Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology


Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology brings together original
research, clinical reviews, and timely case reports on all aspects of
neuropsychiatric care of aging patients, including age-related biologic,
neurologic, and psychiatric illnesses; psychosocial problems; forensic
issues; and family care.

The journal offers clinicians and investigators from geriatric psychiatry,
neurology, psychology, nursing, and social work the latest peer-reviewed
information from respected researchers on cognitive, mood, anxiety,
addictive, and sleep disorders in older patients. JGPN describes tested
diagnostic tools and practical, cost-effective therapies. It also pursues
advances in allied sciences as diverse as molecular biology and genetics,
brain imaging, neuropathology, neuropsychology, pharmacology, epidemiology,
and health sciences research.

The Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology covers the full range of
geriatric neuropsychiatric disorders. Some of the areas regularly reported
on include:

* Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
* Behavioral and mood complications of neurological disorders, such as
stroke, Parkinson's disease, and primary dementias.
* Delirium
* Depression and other mood disorders
* Late-life addictions
* Anxiety disorders
* Sleep disorders
* Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders
* Adjustment disorders
* Complications of bereavement.

ISSN: 0891-9887


Alan M. Mellow, MD, PhD
Mental Health Service Line (116MH)
Ann Arbor VA Medical Center
2215 Fuller Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

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Abstracts available online. Articles available in PDF format.

Current Issue: September 1 2004, Volume 17, No. 3

Date: 25 Oct. 2004

Original posting date: 
Monday, October 25, 2004
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