Effect of Internet Addiction on Sleep Quality, Physical Activity and Cognitive Status Among University Students


ERCAN S. , ACAR H. T. , ARSLAN E. , CANBULUT A. , OĞUL A. , ÇETİN C.

Türk Uyku Tıbbı Dergisi, vol.8, no.1, pp.49-56, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jtsm.galenos.2021.96158
  • Title of Journal : Türk Uyku Tıbbı Dergisi
  • Page Numbers: pp.49-56
  • Keywords: Body mass index, cognitive status, internet addiction, physical activity, sleep, COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY ICT, PROBLEMATIC INTERNET, FAILURES QUESTIONNAIRE, VALIDITY, RELIABILITY, TELEVISION, PREVALENCE, ASSOCIATIONS, ADOLESCENTS, INFORMATION

Abstract

Objective: While the acceptable use of the internet is beneficial, internet addiction, which is defined as the individual's inability to control Internet use in addition to excessive Internet use, is a clinical condition that has various negative effects, especially on teenagers. The present study aimed to investigate the effect of internet addiction on various parameters like body mass index, physical activity, sleep quality and cognitive status in university students.