Increased risk of mortality associated with social isolation in older men: only when feeling lonely? Results from the Amsterdam Study of the Elderly (AMSTEL)

Tjalling J. Holwerda, Aartjan T. F. Beekman, Dorly J. H. Deeg, Max L Stek, T. G. van Tilburg, P. J. Visser, Ben A. Schmand, C. Jonker, R. A. Schoevers

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)843-853
JournalPsychological Medicine
Volume42
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2012

Keywords

  • Feelings of loneliness
  • loneliness
  • mortality
  • social isolation

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Holwerda, T. J., Beekman, A. T. F., Deeg, D. J. H., Stek, M. L., van Tilburg, T. G., Visser, P. J., Schmand, B. A., Jonker, C., & Schoevers, R. A. (2012). Increased risk of mortality associated with social isolation in older men: only when feeling lonely? Results from the Amsterdam Study of the Elderly (AMSTEL). Psychological Medicine, 42(4), 843-853. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0033291711001772