Author | Timothy Fong, MD

Articles

A Case of Gambling Disorder

December 12, 2016

A patient is brought to the emergency department by her daughter for bizarre behavior and symptoms of mania after gambling from the casino for 48 continuous hours.

A Brief Review of Gambling Disorder and Five Related Case Vignettes

April 30, 2015

The loss of control over urges and behaviors may be the central component of gambling disorders, but there is so much more to consider. Individuals with these problems have exponentially higher rates of suicide attempts and completions.