A study to assess the impact of social media on Covid-19 among geriatrics
Dr. S Tamilselvi and C Indhumathi
The study to assess the impact of social media on covid-19 among geriatrics. A descriptive research was used for the present study. A total 60 samples were collected using non probability convenient sampling technique. A self-structured questionnaire was used to assess the demographic data and impacts of social media. The data was analyzed using descriptive and inferential statistics. The results of study the was 26(43.33%) had severe impact of social media on Covid-19, 19(31.67%) had moderate impact and 15(25%) had mild impact of social media among geriatrics, the demographic variables age, diet and co-morbid illness had shown statistically significant association with level of impact of social media on Covid-19 among geriatrics at p<0.05 level. The present study show that, the information in social media as drastic impact on geriatrics.