Social network interaction and mortality: A six year follow-up study of a random sample of the swedish population

22 Jan 1987Kristina Orth-Gomér, Jeffrey V. Johnson

Availability of Social network decreased risk of dying in older Swedish adults

Cohort Study
5 effects
6 years
17433 subjects

Reported Outcomes

CausesOutcomeCertainty

Social Support Selfcare risk & protective factor

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Strong decrease risk of Mortality
Musculoskeletal system

High evidence
-270.0%

Immune system Lymphatic outcome
Immune system
Lymphatic system

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Decreased risk of Mortality
Musculoskeletal system

Low evidence
-36.0%

Smoking Contaminant risk & protective factor
Smoking
Contaminant

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Increased risk of Mortality
Musculoskeletal system

Moderate evidence
36.0%

Moderate Exercise Selfcare risk & protective factor

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Decreased risk of Mortality
Musculoskeletal system

Moderate evidence
-36.0%

Sedentary Lifestyle Selfcare risk & protective factor

Mortality Musculoskeletal outcome
Increased risk of Mortality
Musculoskeletal system

Moderate evidence
36.0%