Gambling

Known as: bets, Gambling [Disease/Finding], gamble 
An activity distinguished primarily by an element of risk in trying to obtain a desired goal, e.g., playing a game of chance for money.

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2005
Highly Cited
2005
By analogy to drug dependence, it has been speculated that the underlying pathology in pathological gambling is a reduction in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Gambling urges in pathological gambling (PG) often immediately precede engagement in self-destructive gambling… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The South Oaks Gambling Screen (SOGS) was originally developed to screen for pathological gambling in clinical settings; however… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
This study evaluated behavioral and self-report indices of impulsiveness in pathological gambling substance abusers (n=27), non… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND This study updates prevalence estimates of gambling-related disorders in the United States and Canada, identifies… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVES This study developed prevalence estimates of gambling-related disorders in the United States and Canada, identified… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Eight-hundred and seventeen adolescent high school students in the Montreal region completed the DSM-IV-J gambling screen along… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The construct of impulsivity has to date remained relatively unexplored in the pathological gambling literature. This is in spite… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The South Oaks Gambling Screen is a 20-item questionnaire based on DSM-III criteria for pathological gambling. It may be self… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
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