SOCIAL SUPPORT AND MORTALITY IN AN ELDERLY COMMUNITY POPULATION1

01 May 1982DAN G. BLAZER

social support significantly predicted 30-month mortailty in both crude and con trolled analyses in a community sample of older adults.

Cohort Study
1 effect
30 months
331 subjects

Reported Outcomes

CausesOutcomeCertainty

Social Support Selfcare risk & protective factor

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Strong decrease risk of Mortality
Musculoskeletal system

Low evidence
-286.0%