Relationship between internet addiction and depression among Japanese university students.

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Summary of "Relationship between internet addiction and depression among Japanese university students."

Internet addiction (IA) has various adverse effects. We sought to elucidate the relationship between IA and depression among university students and to identify factors associated with IA.


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Name: Journal of affective disorders
ISSN: 1573-2517
Pages: 668-672


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