Internet addiction disorder also is known as problematic internet use or pathological internet use is generally defined as problematic, compulsive use of the internet, that result in significant impairment in an individual’s function in various life domains over a prolonged period of time. Problematic computer use is a growing social issue which is being debated worldwide. Internet addiction disorder ruins lives by causing neurological complication, psychological disturbances, and social problems. RESULT: The comparative study to assess the level of Internet Addiction level among nursing students were selected 470 samples of nursing students in which 235 samples were from Bsc Nursing students and 235 were from GNM students. The result shows that internet addiction is more in BSC nursing students than GNM nursing students. CONCLUSION: In this comparative study, we were found that the Internet addiction level was more among BSC nursing students than GNM nursing students.
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Senthil Thirusangu, Abhishek Kumar, Akansha, Akansha Yadav, Anju Kumari, Arpana Mishra, Subhi Shakya, Tushar Patel. A Comparative Study to Assess the Level of Internet Addiction Among B.Sc. Nursing and GNM Students at Rama College of Nursing Kanpur with a view to Develop Information Booklet. Asian J. Nursing Education and Research. 2020; 10(3): 351-359. doi: 10.5958/2349-2996.2020.00075.0
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