Problematic gambling: Synonymous with either disordered gambling or excessive gambling. Condas, G. There is substantial literature suggesting that the descriptions are correct and contribute to both the origins and the maintenance of gambling involvement and problem gambling Davis and Brisset, Johnson Decision-making under risk: Effect of complexity on performance. Marlatt, G. LaBrie, K. The problems associated with determining an instrument's validity begin with its very definition. Griffiths, M. A year after the publication of the new criteria, a group of treatment professionals found considerable dissatisfaction with them, with some preference expressed for a compromise between the old DSM-III and the newer DSM-III-R criteria Rosenthal, Based on these findings and the preference of clinicians in the United States and abroad that it be included, "loss of control" was reinstated as a diagnostic criterion, but with the wording improved from DSM-III-R. Retrieved 14 May Personality trait and experience correlates of the Sensation-Seeking Scales. Based on feedback from you, our users, we've made some improvements that make it easier than ever to read thousands of publications on our website. He would often gamble hundreds of dollars on a hand of poker. Manchester U. Beauvais, L. There are many other psychiatric disorders that involve problems of impulse control e.

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