Sleep and Biological Rhythms

, Volume 17, Issue 4, pp 463–464 | Cite as

Internet addiction and sleep quality: a response to Jahan et al. (2019)

  • Mohammed A. Mamun
  • Mark D. GriffithsEmail author
Letter to the Editor


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On behalf of all authors, the corresponding author states that there is no conflict of interest.


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© Japanese Society of Sleep Research 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Undergraduate Research OrganizationDhakaBangladesh
  2. 2.Department of Public Health and InformaticsJahangirnagar UniversityDhakaBangladesh
  3. 3.Psychology DepartmentNottingham Trent UniversityNottinghamUK

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