Focus and Scope
JMIR Aging (JA, Co-Editors-in-Chief: Yun Jiang, PhD, MS, RN, FAMIA, Assistant Professor, Department of Systems, Populations, and Leadership, University of Michigan School of Nursing; Jinjiao Wang, PhD, RN, MPhil, Assistant Professor, Postdoctoral Program Director, Elaine C. Hubbard Center for Nursing Research on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Rochester) is an open access journal, focusing on technologies, medical devices, apps, engineering, informatics applications and patient education for medicine and nursing, education, preventative interventions and clinical care / home care for elderly populations. In addition, aging-focused big data analytics using data from electronic health record systems, health insurance databases, federal reimbursement databases (e.g. U.S. Medicare and Medicaid), and other large databases are also welcome.
This journal is read by clinicians, nurses/allied health professionals, informal caregivers and patients alike and have (as all JMIR journals) a focus on readable and applied science reporting the design and evaluation of health innovations and emerging technologies. We publish original research, viewpoints, and reviews (both literature reviews and medical device/technology/app reviews).
Articles are carefully copyedited and XML-tagged, ready for submission in PubMed Central. JMIR Aging is indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central, DOAJ, Scopus, and the Emerging Sources Citation Index (Clarivate).
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