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4th Asian Pacific Problem Gambling and Addiction Conference 2015

Daniel Tan Lei Shek

  1. Research article

    Gambling among adolescents with and without hearing loss

    This exploratory study investigates the prevalence of gambling, preferred types of gambling, and problem gambling in Swedish young people aged 15–18 years with and without hearing loss.

    Susanna Geidne, Karin Fröding and Madelene Larsson

    Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health 2016 6:8

    Published on: 4 August 2016

  2. Research article

    Gaming behavior and addiction among Hong Kong adolescents

    Game playing is very popular among Hong Kong teenagers. This study aimed to investigate adolescent gaming behavior and addiction at the Internet cafe, and to explore perceived benefits and harms associated wit...

    Irene Lai Kuen Wong and Millicent Pui Sze Lam

    Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health 2016 6:6

    Published on: 20 July 2016

  3. Research article

    Development, implementation, and evaluation of a multi-addiction prevention program for primary school students in Hong Kong: the B.E.S.T. Teen Program

    Based on the evaluation findings of the B.E.S.T. Teen Program which aimed at promoting behavioral, emotional, social, and thinking competencies in primary school students, it is argued in this paper that promo...

    Daniel T. L. Shek, Lu Yu, Hildie Leung, Florence K. Y. Wu and Moon Y. M. Law

    Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health 2016 6:5

    Published on: 8 July 2016

  4. Commentary

    Gambling participation and policies in Malaysia

    Regulatory policies for responsible gambling practices in Asia are constantly evolving as the gambling industry and technological landscape change over time. Malaysia makes an interesting case study for a comm...

    Jasmine M. Y. Loo and Kai Lit Phua

    Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health 2016 6:3

    Published on: 21 May 2016

  5. Research article

    Gender differences in the prospective association between maternal alcohol consumption trajectories and young adult offspring’s problem gambling at 30 years

    Although a large number of studies have examined the association between young adult’s alcohol consumption and their problem gambling behaviours, none of these studies address the prospective association betwe...

    Nam T. Tran, Alexandra Clavarino, Gail Williams and Jake M. Najman

    Asian Journal of Gambling Issues and Public Health 2016 6:2

    Published on: 8 April 2016