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Health and social participation of older people in Europe

  • Suzan Van der Pas
  • Henrike Galenkamp


Older people play an important role in the social participation in our society. However, are these mainly the healthy and active older people that remain active or also those older people with health problems? To what extent does health affect the social participation of older people in Europe?


Knee Osteoarthritis Informal Care Social Participation Educational Activity Volunteer Work 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Suzan Van der Pas
    • 1
    • 2
  • Henrike Galenkamp
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Applied Sciences LeidenLeidenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.department of Epidemiology and BiostatisticsVU University Medical CenterAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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