Special Issues

Emerging Concepts in Alzheimer's Disease Research

Guest Editor: Lydia Giménez-Llort

Deadline: March 15, 2020 (Open)

Dysphagia in the Elderly

Guest Editor: David G Smithard

Deadline: January 15, 2020 (Open)

Diabetes in the Elderly

Guest Editor: P. Hemachandra Reddy

Deadline: November 30, 2019 (Open) 

Osteoporosis in the Elderly

Guest Editor: Ray Marks

Deadline: December 30, 2019 (Open)

Aging and Heart Failure

Guest Editor: Bodh I. Jugdutt

Deadline: October 30, 2019 (Open)

Mobility and Aging: Falls Prevention Among the Elderly

Guest Editor: Ray Marks

Deadline: September 30, 2019 (Open)

Depression and Aging: Role of Social Support

Guest Editor: Ray Marks

Deadline: August 30, 2019 (Open)

Oxidative Stress and Alzheimer’s Disease

Guest Editor: Luigi Iuliano

Deadline: August 30, 2019 (Open)

Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia

Guest Editor: Ladislav Volicer

Deadline: July 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)

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)

Stem Cell Therapy

Guest Editor: Luis Martinez

Deadline: December 30, 2018 (Open)

Health Modifiers of Neurocognitive Aging

Guest Editor: Kamen Tsvetanov

Deadline: November 30,2018 (Open)

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

Guest Editor: Lisa Hollis-Sawyer

Deadline: October 31, 2018 (Open)

Fundamental Interventions: Revolutions in Geriatric Disease

Guest Editor: Michael Fossel

Deadline: January 31, 2017 (Open)

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Original Research

Empirical Examination of Caregiving Processes and Outcomes among Adult Siblings of Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Mamta Saxena, Anne F. Farrell, Kari Adamsons
Received: February 25, 2019; Published: May 20, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902054

Review

Admiral Nurse Case Management: A Model of Caregiver Support for Families Affected by Dementia

Karen Harrison Dening, Zena Aldridge
Received: February 26, 2019; Published: May 10, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902053

Research Article

The Relationship between Caregiver Stress and Behavioural Changes in Dementia

Lindy A. Kilik, Robert W. Hopkins
Received: March 01, 2019; Published: May 09, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902052

Concept Paper

Biological Age versus Chronological Age in the Prevention of Age Associated Diseases

Gian Andrea Rollandi, Aldo Chiesa, Nicoletta Sacchi, Mauro Castagnetta, Matteo Puntoni, Adriana Amaro, Barbara Banelli, Ulrich Pfeffer
Received: January 31, 2019; Published: May 05, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902051

Project Report

An Evaluation of a Community-Based Psychoeducation Program for Successful Ageing

Claire L. Thompson , Daniela Calafiore, Julijana Chochovski, Steven Trawley, Kathryn von Treuer
Received: October 29, 2018; Published: April 26, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902050

Original Research

Moderators of Treatment Outcomes from Family Caregiver Skills Training: Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial

Michael P. Cary, Jr., Valerie A. Smith, Megan Shepherd-Banigan, Jennifer H. Lindquist, Jennifer G. Chapman, Susan N. Hastings, Courtney H. Van Houtven
Received: February 22, 2019; Published: April 18, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902049

Review

Aging High: Opioid Use Disorder in the Elderly Population

Joseph V. Pergolizzi, Jr., Jo Ann LeQuang
Received: November 13, 2018; Published: April 17, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902047

Review

Engagement and Utilization of Advance Care Planning and Hospice in Different Older Asian American Populations

Kristy Lui, Darlene Yee-Melichar, Emiko Takagi
Received: October 31, 2018; Published: April 08, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902046

Research Article

Examining the Effectiveness of Two Types of Forgiveness Intervention to Enhance Well-Being in Adults from Young to Older Adulthood

Olga Zichnali, Despina Moraitou, Christos Pezirkianidis, Anastasios Stalikas
Received: October 30, 2018; Published: April 03, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1902044

Original Research

The Positive Power of Perception in Late Life: A Study on Subjective Aging and Health among Ethnic Minorities

Ana Jessica Alfaro, Soledad Argüelles-Borge, Ashley M. Stripling, Paula M. Brochu
Received: September 17, 2018; Published: March 29, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901043

Editorial

Depression and Aging: Role of Social Support

Ray Marks
Received: March 25, 2019; Published: March 28, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901042

Review

Association of Telomere Length, a Cellular Aging Marker, with Depression, PTSD and Hostility

Lei Zhang, Xian-Zhang Hu, Xiaoxia Li, Jacob Dohl, Tianzheng Yu, Robert J. Ursano
Received: December 28, 2018; Published: March 21, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901041

Review

Does Dementia Increase the Risk of Dental Decay?

Robert J Emanuel
Received: January 09, 2019; Published: March 21, 2019; doi:10.21926/obm.geriatr.1901040

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