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1. Interventions for loneliness and social isolation

Interventions for loneliness and social isolation This evidence briefing has been produced by the Centre for Reviews and Dissemination. Full details of methods are available on request (paul.wilson@ york.ac.uk or liz.bickerdike@york.ac.uk). The content of this briefing was judged to be up to date as of June 2014. The briefing has been produced as part of independent research funded by the NIHR Health Services and Delivery Research programme (Project ref: 12/5002/18). The views expressed (...) in this publication are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of the NIHR or the Department of Health. • Social isolation is the lack of social contact or support; loneliness is the feeling of being alone or isolated. • Loneliness is a multifaceted issue and may not be simply resolved by tackling one aspect alone. • General practitioners may be well-placed to identify people who are, or who are at risk of, loneliness and social isolation. • Overall, evidence of effective interventions

2015 Evidence briefings

2. Interventions targeting social isolation in older people: a systematic review

Interventions targeting social isolation in older people: a systematic review Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2011 DARE.

3. Cohort study: Older adults reporting social isolation or loneliness show poorer cognitive function 4?years later

Cohort study: Older adults reporting social isolation or loneliness show poorer cognitive function 4?years later Older adults reporting social isolation or loneliness show poorer cognitive function 4 years later | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password (...) For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Older adults reporting social isolation or loneliness show poorer cognitive function 4 years later Article Text Care of the older person Cohort study Older adults reporting social

2014 Evidence-Based Nursing

4. Cohort study: Among elderly men, feelings of loneliness are associated with increased 10-year mortality risk, independent of social isolation and medical and psychiatric conditions

Cohort study: Among elderly men, feelings of loneliness are associated with increased 10-year mortality risk, independent of social isolation and medical and psychiatric conditions Among elderly men, feelings of loneliness are associated with increased 10-year mortality risk, independent of social isolation and medical and psychiatric conditions | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings (...) are associated with increased 10-year mortality risk, independent of social isolation and medical and psychiatric conditions Article Text Care of older people Cohort study Among elderly men, feelings of loneliness are associated with increased 10-year mortality risk, independent of social isolation and medical and psychiatric conditions Thomas O Obisesan Statistics from Altmetric.com Commentary on: Holwerda TJ , Beekman AT, Deeg DJ, et al . Increased risk of mortality associated with social isolation

2013 Evidence-Based Nursing

5. Preventing social isolation and loneliness among older people: a systematic review of health promotion interventions

Preventing social isolation and loneliness among older people: a systematic review of health promotion interventions Preventing social isolation and loneliness among older people: a systematic review of health promotion interventions Preventing social isolation and loneliness among older people: a systematic review of health promotion interventions Cattan M, White M, Bond J, Learmouth A CRD summary This review assessed the effectiveness of health promotion interventions that target social (...) isolation and loneliness among older people. The authors concluded that educational and social activity group interventions that target specific groups of people can alleviate social isolation and loneliness among older people. This was a well-conducted systematic review and the authors' conclusions are likely to be reliable. Authors' objectives To assess the effectiveness of health promotion interventions that target social isolation and loneliness among older people. Searching The authors searched

2005 DARE.

6. Physical activity interventions for treatment of social isolation, loneliness or low social support in older adults: systematic review protocol of randomised controlled trials

Physical activity interventions for treatment of social isolation, loneliness or low social support in older adults: systematic review protocol of randomised controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email

2016 PROSPERO

7. Addressing social isolation to improve health of older adults: a rapid evidence review

Addressing social isolation to improve health of older adults: a rapid evidence review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing

2018 PROSPERO

8. Interventions for loneliness and social isolation

Interventions for loneliness and social isolation Interventions for loneliness and social isolation Interventions for loneliness and social isolation Centre for Reviews and Dissemination Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Centre for Reviews and Dissemination. Interventions for loneliness and social isolation. University (...) of York. Evidence briefings. 2014 Authors' conclusions Social isolation is the lack of social contact or support; loneliness is the feeling of being alone or isolated. Loneliness is a multifaceted issue and may not be simply resolved by tackling one aspect alone. General practitioners may be well-placed to identify people who are, or who are at risk of, loneliness and social isolation. Overall, evidence of effective interventions is limited, but group-based activities and support that provide

2014 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

9. Reported loneliness rather than social isolation is a risk factor for 10-year mortality in older men

Reported loneliness rather than social isolation is a risk factor for 10-year mortality in older men Reported loneliness rather than social isolation is a risk factor for 10-year mortality in older men | Evidence-Based Mental Health We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal (...) accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Reported loneliness rather than social isolation is a risk factor for 10-year mortality in older men Article Text Prognosis Reported loneliness rather than social isolation is a risk factor

2012 Evidence-Based Mental Health

10. Improving social functioning and reducing social isolation and loneliness among people with enduring mental illness: Report of a randomised controlled trial of supported socialisation. (PubMed)

Improving social functioning and reducing social isolation and loneliness among people with enduring mental illness: Report of a randomised controlled trial of supported socialisation. This randomised controlled trial examined if for people with enduring mental illness, being supported to socialise leads to improved social functioning, increased self-esteem and extended social networks; a reduction in social isolation, social, emotional and family loneliness and a reduction in illness symptoms (...) , namely depression.A prospective randomised controlled trial was undertaken from November 2007 to September 2011. Service users with a diagnosis of enduring mental illness (>18 years) were invited to participate. Participants were randomly allocated to intervention or control group conditions in a 1:1 ratio. Intervention group participants were matched with a volunteer partner, asked to engage in social/leisure activities for 2 hours weekly over a 9-month period, and received a €20 stipend monthly

