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 2017| Vol 4| Issue 1
Polypharmacy among elderly: Need for awareness and caution
Polypharmacy can be a significant health hazard when used inappropriately. Among the various age groups, polypharmacy is a significant issue among elderly. Among elderly, ...
Alcohol use among the elderly: Issues and considerations
Alcohol use typically begins in the adolescence and peaks over the adulthood. However, its abuse is not as uncommon among the elderly though it tends to be under.recognized. Certain age.related physio...
Constipation in elderly patients with psychiatric disorders
Constipation is a common complaint among the elderly patients with psychiatric disorders because of age.related physiologic and anatomical changes, lifestyle factors, comorbid physical and surgical di...
Abstracting and Indexing Information
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Features of Manuscript Management System
- Online submission
- Wider visibility though open access
- Higher impact with wider visibility
- Prompt review