Impact of Social Network on the risk and consequences of injurious falls in older adults

Source: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 

Follow this link for the abstract 

Date of publication: 26 June 2019

 Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: A smaller social network is associated with worse health‐related outcomes in older people. We examined the impact of social connections and social support on the risk of injurious fall and on fall‐related functional decline and mortality.

 Length of publication: 8 pages

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