2014 The International journal of social psychiatry

11. Social Isolation - How to Help Patients be Less Lonely

Social Isolation - How to Help Patients be Less Lonely Social Isolation - How to Help Patients be Less Lonely | Patient TOPICS Try our Symptom Checker TREATMENT RESOURCES Try our Symptom Checker PROFESSIONAL Upgrade to Patient Pro / / Search Social Isolation - How to Help Patients be Less Lonely Authored by , Reviewed by | Last edited 28 Dec 2016 | Certified by This article is for Medical Professionals Professional Reference articles are designed for health professionals to use (...) . They are written by UK doctors and based on research evidence, UK and European Guidelines. You may find one of our more useful. In this article In This Article Social Isolation - How to Help Patients be Less Lonely In this article Although social isolation is most common in the elderly, younger adults (eg, housebound and disabled due to multiple sclerosis or a single mother of young children) may also be affected by both social isolation and loneliness. Reduced social contact, being alone, isolation

2008 Mentor

12. The effect of social prescribing on reducing social isolation and loneliness in community-dwelling older people: a systematic review of experimental studies

The effect of social prescribing on reducing social isolation and loneliness in community-dwelling older people: a systematic review of experimental studies Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith

2018 PROSPERO

13. Loneliness and social isolation causal association with health-related lifestyle risk in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol

Loneliness and social isolation causal association with health-related lifestyle risk in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis protocol Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith

2017 PROSPERO

14. Preventing social isolation in older people. (PubMed)

Preventing social isolation in older people. The extent of social isolation amongst older people has emerged as a major concern for health and social policy. Although the social and health outcomes of social isolation are well documented, evidence regarding the prevention of isolation in later life remains scarce. This article addresses this by presenting the findings from a literature review focusing on the identification, assessment, prevention, and intervention strategies relevant to social (...) isolation in older age. The paper first addresses the issues of identification and assessment, using an ecological framework to identify the risk factors for social isolation at four levels: individual, relationship, community, and societal. It then reviews different types of interventions to reduce or prevent social isolation in later life, including one-to-one, group, service provision, technology-based, neighbourhood, and structural interventions. The paper discusses both the opportunities

2018 Maturitas

15. Interventions targeting loneliness and social isolation among the older people: An update systematic review. (PubMed)

Interventions targeting loneliness and social isolation among the older people: An update systematic review. This systematic review aims to summarize and update the current knowledge on the effectiveness of the existing interventions for alleviating loneliness and social isolation among older persons. A search of PubMed, ISI Web of science, SCOPUS, The Cochrane Library, and CINAHL databases was performed. The terminology combined all possible alternatives of the following keywords: social (...) isolation, loneliness, old people, intervention and effectiveness. Eligible studies were published between January 2011 and February 2016 in English or Italian language and regarded the implementation of loneliness/social isolation interventions among the older generations. Outcome measures in terms of the intervention effects needed to be reported. In total, 15 quantitative and five qualitative studies were ultimately included in this review. Eighteen interventions were reported across the quantitative

2017 Experimental Gerontology

16. Reducing social isolation and loneliness in older people: a systematic review protocol. (PubMed)

Reducing social isolation and loneliness in older people: a systematic review protocol. Social isolation and loneliness affect approximately one-third to one-half of the elderly population and have a negative impact on their physical and mental health. Group-based interventions where facilitators are well trained and where the elderly are actively engaged in their development seem to be more effective, but conclusions have been limited by weak study designs. We aim to conduct a systematic (...) review to assess the effectiveness of health promotion interventions on social isolation or loneliness in older people.A systematic review was conducted in Medline, Embase, PsycINFO, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts, LILACS, OpenGrey and the Cochrane Library on peer-reviewed studies and doctoral theses published between 1995 and 2016 evaluating the impact of health promotion interventions on social isolation and/or loneliness

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2017 BMJ open

18. Social isolation

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19. Evaluating the RelAte Mealtime Program as an Intervention to Treat Social Isolation and Improve Cooking Behaviour Among Older Adults Living Alone

Evaluating the RelAte Mealtime Program as an Intervention to Treat Social Isolation and Improve Cooking Behaviour Among Older Adults Living Alone Evaluating the RelAte Mealtime Program as an Intervention to Treat Social Isolation and Improve Cooking Behaviour Among Older Adults Living Alone - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov Hide glossary Glossary Study record managers: refer to the if submitting registration or results information. Search for terms x × Study Record Detail Saved Studies Save (...) this study Warning You have reached the maximum number of saved studies (100). Please remove one or more studies before adding more. Evaluating the RelAte Mealtime Program as an Intervention to Treat Social Isolation and Improve Cooking Behaviour Among Older Adults Living Alone (RelAte) The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our for details

2013 Clinical Trials

20. The effectiveness of interventions on reducing social isolation in older persons: s systematic review of systematic reviews and meta-analysis

The effectiveness of interventions on reducing social isolation in older persons: s systematic review of systematic reviews and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne

2016 PROSPERO