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Social Factors and Mortality in the Old-Old in Israel


  • A. Walter-Ginzburg
  • T. Blumstein
  • A. Chetrit
  • B. Modan


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  • A. Walter-Ginzburg & T. Blumstein & A. Chetrit & B. Modan, 2002. "Social Factors and Mortality in the Old-Old in Israel," Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Gerontological Society of America, vol. 57(5), pages 308-318.
  • Handle: RePEc:oup:geronb:v:57:y:2002:i:5:p:s308-s318

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