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Support System

Known as: social support, supports system, support systems 
A network of family, friends, neighbors, and community members that is available in times of need to give psychological, physical, and financial help… 
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2005
Review
2005
CONTEXT Developers of health care software have attributed improvements in patient care to these applications. As with any health… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Meta-analyses were conducted on 14 separate risk factors for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and the moderating effects of… 
Review
2000
Review
1997
Review
1997
  • J. Larson
  • Evaluation & the health professions
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 43042263
The SF-36 is a practical and widely-tested instrument for measuring health status and medical outcomes. This article is not a… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Abstract In this article we discuss our experience designing and implementing a statistical computing language. In developing… 
Review
1991
Review
1991
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We developed a multidimensional coping inventory to assess the different ways in which people respond to stress. Five scales (of… 
Review
1985
Review
1985
The purpose of this article is to determine whether the positive association between social support and well-being is… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
This natural experiment provides substantial evidence for the following major themes, which are based on a cognitively oriented… 
Review
1976
Review
1976
  • S. Cobb
  • Psychosomatic medicine
  • 1976
  • Corpus ID: 6537305
Social support is defined as information leading the subject to believe that he is cared for and loved, esteemed, and a member of…