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    Coronavirus Anxiety Scale (CAS)

    Assesses dysfunctional anxiety associated with the COVID-19 crisis.

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    Launched during COVID-19 crisis. COVID-19 Resource Center.

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    Ask the patient to choose an answer that best describes how they have felt and conducted themselves over the past 2 weeks:
    Not at all
    0
    Rare, less than a day or two
    +1
    Several days
    +2
    More than 7 days
    +3
    Nearly every day over the last 2 weeks
    +4
    Not at all
    0
    Rare, less than a day or two
    +1
    Several days
    +2
    More than 7 days
    +3
    Nearly every day over the last 2 weeks
    +4
    Not at all
    0
    Rare, less than a day or two
    +1
    Several days
    +2
    More than 7 days
    +3
    Nearly every day over the last 2 weeks
    +4
    Not at all
    0
    Rare, less than a day or two
    +1
    Several days
    +2
    More than 7 days
    +3
    Nearly every day over the last 2 weeks
    +4
    Not at all
    0
    Rare, less than a day or two
    +1
    Several days
    +2
    More than 7 days
    +3
    Nearly every day over the last 2 weeks
    +4

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    Creator Insights
    Dr. Sherman A. Lee

    About the Creator

    Sherman A. Lee, PhD, is an associate professor of psychology at Christopher Newport University in Virginia. He is actively researching COVID-19 associated anxiety and has developed the first medical screening tools for the condition. Dr. Lee’s primary research is focused on negative feeling states and the influence of personality and religion on those experiences.

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