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Combatting isolation - a role for volunteers?
Author(s)J A Muir Gray
Journal titleModern Geriatrics vol 7, no 3, March 1977
Pagespp 85-87
KeywordsMental disorder ; Loneliness ; Voluntary workers.
AnnotationSuggests a large part of what is termed mental illness in old age is caused by isolation which can be prevented by the activities of local Age Concern Groups and others.
Accession NumberCPA-930518059
ClassmarkE: DV: QV

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