Infodemiology and tracking the Coronavirus
Wash your hands and don't touch your face
|Jesse Hirsh||Jan 30|| 6|
The psychology surrounding a pandemic can sometimes be more damaging or have a greater impact than the pandemic itself. Are we already seeing this when it comes to spread of the current coronavirus?
Whether disinformation, confusion, fear, or just a genuine desire to know what’s going on, the rate of infection is perhaps equal to the rate of attention.