Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (J Am Geriatr Soc)

Publisher: American Geriatrics Society, Wiley

Journal description

The primary goal of the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society is to publish articles that are relevant in the broadest terms to the clinical care of older persons. Such articles may span a variety of disciplines and fields and may be of immediate, intermediate, or long-term potential benefit to clinical practice.

Current impact factor: 4.22

Impact Factor Rankings

2015 Impact Factor Available summer 2015
2013 / 2014 Impact Factor 4.216
2012 Impact Factor 3.978
2011 Impact Factor 3.737
2010 Impact Factor 3.913
2009 Impact Factor 3.656
2008 Impact Factor 3.805

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 4.63
Cited half-life 8.50
Immediacy index 0.70
Eigenfactor 0.04
Article influence 1.55
Website Journal of the American Geriatrics Society website
Other titles Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Online), Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
ISSN 1532-5415
OCLC 45381418
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper

Publisher details


  • Pre-print
    • Author can archive a pre-print version
  • Post-print
    • Author cannot archive a post-print version
  • Restrictions
    • 12 months embargo
  • Conditions
    • Some journals have separate policies, please check with each journal directly
    • On author's personal website, institutional repositories, arXiv, AgEcon, PhilPapers, PubMed Central, RePEc or Social Science Research Network
    • Author's pre-print may not be updated with Publisher's Version/PDF
    • Author's pre-print must acknowledge acceptance for publication
    • On a non-profit server
    • Publisher's version/PDF cannot be used
    • Publisher source must be acknowledged with citation
    • Must link to publisher version with set statement (see policy)
    • If OnlineOpen is available, BBSRC, EPSRC, MRC, NERC and STFC authors, may self-archive after 12 months
    • If OnlineOpen is available, AHRC and ESRC authors, may self-archive after 24 months
    • Publisher last contacted on 07/08/2014
    • This policy is an exception to the default policies of 'Wiley'
  • Classification
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Publications in this journal