The Relationship Between Loneliness and Positive Affect in Older Adults

Volume: 30, Issue: 6, Pages: 678 - 685
Published: Jun 1, 2022
Abstract
To establish whether positive affect (PA) is uniquely associated with loneliness and other social functioning variables beyond negative affect (NA) among older adults.Four hundred and twenty-eight participants (aged 60+ years old, 82% White, and 48% female) were recruited using random digit-dialing and completed scales for loneliness (UCLA Loneliness Scale), companionship (PROMIS scale), satisfaction with discretionary social activities (PROMIS...
Paper Details
Title
The Relationship Between Loneliness and Positive Affect in Older Adults
DOI
Published Date
Jun 1, 2022
Journal
Volume
30
Issue
6
Pages
678 - 685
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