Stephen J.LurieMD, PhD, Senior EditorIndividualAuthorJody W.ZylkeMD, Contributing EditorIndividualAuthor
To the Editor: The Entertainment Software Rating
Board agrees with Dr Thompson and Mr Haninger1
that parents should be involved with their children in selecting computer
and video games. We also agree that parents should discuss game content with
their children, and that pediatricians can play an important role in educating
parents about the rating system.
Pober AI. Violence in Children's Films and Video Games. JAMA. 2001;286(16):1971-1972. doi:10.1001/jama.286.16.1969