Prevalence and Correlates of Video and Internet Gaming Addiction among Hong Kong Adolescents: A Pilot Study

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Wang, Chong-Wen; Chan, Cecilia L. W.; Mak, Kwok-Kei; Ho, Sai-Yin; Wong, Paul W. C.; Ho, Rainbow T. H.;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: The Scientific World Journal,volume 2,014 (issn: 2356-6140, eissn: 1537-744X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2014/874648, pmc: PMC4083269
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    mesheuropmc: human activities | mental disorders
    acm: ComputingMilieux_PERSONALCOMPUTING

This pilot study investigated the patterns of video and internet gaming habits and the prevalence and correlates of gaming addiction in Hong Kong adolescents. A total of 503 students were recruited from two secondary schools. Addictive behaviors of video and internet ga... View more
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