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About the Journal

Age and Ageing is an international journal publishing refereed original articles and commissioned reviews on geriatric medicine and gerontology. Its range includes research on ageing and clinical, epidemiological, and psychological aspects of later life.

Age and Ageing is the journal of the BGS.


YearImpact FactorSi: Geriatrics & Gerontology
20143.6429 out of 50
20133.10713 out of 49
20123.81611 out of 46
20113.09013 out of 44
20102.71914 out of 44
20093.13111 out of 40
20083.05213 out of 36
20071.91018 out of 31
20061.91917 out of 30

This information is taken from the Journal Citation Reports, published annually as part of the Science Citation Index by ISI.

Abstracting and Indexing Services

The journal is covered by several major indexing services, including:

Applied Social Sciences Index & Abstracts (ASSIA)
Biological Abstracts
CAB Abstracts
Current Contents® /Clinical Medicine
Excerpta Medica Abstract Journals
Science Citation Index®

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Impact factor: 3.642

5-Yr impact factor: 4.394


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