Association between problematic cellular phone use and suicide: the moderating effect of family function and depression.

@article{Wang2014AssociationBP,
  title={Association between problematic cellular phone use and suicide: the moderating effect of family function and depression.},
  author={Peng-Wei Wang and T Z Liu and Chih-Hung Ko and Huang-chi Lin and M Huang and Yi-Chun Yeh and Cheng-Fang Yen},
  journal={Comprehensive psychiatry},
  year={2014},
  volume={55 2},
  pages={342-8}
}
BACKGROUND Suicidal ideation and attempt among adolescents are risk factors for eventual completed suicide. Cellular phone use (CPU) has markedly changed the everyday lives of adolescents. Issues about how cellular phone use relates to adolescent mental health, such as suicidal ideation and attempts, are important because of the high rate of cellular phone usage among children in that age group. This study explored the association between problematic CPU and suicidal ideation and attempts among… CONTINUE READING
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