Special Issues

Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia

Guest Editor: Ladislav Volicer

Deadline: July 30, 2019 (Open)

Mobility and Aging: Falls Prevention Among the Elderly

Guest Editor: Ray Marks

Deadline: September 30, 2019 (Open)

Aging and Heart Failure

Guest Editor: Bodh I. Jugdutt

Deadline: October 30, 2019 (Open)

Depression and Aging: Role of Social Support

Guest Editor: Ray Marks

Deadline: August 30, 2019 (Open)

Ageing and a Biopsychosocial Approach

Guest Editors: Donatella R. Petretto and Roberto Pili

Deadline: June 20, 2019 (Open)

Novel Concepts of Neurodegeneration in Parkinson's Disease

Guest Editor: Tomohiro Chiba

Deadline: May 20, 2019 (Open)

Oxidative Stress and Alzheimer’s Disease

Guest Editor: Luigi Iuliano

Deadline: April 20, 2019 (Open)

Treatment of Dementia

Guest Editor: Miyako Tazaki

Deadline: March 30, 2019 (Open)

Models of Caregiver Support

Guest Editor: James S. Powers

Deadline: February 25, 2019 (Open)

Perspectives on Telomeres and Aging

Guest Editor: Michael Fossel

Deadline: January 31, 2019 (Open)

Got Aging? Examining Later-life Development from a Positive Aging Perspective

Guest Editor: Lisa Hollis-Sawyer

Deadline: October 31, 2018 (Open)

Health Modifiers of Neurocognitive Aging

Guest Editor: Kamen Tsvetanov

Deadline: November 30,2018 (Open)

Stem Cell Therapy

Guest Editor: Luis Martinez

Deadline: December 30, 2018 (Open)

Fundamental Interventions: Revolutions in Geriatric Disease

Guest Editor: Michael Fossel

Deadline: January 31, 2017 (Open)

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Perspective

Behavioural and Complementary Interventions for Healthy Neurocognitive Aging

Robert L. Conder, Jr., Christopher Friesen, Alanna A. Conder
Received: November 30, 2018; Published: March 20, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901039

Original Research

Prediction of ADRs and Estimation of Polypharmacy in Older Patient’s Population: Retrospective Study in Russian Gerontology Center

Ali Al-Ragawi, Sergey Zyryanov, Elena Ushkalova, Olga Butranova, Anton Pereverzev
Received: October 10, 2018; Published: March 05, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901038

Original Research

Exploring the Paradox of Care: Differences in Older Adult and Proxy Ratings of Health and Subjective Well-being

Kristopher M. Struckmeyer, Alex J. Bishop, Brenda J. Smith, Brandt C. Gardner
Received: August 27, 2018; Published: February 27, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901037

Technical Note

Improving the HealthCare of People with Dementia beyond the Diagnosis: The “Carlo Poma Dementia Care Pathway” Study Protocol

Vincenza Frisardi, Sara Faroni, Angela Bellani, Felice Biagi, Emanuela Galante, Alida Balzanelli, Erika Talassi, Lorella Frittoli, Giancarla Capiluppi, Claudia D’angelis, Antonella Taragnani, Donatella Terzi, Elena Podavini, Graziana Gazzoni, Graziana Simoncelli, Carmine Matarazzo, Mirko Avesani, Antonio Ventura, Consuelo Basili, Maurizio Galavotti, Carlo Maria Stucchi, Maria Cristina Cilia, Alfonso Ciccone
Received: October 31, 2018; Published: February 27, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901036

Review

Cell Senescence, Telomerase, and Senolytic Therapy

Michael Fossel
Received: December 31, 2018; Published: February 15, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901034

Research Article

Effect of Six-Months Supplementation with Cholecalciferol on Glycemic and Blood Pressure Control in Elderly Type 2 Diabetic Patients with Vitamin D Deficiency: A Pilot Study

