Published on in Vol 10, No 1 (2022): Jan-Mar

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/29137, first published .
The Effectiveness of Serious Games in Alleviating Anxiety: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

The Effectiveness of Serious Games in Alleviating Anxiety: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

The Effectiveness of Serious Games in Alleviating Anxiety: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Alaa Abd-alrazaq   1, 2 , PhD ;   Mohannad Alajlani   3 , PhD ;   Dari Alhuwail   4, 5 , PhD ;   Jens Schneider   1 , PhD ;   Laila Akhu-Zaheya   6 , PhD ;   Arfan Ahmed   2 , PhD ;   Mowafa Househ   1 , PhD

1 Division of Information and Computing Technology, College of Science and Engineering, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Qatar Foundation, Doha, Qatar

2 Artificial Intelligence Center for Precision Health, Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar, Qatar Foundation, Doha, Qatar

3 Institute of Digital Healthcare, Warwick Manufacturing Group, University of Warwick, Warwick, United Kingdom

4 Health Informatics Unit, Dasman Diabetes Institute, Kuwait, Kuwait

5 Information Science Department, College of Life Sciences, Kuwait University, Kuwait, Kuwait

6 Department of Adults Health Nursing, Nursing Faculty, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan

Corresponding Author:

  • Mowafa Househ, PhD
  • Division of Information and Computing Technology, College of Science and Engineering
  • Hamad Bin Khalifa University
  • Qatar Foundation
  • Doha
  • Qatar
  • Phone: 974 55708566
  • Email: mhouseh@hbku.edu.qa