The term gerontological nursing, is now a days called geriatric nursing is more consistent with the specialty's which is broadly focusing on health and wellness, in addition to sickness. There is a huge difference in the body patterns of old age people and young people. Young persons have an immune system that is capable of preventing diseases and it is not affected by most of the disease. In some case if it is affected by some severe disease it easily recovers by having drugs or medicines. But older people need acute care and nursing to recover as their immune system is very weak.
The open access journals are peer reviewed scholarly journals of Journal of Gerontology & Geriatric Research. The top open access journals are freely available on the public internet domain, allowing any end users to read, download, copy, distribute, prink, search or link to the full texts of the articles. These provide high quality, meticulously reviewed and rapid publication, to cater the insistent need of scientific community. These journals are indexed with all their citations noted. The top open access journals are indexed in SCOPUS, COPERNICUS, CAS, EBSCO and ISI.
Last date updated on June, 2014