Social Isolation in the Elderly: The Neglected Issue

  • Ali SEYFZADEH Department of Sociology, Dehaghan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Dehaghan, Iran
  • Mansoor HAGHIGHATIAN Department of Sociology, Dehaghan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Dehaghan, Iran
  • Aliasghar MOHAJERANI Department of Sociology, Dehaghan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Dehaghan, Iran

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Published
2019-02-01
How to Cite
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SEYFZADEH A, HAGHIGHATIAN M, MOHAJERANI A. Social Isolation in the Elderly: The Neglected Issue. Iran J Public Health. 48(2):365-6.
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Letter to the Editor