The influence of smartphone addiction on mental health, campus life and personal relations - Focusing on K university students

스마트폰중독이 정신건강, 학교생활, 대인관계에 미치는 영향 - K대 대학생을 중심으로

  • Received : 2012.08.31
  • Accepted : 2012.09.24
  • Published : 2012.09.30


Since the smartphone was first released in 2009, its common use has made everyday life convenient but caused many social problems. In this article, we surveyed the status of smartphone usage and identified the influence of smartphone addiction on mental health, campus life and personal relations of university students. We gave the methods to prevent smartphone addiction, which could be used as basic materials for solving the problems. We found the smartphone addiction syndrome cause problems of mental health, campus life and personal relations in many ways. In addition to significant direct effects, smartphone addiction has significant indirect effects on personal relations via mental health and campus life as a medium.


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