A1 Journal article (refereed)
Does social activity decrease risk for institutionalization and mortality in older people? (2012)


Pynnönen, K., Törmäkangas, T., Heikkinen, R.-L., Rantanen, T., & Lyyra, T.-M. (2012). Does social activity decrease risk for institutionalization and mortality in older people?. The Journals of Gerontology, Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 67 (6), 765-774. doi:10.1093/geronb/gbs076


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Publication details

All authors or editors: Pynnönen, Katja; Törmäkangas, Timo; Heikkinen, Riitta-Liisa; Rantanen, Taina; Lyyra, Tiina-Mari

Journal or series: The Journals of Gerontology, Series B Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences

ISSN: 1079-5014

Publication year: 2012

Volume: 67

Issue number: 6

Pages range: 765-774

Publisher: Oxford Journals

Place of Publication: Yhdysvallat

Publication country: United States

Publication language: English

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/geronb/gbs076

Persistent website address: http://psychsocgerontology.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/reprint/gbs076?

Open Access: Publication channel is not openly available


Keywords: institutional care; mortality

Free keywords: social activity; institutionalization; mortality; older people


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Ministry reporting: Yes

Reporting Year: 2012

JUFO rating: 2


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