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Journal of Applied Gerontology

University of Minnesota, USA

Published in Association with Southern Gerontological Society

2013 Impact Factor: 0.923
2013 Ranking: 20/31 in Gerontology
Source: 2013 Journal Citation Reports ® (Thomson Reuters, 2014)
Journal of Applied Gerontology provides an international forum for information that has clear and immediate applicability to the health, care, and quality of life of older persons. Each issue brings you the latest research and analysis from the field—and helps you apply it to your everyday practice.

Comprehensive Coverage

Journal of Applied Gerontology publishes articles in all subdisciplines of gerontology whose findings, conclusions, or suggestions have clear and sometimes immediate applicability to the problems encountered by older persons well as articles that inform research and the development of interventions. Read original studies by distinguished authors with comprehensive coverage of areas of gerontological practice and policy including:

  • Caregiving
  • Exercise
  • Death and dying
  • Physical activity
  • Ethnicity and aging
  • Technology and care
  • Advanced directives
  • Housing
  • Long-term care
  • Mental health
  • Retirement planning
  • Sexuality
  • Volunteering

Discussions, Information, and Ideas

Unique in focus, Journal of Applied Gerontology fills a void in the existing literature on gerontology by continually enhancing the dissemination and utilization of knowledge in this fast-growing field. The journal publishes findings, recommendations, and promising ideas which have significance for older persons everywhere. Offering you more than thought-provoking articles and in-depth Special Issues, each volume features a range of discussions, information and ideas, including

  • An annual title/author index for easy reference
  • Contributions from leading researchers in the field
  • Methods for applying research to practice

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

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Frequency: 5 Times/Year eISSN: 1552-4523 ISSN: 0733-4648
Months of Distribution: February , April , June , August , November Current Volume: 34 Current Issue: 4
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