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Being all alone makes me sad": loneliness in older adults with depressive symptoms.

  • Van Beljouw IM, van Exel E, de Jong Gierveld J, Comijs HC, Heerings M, Stek ML, van Marwijk HW.

Van Beljouw IM, van Exel E, de Jong Gierveld J, Comijs HC, Heerings M, Stek ML, van Marwijk HW.

Jaar: 2014

Samenvatting:

The consequences of co-occurring persistent loneliness and late life depression are yet unknown. The aim of this study was to get a deeper insight into the mental health consequences of loneliness in older persons with depressive symptoms and their perspectives of emotional distress by using a mixed-methods study design.