Attention deficit hyperactivity symptoms and Internet addiction

  title={Attention deficit hyperactivity symptoms and Internet addiction},
  author={Hee Jeong Yoo and S. Cho and Jihyun Ha and Sook Kyung Yune and S. J. Kim and J. Hwang and A. Chung and Y. H. Sung and I. K. Lyoo},
  journal={Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences},
  • Hee Jeong Yoo, S. Cho, +6 authors I. K. Lyoo
  • Published 2004
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences
  • Abstract  The objective of this study was to evaluate the relationship between attention deficit‐hyperactivity/impulsivity symptoms and Internet addiction. In total, 535 elementary school students (264 boys, 271 girls; mean age, 11.0 ± 1.0 years) were recruited. The presence or severity of Internet addiction was assessed by the Young's Internet Addiction test. Parents and teachers of the children completed the DuPaul's attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) rating scale (ARS; Korean… CONTINUE READING
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