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Journal: Gerontology
Gerontology (2022) 68 (3): 330–338.
Published Online: 16 June 2021
... and the editor(s) disclaim responsibility for any injury to persons or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. Social isolation Social networks Population-based design Community-dwelling older adult Social support Social...
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Journal: Gerontology
Gerontology (2022) 68 (2): 200–208.
Published Online: 12 May 2021
... Functional abilities Functional status Social isolation Social exclusion Critical life events frequently occur in old age. For example, many oldest old individuals lose or have lost a loved one. Furthermore, they often experience other critical events, such as falls and health deterioration (e.g...
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Journal: Gerontology
Gerontology (2017) 63 (3): 253–262.
Published Online: 27 January 2017
... adults with HIV report a particularly high level of social stigma [ 13 ], which has been associated with social isolation [ 14 ], and in general, older Black adults have fewer social resources, namely smaller social networks and less social engagement [ 15 ], than older White adults. For these reasons...
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Journal: Gerontology
Gerontology (2016) 62 (4): 443–449.
Published Online: 06 November 2015
...Anthony D. Ong; Bert N. Uchino; Elaine Wethington Increasing evidence suggests that perceived social isolation or loneliness is a major risk factor for physical and mental illness in later life. This review assesses the status of research on loneliness and health in older adults. Key concepts...
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Journal: Gerontology
Gerontology (2006) 52 (3): 181–187.
Published Online: 27 April 2006
...Pirkko E. Routasalo; Niina Savikko; Reijo S. Tilvis; Timo E. Strandberg; Kaisu H. Pitkälä Background: Emotional loneliness and social isolation are major problems in old age. These concepts are interrelated and often used interchangeably, but few studies have investigated them simultaneously thus...