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Inclusion of gaming disorder criteria in ICD-11: A clinical perspective in favor

Commentary on: Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 Gaming Disorder proposal (Aarseth et al.)

Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Susumu Higuchi
,
Hideki Nakayama
,
Satoko Mihara
,
Masaki Maezono
,
Takashi Kitayuguchi
, and
Takuma Hashimoto

The latest beta draft version of the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11), which was released in October 2016, included the definition of a new disorder, “gaming disorder” (GD) ( World Health Organization

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ICD-11 Gaming Disorder: Needed and just in time or dangerous and much too early?

Commentary on: Scholars’ open debate paper on the World Health Organization ICD-11 Gaming Disorder proposal (Aarseth et al.)

Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Author:
Wim van den Brink

The Issue In their open debate paper on the proposal for the introduction of “Gaming Disorder” as a new diagnostic category in WHO ICD-11 (International Classification of Diseases, 11th revision), Aarseth et al. ( 2016 ) send a

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Including gaming disorder in the ICD-11: The need to do so from a clinical and public health perspective

Commentary on: A weak scientific basis for gaming disorder: Let us err on the side of caution (van Rooij et al., 2018)

Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Hans-Jürgen Rumpf
,
Sophia Achab
,
Joël Billieux
,
Henrietta Bowden-Jones
,
Natacha Carragher
,
Zsolt Demetrovics
,
Susumu Higuchi
,
Daniel L. King
,
Karl Mann
,
Marc Potenza
,
John B. Saunders
,
Max Abbott
,
Atul Ambekar
,
Osman Tolga Aricak
,
Sawitri Assanangkornchai
,
Norharlina Bahar
,
Guilherme Borges
,
Matthias Brand
,
Elda Mei-Lo Chan
,
Thomas Chung
,
Jeff Derevensky
,
Ahmad El Kashef
,
Michael Farrell
,
Naomi A. Fineberg
,
Claudia Gandin
,
Douglas A. Gentile
,
Mark D. Griffiths
,
Anna E. Goudriaan
,
Marie Grall-Bronnec
,
Wei Hao
,
David C. Hodgins
,
Patrick Ip
,
Orsolya Király
,
Hae Kook Lee
,
Daria Kuss
,
Jeroen S. Lemmens
,
Jiang Long
,
Olatz Lopez-Fernandez
,
Satoko Mihara
,
Nancy M. Petry
,
Halley M. Pontes
,
Afarin Rahimi-Movaghar
,
Florian Rehbein
,
Jürgen Rehm
,
Emanuele Scafato
,
Manoi Sharma
,
Daniel Spritzer
,
Dan J. Stein
,
Philip Tam
,
Aviv Weinstein
,
Hans-Ulrich Wittchen
,
Klaus Wölfling
,
Daniele Zullino
, and
Vladimir Poznyak

Introduction Over the past year, there has been a lively debate concerning the inclusion of gaming disorder (GD) in the draft of the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) by the World Health

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Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Espen Aarseth
,
Anthony M. Bean
,
Huub Boonen
,
Michelle Colder Carras
,
Mark Coulson
,
Dimitri Das
,
Jory Deleuze
,
Elza Dunkels
,
Johan Edman
,
Christopher J. Ferguson
,
Maria C. Haagsma
,
Karin Helmersson Bergmark
,
Zaheer Hussain
,
Jeroen Jansz
,
Daniel Kardefelt-Winther
,
Lawrence Kutner
,
Patrick Markey
,
Rune Kristian Lundedal Nielsen
,
Nicole Prause
,
Andrew Przybylski
,
Thorsten Quandt
,
Adriano Schimmenti
,
Vladan Starcevic
,
Gabrielle Stutman
,
Jan Van Looy
, and
Antonius J. Van Rooij

This debate paper is a copy of a letter that the authors sent to the WHO Topic advisory group on Mental Health under the subject header “Gaming Disorder in ICD-11: Letter of concern” on November 9, 2016. It reflects the personal opinion of

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behavioral addiction concepts as specified in the ICD-11 for gaming disorder (GD; WHO, 2018 ), these have not yet been applied in a structured and thus reproducible manner. Accordingly, problematic users could be characterized by an impaired control over

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gaming. The diagnosis Gaming Disorder (GD) has been recently included in the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11). Accordingly, the following criteria concerning the on-/off-line gaming behavior must be continuously or

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Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Susumu Higuchi
,
Yoneatsu Osaki
,
Aya Kinjo
,
Satoko Mihara
,
Masaki Maezono
,
Takashi Kitayuguchi
,
Takanobu Matsuzaki
,
Hideki Nakayama
,
Hans-Jürgen Rumpf
, and
John B. Saunders

Health Organization (WHO) included gaming disorder (GD) as a disorder due to addictive behaviors in the eleventh revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) in May 2019 ( WHO, 2019 ). The decision to do so was based on the

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Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Matthias Brand
,
Hans-Jürgen Rumpf
,
Zsolt Demetrovics
,
Astrid Müller
,
Rudolf Stark
,
Daniel L. King
,
Anna E. Goudriaan
,
Karl Mann
,
Patrick Trotzke
,
Naomi A. Fineberg
,
Samuel R. Chamberlain
,
Shane W. Kraus
,
Elisa Wegmann
,
JoËl Billieux
, and
Marc N. Potenza

Introduction Gambling and gaming disorders have been designated as “disorders due to addictive behaviors” in the eleventh edition of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) ( World Health Organization

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Introduction In 2019, the World Health Organizations member states endorsed the ICD-11 ( World Health Organization, 2019 ), which came into effect as a basis for statistical reporting by WHO member states on 1 January

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Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Silke M. Müller
,
Elisa Wegmann
,
Andreas Oelker
,
Rudolf Stark
,
Astrid Müller
,
Christian Montag
,
Klaus Wölfling
,
Hans-Jürgen Rumpf
, and
Matthias Brand

the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11; World Health Organization, 2018 ). This is an important step in addressing the global challenges posed by the harmful use of digital technologies ( Billieux, Stein, Castro-Calvo, Higushi, & King

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