A1 Journal article (refereed)
Effect of a social intervention of choice vs. control on depressive symptoms, melancholy, feeling of loneliness, and perceived togetherness in older Finnish people : a randomized controlled trial (2018)


Pynnönen, K., Törmäkangas, T., Rantanen, T., Tiikkainen, P., & Kallinen, M. (2018). Effect of a social intervention of choice vs. control on depressive symptoms, melancholy, feeling of loneliness, and perceived togetherness in older Finnish people : a randomized controlled trial. Aging and Mental Health, 22(1), 77-84. https://doi.org/10.1080/13607863.2016.1232367


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All authors or editorsPynnönen, Katja; Törmäkangas, Timo; Rantanen, Taina; Tiikkainen, Pirjo; Kallinen, Mauri

Journal or seriesAging and Mental Health

ISSN1360-7863

eISSN1364-6915

Publication year2018

Volume22

Issue number1

Pages range77-84

PublisherRoutledge

Publication countryUnited Kingdom

Publication languageEnglish

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.1080/13607863.2016.1232367

Publication open accessNot open

Publication channel open access

Publication is parallel published (JYX)https://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/62969


Keywordsdepression (mental disorders)symptomslonelinessmelancholysocialityolder peopleelderlysocial integration

Free keywordsdepressive symptoms; RCT; older people


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Ministry reportingYes

Reporting Year2018

JUFO rating1


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