Gaceta Médica Boliviana
versión impresa ISSN 1012-2966
With the development of Internet and global growth have also appeared the first cases of network-related psychopathology. The disorder dependence of the network is becoming a mental health problem, while not diagnosed because they are not classified in the diagnostic manuals and international classification of mental illnesses, the first event attended by all the characteristics associated with pathological gambling dependency, maladaptive patterns which carries a clinically significant impairment or distress, expressed in a decrease in the size of your social circle and an increase in their depression and loneliness.
Palabras llave : Internet addiction.