Observational Study
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World J Psychiatry. Aug 19, 2023; 13(8): 563-572
Published online Aug 19, 2023. doi: 10.5498/wjp.v13.i8.563
Effects of sports on school adaptability, resilience and cell phone addiction tendency of high school students
Li-Qiang Zhang, Hui-Na Gao
Li-Qiang Zhang, School of Physical Education, Xizang Minzu University, Xianyang 712082, Shaanxi Province, China
Hui-Na Gao, The PE Department, Shaanxi Institute of International Trade & Commerce, Xi’an 712046, Shaanxi Province, China
Author contributions: Zhang LQ and Gao HN designed the research; Zhang LQ performed the research and wrote the paper; both the authors reviewed the paper.
Supported by the General Project for Humanities and Social Sciences Research, Ministry of Education of China, No. 19XZJC890001.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by the East China Normal University (Approval No. HR 222-2019).
Informed consent statement: All study participants, or their legal guardian, provided informed written consent prior to study enrollment.
Conflict-of-interest statement: There are no conflicts of interest to report.
Data sharing statement: Data for this study can be obtained from the corresponding author upon request.
STROBE statement: The authors have read the STROBE Statement—checklist of items, and the manuscript was prepared and revised according to the STROBE Statement—checklist of items.
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Corresponding author: Hui-Na Gao, MA, Associate Professor, The PE Department, Shaanxi Institute of International Trade & Commerce, No. 35 West Unification Road, Fengxi New Town University Park, Xi’an New District, Xi’an 712046, Shaanxi Province, China. gaohn927@126.com
Received: May 31, 2023
Peer-review started: May 31, 2023
First decision: June 14, 2023
Revised: June 29, 2023
Accepted: July 19, 2023
Article in press: July 19, 2023
Published online: August 19, 2023
Core Tip

Core Tip: Sport is beneficial to the development of heart and lung function and motor system, and can develop physical strength and promote mental health. This study analyzed the questionnaire data of 560 high school students’ sporting activity, school adaptability, resilience and cell phone addiction tendency. By constructing a chain mediation model, the relationship between sport and school adaptability, resilience and cell phone addiction tendency was obtained, providing a theoretical basis for the physical and mental health development of high school students.