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dc.contributor.authorOfei-Dodoo, Samuel
dc.contributor.authorMedvene, Louis J.
dc.contributor.authorNilsen, Kari M.
dc.contributor.authorSmith, Rachel A.
dc.contributor.authorDrum, Jessica L.
dc.contributor.authorDiLollo, Anthony
dc.contributor.authorGeana, Mugur
dc.identifier.citationOfei-Dodoo, Samuel; Medvene, Louis J.; Nilsen, Kari M.; Smith, Rachel A.; Drum, Jessica L.; DiLollo, Anthony; Geana, Mugur. 2015. Exploring the use of a private social network to reduce isolation among independent living residents. Gerontologist (2015) 55 (Suppl 2):p 732en_US
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dc.description.abstractResearchers have reported that older adults’ use of computers is associated with reduced depression, and isolation (Cotten, et al., 2014; Czaja et al. 2014 ). These studies involved conventional software such as Facebook. Given the decline in the speed of fluid intelligence with aging (Gutchess, 2015) it might be expected that older adults would prefer a simplified computer environment.en_US
dc.publisherOxford University Pressen_US
dc.titleExploring the use of a private social network to reduce isolation among independent living residentsen_US
dc.rights.holder© The Author 2015. Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of The Gerontological Society of America. All rights reserved.en_US

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