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Conference Abstract
Published: 2021-05-29

Gambling in COVID-19 in the Ukraine: Stress, Depression and Anxiety

Bogomolets National Medical University
gambling COVID-19 depression stress anxiety alexithymia


This study sought to explore the initial change in depression, anxiety, and stress in gamblers in Ukraine. Results indicate that depression, stress, and anxiety are increasing regardless of gambler status; however, the mere fact that increases are general, should not detract from the elevated levels of depression, stress, and anxiety experienced by those experiencing gambling harm.

This is a conference abstract from the III Scientific-practical conference "Psychosomatic medicine: science and practice". 

Full-text of the article is available for this locale: Українська.


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How to Cite

Salnikova А. Gambling in COVID-19 in the Ukraine: Stress, Depression and Anxiety. PMGP [Internet]. 2021 May 29 [cited 2022 Sep. 30];6(2):e0602274. Available from: