About Geriatrics

Aims

Geriatrics (ISSN 2308-3417) is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes original articles, critical reviews, research notes and short communications in the areas of the health and healthcare of elderly people including issues regarding the healthcare systems and policies.Our aim is to encourage scientists to publish their experimental and theoretical results in as much detail as possible. There is no restriction on the length of the papers. The full experimental details must be provided so that the results can be reproduced. Electronic files or software regarding the full details of the calculation and experimental procedure, if unable to be published in a normal way, can be deposited as supplementary material.

Scope

  • Geriatric biology
  • Geriatric health services research
  • Geriatric medicine research
  • Geriatric neurology, stroke, cognition and oncology
  • Geriatric surgery
  • Geriatric physical functioning, physical health and activity
  • Geriatric psychiatry and psychology
  • Geriatric nutrition
  • Geriatric epidemiology
  • Geriatric rehabilitation

MDPI Publication Ethics Statement

Geriatrics is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). MDPI takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. MDPI takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use CrossCheck (powered by iThenticate) to check submissions against previous publications.

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Copyright / Open Access

Articles published in Geriatrics will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License. MDPI will insert following note at the end of the published text:

© 2016 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. This article is an open access article distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

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