The aim of this thesis is to explore purpose in life among very old people. Paper I is a cross-sectional study with participants ( women. Experiences of mobility devices use among very old women in Latvia. This page in English. Författare: Signe Tomsone; Maria Haak · Susanne Iwarsson. Social Ties and Health Among the Very Old in Sweden. Predictors of loneliness among older women and men in Sweden: A national longitudinal study.