ISSN: 2630-5259(Online)

Journal of Geriatric Medicine is an international peer-reviewed journal specializing in gerontology research. Gerontology research is focused on the study of the ageing process, as well as the problems faced by the elderly. As a result of the prevalence of the ageing population issue faced by many nations worldwide, gerontology research has gained increased emphasis.

The scope of the Journal of Geriatric Medicine includes, but is not limited to:

  • Geriatric diseases
  • Geriatric psychology
  • Geriatric epidemiology
  • Aging and intervention
  • Geriatric health care

Submission Preparation Checklist

By submitting a manuscript to the journal, the Author(s) verifies that the following items have been met:
  1. The submission has not been previously published under another journal, or is currently under consideration for another journal.
  2. The submission format should be in Microsoft Word. Other word processing software may be considered.
  3. DOIs or URLs have been provided wherever possible in the Reference List.
  4. The document(s) have been formatted according to the requirements under Author Guidelines. The placement of illustrations, figures, graphs, tables, and equations have been integrated into the main manuscript.
  5. Instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed in order to comply with the double-blind peer review process employed.

Vol 3, No 2 (2021)

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Table of Contents


Samira Olyani, Hadi Tehrani

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Abstract: In last decade, COVID-19 outbreak was one of the major crises encountered the world(1). During the COVID-19 pandemic, Iranian people have been advised to stay at home and far away others. If it is essential to leave their residence, people have been urged to avoid gathering and maintain physical ...

Case Report

Weisheng He, Mimi Zhou, Yue Chen

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Abstract: It has been reported that a 92-year-old female had got a bruise superficial wound on her right leg one and a half years ago, developing into refractory skin ulcer due to improper management before. A prepared cream, mixed royal jelly with berberine for dressing cha...
Jianbo Hong, Mimi Zhou, Weisheng He, Yue Chen

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Abstract: What methods would you choose apart from increasing sedatives for agitation in an advanced patient with hypercapnic encephalopathy due to AECOPD? This is a 94-year-old female who suffered from COPD for over 30 years, occurred with an accelerated episode of cough, p...


Alessandro Amorim Aita, Corina Satler, Henrique Salmazo Da silva, Isabelle Patriciá Freitas Soares Chariglione

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Abstract: The maintenance of high cognitive performance in old age has increasingly become a public health interest due to associations between cognition, well-being, longevity, and autonomy. The objective of the research is to investigate cognitive, physical, and psychologi...
Patrícia de Castro Rodrigues, Julia Carvalho Galiano, Virginia Fernandes Moça Trevizani, Fania Cristina Santos

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Abstract: Introduction: Locomotion is a determinant of intrinsic capacity of older people and can be limited by dysfunction in locomotory organs, characterizing Locomotive Syndrome (LoS). Knowledge on locomotive problems and sarcopenia, and their interface with quality of li...



Join as Editorial Board Member:Journal of Geriatric Medicine


Journal of Geriatric Medicine is recruiting new Editorial Board Members (EBMs) to join the Editorial Board. We are expanding our Editorial Board to ensure the journal is able to cope with an increasing number of submissions whilst maintaining high editorial standards.

We welcome applications from researchers working across all scientific and clinical disciplines.

Journal of Geriatric Medicine is an open access, peer-reviewed journal . We welcome a range of contributions, including:

Research articles
Review articles
Case Reports
Scientific data sets and descriptions

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