Geriatrics & Gerontology International

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Edited By: Akihisa Iguchi

Impact Factor: 2.167

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 9/31 (Gerontology); 27/47 (Geriatrics & Gerontology)

Online ISSN: 1447-0594

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Best Article Awards

Japan’s leading Geriatrics journal is pleased to announce the 4th GGI BEST ARTICLE AWARDEES. This award is presented annually to the top three articles published in the previous year, which are selected by the GGI executive editors. The winning authors receive a cash prize of 100,000 yen from the Japanese Geriatrics Society.

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Polypharmacy as a risk for fall occurrence in geriatric outpatients
Taro Kojima, et al

Day-care service use is a risk factor for long-term care placement in community-dwelling dependent elderly
Masafumi Kuzuya, et al

Complex obstacle negotiation exercise can prevent falls in community-dwelling elderly Japanese aged 75 years and older
Minoru Yamada, et al

Special Issues -Free Online-

Current Progress in Comprehensive Care and Research on Memory Disorders in Japan
Guest Editors: Kenji Toba and Takashi Sakurai
Japanese introductionalso available

Sarcopenia in Asia
Guest Editors: Masahiro Akishita, Hidenori Arai, Liang-Kung Chen
Japanese introduction also available

The Japanese Elderly Diabetes Intervention Trial (J-EDIT)
Guest Editor: Hideki Ito
Japanese introduction also available

Novartis Foundation for Gerontological Research Awards

We are please to present the following articles which received the Novartis Foundation for Gerontological Research Awards

Optineurin and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Hirofumi Maruyama and Hideshi Kawakami

Effect of angiotensin II type 2 receptor on stroke, cognitive impairment and neurodegenerative diseases
Masaki Mogi and Masatsugu Horiuchi

Structure-oriented review of 14-3-3 protein isoforms in geriatric neuroscience
Takahiko Umahara, Toshiki Uchihara, et al.

Vitamin A and Alzheimer's disease
Kenjiro Ono and Masahito Yamada

Cardiovascular protection afforded by caloric restriction: Essential role of nitric oxide synthase
Ken Shinmura


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