ISSN - Print: 2348-9995,
Journal of Geriatric Mental Health, a publication of Indian Association for Geriatric Mental Health, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Semiannual print on demand compilation of issues published. The journal’s full text is available online at http://www.jgmh.org The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository.
Journal of Geriatric Mental Health is an International Journal that aims to enhance the mental health care of elderly/geriatric subjects. The journal publishes original research articles, review articles, clinical practice reports, case report, commentaries, editorial, letter to the editor and special features on cutting-edge care of elderly patients.
January-June 2020| Vol 7| Issue 1
COVID-19: A crisis for people with dementia
COVID-19, a novel virus, emerged as a threat to the community across the world and was declared as a pandemic in March 2020 by the World Health Organization. As of May 25, COVID-19 had affected 2...
Coronavirus disease 2019 and the elderly: Focus on psychosocial well-being, agism, and abuse prevention – An advocacy review
Age and agism are significant vulnerabilities for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). While the number of cases and fatalities rises throughout the globe, the elderly are prone both to the phys...
Depression and somatic symptoms in dementia: A narrative review
Dementia is an irreversible progressive degenerative disease with cognitive impairment. Cognitive impairment eventually leads to impaired activities of daily living and premature mortality. Apart fr...
Abstracting and Indexing Information
The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, ProQuest, TdNet, Wanfang Data
The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, Index Copernicus
Features of Manuscript Management System
- Online submission
- Wider visibility though open access
- Higher impact with wider visibility
- Prompt review