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Social capital and physical health: An updated review of the literature for 2007-2018.

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Social capital is frequently indicated as a determinant of population health. Despite an increase in the frequency of public health studies including such measures, our understanding of social capital's effects on health remains unclear. In 2008, a systematic review of the "first decade" of research on social capital and health was published in the textbook Social Capital and Health. Our study intends to update and expand upon this original review to account for developments in the literature over the second decade of research on social capital and health.

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Name: Social science & medicine (1982)
ISSN: 1873-5347
Pages: 112360

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