Problematic Internet use in drug addicts under treatment in public rehab centers
Stefano Baroni, Donatella Marazziti, Federico Mucci, Elisa Diadema, Liliana Dell’Osso, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Section of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Pisa 56100, Italy
Author contributions: Baroni S and Marazziti D planned and organized the implementation of the study, contributed to the creation of the interactive platform on external server, carried out statistical analyses, and wrote the manuscript; Dell’Osso L planned and organized and supervised the implementation of the study and wrote the manuscript; Mucci F and Diadema E contributed to the implementation of the study, checked the arriving questionnaires, organized the data for statistical analyses, and wrote the manuscript; All authors approved the final form of the manuscript.
Supported by A grant from “ Regione Calabria” , Italy.
Institutional review board statement: The study was approved by the Ethics Committee of Pisa University.
Informed consent statement: The study was approved by the Ethics Committee of Pisa University, and the participants decided to take part in it on a voluntary basis and in an anonymous way, so that it was not possible to identify them.
Conflict-of-interest statement: None.
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Corresponding author: Donatella Marazziti, MD, PhD, Adjunct Professor, Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Sperimentale, Section of Psychiatry, University of Pisa, Via Roma 67, Pisa 56100, Italy. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: April 26, 2018
Peer-review started: April 26, 2018
First decision: June 15, 2018
Revised: January 30, 2019
Accepted: May 15, 2019
Article in press: May 15, 2019
Published online: June 10, 2019