases when we are confronted with threats to our wellbeing. The …