The association of social support and depression in later life

Michaela Schwarzbach, Melanie Luppa, Simon Forstmeier & Steffi Riedel-Heller
Study objective: The goal of this review was to analyze the association of social support and depression in the elderly. Method: The electronic databases MEDLINE, Web of Science, PSYNDEXplus and Cochrane Library and the bibliographies of relevant studies were searched systematically for potentially[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]