Exploring the Relationship Between Stimulant Use and Gambling in College Students – Online First – Springer

Both gambling and stimulant use are common and can lead to problems on college campuses with consequences that impact the financial, emotional, academic and physical well-being of students. Yet few studies have been conducted to understand the co-occurrence of these conditions and the increased risk factors if any that may exist for gambling and related problems. The present study is among the first to document the co-occurrence of these behaviors in both a random sample of students (N = 4640), and then to explore to what extent stimulant use impacts subsequent gambling and related problems 12 months later in an at-risk sample (N = 199)…

Source: Geisner, I. M., Huh, D., Cronce, J. M., Lostutter, T. W., Kilmer, J., & Larimer, M. E. (2015). Exploring the Relationship Between Stimulant Use and Gambling in College Students. Journal of Gambling Studies, 1–16. http://doi.org/10.1007/s10899-015-9586-2

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