Internet gaming disorder in children and adolescents: a systematic review

@article{Paulus2018InternetGD,
  title={Internet gaming disorder in children and adolescents: a systematic review},
  author={Frank W Paulus and Susanne Ohmann and Alexander von Gontard and Christian Popow},
  journal={Developmental Medicine \& Child Neurology},
  year={2018},
  volume={60}
}
Internet gaming disorder (IGD) is a serious disorder leading to and maintaining pertinent personal and social impairment. IGD has to be considered in view of heterogeneous and incomplete concepts. We therefore reviewed the scientific literature on IGD to provide an overview focusing on definitions, symptoms, prevalence, and aetiology. 
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