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Identifying Gaming Disorders by Ontology: A Nationally Representative Registered Reportuse asterix (*) to get italics
Veli-Matti Karhulahti, Jukka Vahlo, Marcel Martončik, Matti Munukka, Raine Koskimaa, Mikaela von BonsdorffPlease use the format "First name initials family name" as in "Marie S. Curie, Niels H. D. Bohr, Albert Einstein, John R. R. Tolkien, Donna T. Strickland"
<p style="text-align: justify;">Gaming-related health problems have been researched since the 1980s with numerous different “ontologies” as reference systems, from self-assessed “game addiction” to “pathological gambling” (in the DSM-IV), “internet gaming disorder” (in the 3rd section of the DSM-5) and most recently “gaming disorder” (in the ICD-11). Their differences have not been studied explicitly, however. In this registered report, we ask: how do screening instruments that derive from different ontologies differ in identifying associated problem groups? By using four central screening instruments, each of which represent a different ontological basis, we provide a nationally representative (N=8000) comparative “gaming disorder” prevalence (in Finland) and test three hypotheses concerning the possible multiplicity of the construct, which is currentlydiscussed as a single “gaming disorder” in medical and scholarly domains.</p>
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gaming disorder, screening tools
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2021-08-25 23:08:26
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