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Differentiating objective and subjective dimensions of social isolation and apprasing their relations with physical and mental health in italian older adults
Background International research shows that social isolation is harmful for health, especially for the elderly. Its objective and subjective dimensions are important to distinguish as each stands in a different relation with health. The first aim of the present study is the validation of three scales measuring objective and subjective isolation in an Italian elderly population. The second aim is to analyze subjective and objective social isolation and to appraise their association with healthdoi:10.1186/s12877-020-01864-6 pmid:33198641 fatcat:l4wa7nzfhnedpaj63ea74gru5a