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Correction: On fear of missing out, social networks use disorder tendencies and meaning in life

The Original Article was published on 26 October 2023

BMC Psychology (2023) 11:358

Following publication of the original article, the authors flagged that in the Questionnaires subsection of the Methods the ‘phi’ symbol had erroneously been used instead of the ‘omega’ symbol in the following (now correct) instances:

α=0.88 and ω=.92.

α=0.82 and ω=0.91 for trait FoMO, and α=0.89 and ω=0.92 for state FoMO

α=0.90 and ω=0.92 for presence of meaning in life (Presence), and α=0.96 and ω=0.97 for search for meaning in life (Search).

The published article has been corrected. The authors thank you for reading this erratum and apologize for any inconvenience caused.

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Montag, C., Müller, M., Pontes, H.M. et al. Correction: On fear of missing out, social networks use disorder tendencies and meaning in life. BMC Psychol 11, 381 (2023).

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