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Improved self-management ability and well-being in older women after a short group intervention

Kremers, I. P., Steverink, N., Albersnagel, F. A. & Slaets, J. P. J., Sep-2006, In : Aging and Mental Health. 10, 5, p. 476-484 9 p.

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Kremers, I. P., Steverink, N., Albersnagel, F. A., & Slaets, J. P. J. (2006). Improved self-management ability and well-being in older women after a short group intervention. Aging and Mental Health, 10(5), 476-484. https://doi.org/10.1080/13607860600841206

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Kremers, I.P. ; Steverink, N. ; Albersnagel, F.A. ; Slaets, J.P.J. / Improved self-management ability and well-being in older women after a short group intervention. In: Aging and Mental Health. 2006 ; Vol. 10, No. 5. pp. 476-484.

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Kremers, IP, Steverink, N, Albersnagel, FA & Slaets, JPJ 2006, 'Improved self-management ability and well-being in older women after a short group intervention', Aging and Mental Health, vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 476-484. https://doi.org/10.1080/13607860600841206

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Improved self-management ability and well-being in older women after a short group intervention. / Kremers, I.P.; Steverink, N.; Albersnagel, F.A.; Slaets, J.P.J.

In: Aging and Mental Health, Vol. 10, No. 5, 09.2006, p. 476-484.

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Vancouver

Kremers IP, Steverink N, Albersnagel FA, Slaets JPJ. Improved self-management ability and well-being in older women after a short group intervention. Aging and Mental Health. 2006 Sep;10(5):476-484. https://doi.org/10.1080/13607860600841206


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