Hedonic use, gender and perceived stress predict the risk of smartphone addiction
Online, cross-sectional study with 410 participants showing through structural equation modeling that hedonic use, gender, and perceived stress predict the risk of smartphone addiction.
Steps to reproduce
Collect data with Smartphone Applications-Based Addiction Scale, Satisfaction with life scale, and perceived stress scale. Determine the percent of the time one uses the smartphone utilitarian and hedonic use. Conduct a structural equation modeling to establish the realtionships.