Marco Barale, Ruth Rossetto Giaccherino, Ezio Ghigo, Massimo Procopio
Received: October 31, 2018; Published: February 14, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901033

Research Article

Key Dimensions of Therapeutic Lies in Dementia Care: A New Taxonomy

Rachel Mills, Louisa Jackman, Mithila Mahesh, Ian James
Received: December 12, 2018; Published: February 12, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901032

Editorial

Telomere Editorial - Perspectives on Telomeres and Aging

Michael Fossel
Received: January 29, 2019; Published: January 31, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901031

Research Article

An Examination of How the ‘Household Model' of Care Can Contribute to Positive Ageing for Residents in the ‘Fourth Age’

Anya Ahmed, Paula Ormandy, Maaike L. Seekles
Received: November 15, 2018; Published: January 25, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901030

Research Article

Aging and the Art of Happiness: Time Effects of A Positive Psychology Program with Older Adults

Elizabeth Orsega-Smith, Stephen Goodwin, Melissa Ziegler, Katie Greenawalt, Jennie Turner, Erica Rathie
Received: October 31, 2018; Published: January 10, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901029

Research Article

Acceptance of Information and Communication Technologies for Healthy and Active Aging: Results from Three Field Studies

Filomena Papa, Bartolomeo Sapio, Enrico Nicolò
Received: October 31, 2018; Published: January 04, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901028

Review

What Activities Count as Active Aging? The Challenge of Classifying Diversity

Feliciano Villar, Montserrat Celdrán, Rodrigo Serrat, Valentina Cannella
Received: November 07, 2018; Published: December 26, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804027

Research Article

Wisdom and Curiosity Among Older Learners: Elucidating Themes of Well-Being from Beautiful Questions in Older Adulthood

Craig A Talmage, Richard C Knopf
Received: October 30, 2018; Published: December 25, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804025

Original Research

Simplifying Caregiver Resources in Eldercare: Identifying the Support Needs of Caregiving Employees

James S. Powers, Barbara Clinton, Kayse Martin, Margaret A. Genendlis, Grace S. Smith
Received: October 26, 2018; Published: December 13, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804024

Original Research

25-hydroxyvitamin D Levels are Associated with Cognitive Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes and the Metabolic Syndrome: A Preliminary Examination

Lisa M. Manderino, Mary Beth Spitznagel, Divya Yogi-Morren, John P. Kirwan, Sangeeta Kashyap, John Gunstad
Received: August 01, 2018; Published: December 05, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804023

Review

A Call to Arms for the Aged Care Sector: A Spotlight on Systematic Abuse and Neglect of Older Disabled Persons

Terence Seedsman, Nilufer Korkmaz-Yaylagul
Received: July 17, 2018; Published: November 28, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804022

Opinion

Do Social Isolation and Loneliness Kill People with Alzheimer's Disease?

Yoram Barak, Paul Glue
Received: October 04, 2018; Published: November 27, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804021

Review

A is for Autophagy and Alzheimer's

Coad Thomas Dow, Julia Szepieniec
Received: October 1, 2018; Published: November 26, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804020

Editorial

Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia

Ladislav Volicer
Received: November 04, 2018; Published: November 8, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804019

Original Research

Missing Voices and Aging in Prison: Religiosity’s Influence on Positive Aging through Forgiveness

G. Kevin Randall, Alex J. Bishop
Received: August 24, 2018; Published: November 7, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804018

Communication

Cognitive Reserve: Cognitive Abilities that Shield Against Dementia Symptomatology

Francisca S. Rodriguez (Then)
Received: June 19, 2018; Published: October 31, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804017

Review

Association between Oral Frailty and Geriatric Conditions

Koji Naruishi
Received: September 06, 2018; Published: October 26, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804016

Original Research

Positive Aging a Two-Way Street: Healthy Lifestyle and Attitudes of Others

Paul M. Valliant, Charlotte Aelick, Amber Sinclair, Joseph M. Caswell
Received: August 07, 2018; Published: October 19, 2018; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1804015