An investigation of computer‐game addiction, physical activity level, quality of life and sleep of children with a sibling with a chronic condition

  • Published on 06/02/2024
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Sabiha Bezgin 1, Yunus Özkaya 1, Yılmaz Akbaş 2, Bülent Elbasan 3

1 Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Health Sciences Hatay Mustafa Kemal University Antakya Hatay Turkey
2 Faculty of Medicine, Department of Child Neurology Hatay Mustafa Kemal University Antakya Hatay Turkey
3 Department of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation, Faculty of Health Sciences Gazi University Ankara Turkey

Abstract

Background It is known that chronic condition also affects siblings without chronic illness. Healthy siblings of children with a chronic condition and aged 9–14 years and healthy children with a sibling without chronic illness and their parents were included in the study.
Aim The aim of our study was to examine the internet‐game addiction, physical activity, quality of life and sleep in children with a sibling with chronic...

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