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Journal of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine | Herald Scholarly Open Access

Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine (GGM)

HSOA Journal of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine with ISSN: 2381-8662; is an international open access scholarly journal which emphasized on publishing high quality peer reviewed articles. Journal brings timely updates upon the latest research findings on broad range of topics which includes the study of older people as well as the physical, medical, social, psychological and biological aspects of aging.

Nowadays people are engrossed with busy schedules that lead older adults lonely; hence it badly impacts their health as well as their social life. For these elders, care takers and gerontologists are striving hard to provide good quality of life. Care takers are makes every effort to bring the social life of the elders by adapting new methodologies like music therapy, mental health counseling, geriatric speech therapy, etc. The works of these renowned gerontologists will help to reduce suffering and promote excellence in elder worldwide.

This older adult’s research journal mainly focuses to publish articles on gerontology research, gerontological nursing research, research and reviews on age and ageing, etc. Articles can be accessed through Google scholar, DOI and J-Gate, as this journal is indexed in theses indexing sites. Readers can access and download the articles freely, which eventually increases the impact factor.

Impact Factor for Journal: 1*, 3 years Impact Factor: 1.125*

*2018 Journal Impact Factor was established by dividing the number of articles published in 2017 and 2016 with the number of times they are cited in 2017 and 2016 based on Google Scholar Citation Index database. If 'X' is the total number of articles published in 2017 and 2016, and 'Y' is the number of times these articles were cited in indexed journals during 2017 and 2016 then, journal impact factor = Y/X

Wide arena of the journal includes but not limited to:

  • Geriatrics
  • Biogerontology
  • Clinical gerontology
  • Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment
  • Neurosciences
  • Epidemiology and Prevention of premature aging
  • Social, Economical and Behavioral gerontology
  • Geriatric Care Management
  • Neurobiology of Ageing
  • Palliative care
  • Elders Depression and Anxiety
  • Older adults Psychology and Ageing
  • Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics
  • Geriatric emergency medicine
  • Geriatric Nutrition
  • Music Therapy
  • Geriatric Podiatry
  • Geriatric Pain Management
  • Geriatric Occupational Therapy
  • Geriatric Anesthesia
  • Geriatric Audiology