A cross-sectional online survey of compulsive internet use and mental health of young adults in Malaysia

@inproceedings{Kutty2014ACO,
  title={A cross-sectional online survey of compulsive internet use and mental health of young adults in Malaysia},
  author={Nizar Abdul Majeed Kutty and Chandrashekhar T. Sreeramareddy},
  booktitle={Journal of family & community medicine},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The last decade has seen the emergence of the internet as the prime communication medium changing the way people live and interact. Studies from various countries have reported on internet addiction and its association with mental health, but none have come from Malaysia. OBJECTIVES We aimed at assessing the frequency of the use of various internet applications and exploring the association of compulsive internet use with mental health and socio-demographic factors. MATERIALS AND… CONTINUE READING
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