Compulsive features in behavioural addictions: the case of pathological gambling.

Abstract

AIMS To describe, in the context of DSM-V, how a focus on addiction and compulsion is emerging in the consideration of pathological gambling (PG). METHODS A systematic literature review of evidence for the proposed re-classification of PG as an addiction. RESULTS Findings include: (i) phenomenological models of addiction highlighting a motivational… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1360-0443.2011.03546.x

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