Table 2:

Subjects with Internet addiction versus controls

bp-GABA/Crgm-GABA/Crwm-GABA/Crbp-GLX/Crgm-GLX/Crwm-GLX/Cr
IA (mean)73.85 ± 22.7449.10 ± 15.2724.90 ± 8.25167.74 ± 43.44106.87 ± 39.9056.25 ± 13.74
Controls (Mean)56.03 ± 25.2536.27 ± 16.0219.77 ± 9.71179.55 ± 37.30117.45 ± 25.8662.67 ± 13.12
P value.028a.016a.088.375.587.149
  • Note:—wm-GABA/Cr indicates white matter volume-adjusted GABA-to-creatine ratio; wm-GLX/Cr, white matter volume-adjusted glutamine and glutamate-to-creatine ratio; IA, Internet addiction.

  • a P value ≤ 05.