Mobile gaming and problematic smartphone use: A comparative study between Belgium and Finland

@inproceedings{LopezFernandez2018MobileGA,
  title={Mobile gaming and problematic smartphone use: A comparative study between Belgium and Finland},
  author={Olatz Lopez-Fernandez and Niko M{\"a}nnikk{\"o} and Maria K{\"a}{\"a}ri{\"a}inen and Mark D. Griffiths and Daria J. Kuss},
  booktitle={Journal of behavioral addictions},
  year={2018}
}
Background and aims Gaming applications have become one of the main entertainment features on smartphones, and this could be potentially problematic in terms of dangerous, prohibited, and dependent use among a minority of individuals. A cross-national study was conducted in Belgium and Finland. The aim was to examine the relationship between gaming on smartphones and self-perceived problematic smartphone use via an online survey to ascertain potential predictors. Methods The Short Version of… CONTINUE READING
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