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The Ordering of Gambling Severity and Harm Scales: A Cautionary Tale

Sollis, Kate; Leslie, Patrick; Biddle, Nicholas; Paterson, Marisa


Question-order effects are known to occur in surveys, particularly those that measure subjective experiences. The presence of context effects will impact the comparability of results if questions have not been presented in a consistent manner. In this study, we examined the influence of question order on how people responded to two gambling scales in the Australian Capital Territory Gambling Prevalence Survey: The Problem Gambling Severity Index and the Short Gambling Harm Screen. The...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2021
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Gambling Issues
DOI: 10.4309/jgi.2021.48.1
Access Rights: Open Access via publisher website


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