Is Video-Game Playing a Risk Factor for Pathological Gambling in Australian Adolescents?

Abstract

Very little research has been conducted to examine the relationship between video-game playing and gambling in adolescence. In this study, 2,669 adolescents aged 13–17 years were surveyed to obtained details of their involvement in gambling and video-game playing as well as a measure of pathological gambling (the DSM-IV-J). The results showed that, the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10899-009-9138-8

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