- Predictors of perceived togetherness in very old men and women: a 5-year follow-up studyP Tiikkainen
The Finnish Research Center for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, P O Box 35, FIN 40351 Jyvaskyla, Finland
Arch Gerontol Geriatr 46:387-99. 2008..The results indicate diversity in perceived togetherness and its predictors. More attention should be paid to individual differences in order to prevent loneliness and to promote older adults' well-being...
- Associations between loneliness, depressive symptoms and perceived togetherness in older peopleP Tiikkainen
The Finnish Research Centre for Interdisciplinary Gerontology, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
Aging Ment Health 9:526-34. 2005..A common feature in both loneliness and depressive symptoms was a lower level of perceived emotional togetherness in social interaction...