Reframing video gaming and internet use addiction: empirical cross-national comparison of heavy use over time and addiction scales among young users.

@article{Baggio2016ReframingVG,
  title={Reframing video gaming and internet use addiction: empirical cross-national comparison of heavy use over time and addiction scales among young users.},
  author={St{\'e}phanie Baggio and Marc Dupuis and Joseph Studer and Stanislas Spilka and Jean-Bernard Daeppen and Olivier Simon and Andr{\'e} Berchtold and Gerhard E Gmel},
  journal={Addiction},
  year={2016},
  volume={111 3},
  pages={513-22}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Evidence-based and reliable measures of addictive disorders are needed in general population-based assessments. One study suggested that heavy use over time (UOT) should be used instead of self-reported addiction scales (AS). This study compared UOT and AS regarding video gaming and internet use empirically, using associations with… CONTINUE READING