ISSN 1981-2256on-line version


Updated: 07/29/2016


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Revista Brasileira de Geriatria e Gerontologia (Brazilian Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology)

Editor: Renato Peixoto Veras

The Revista Brasileira de Geriatria e Gerontologia (Brazilian Journal of Geriatrics and Gerontology) (RBGG) is the extension of the journal Textos sobre Envelhecimento (Texts About Aging), which was launched in 1998. The RBGG is a specialized journal that publishes scientific texts concerning Geriatrics and Gerontology with the aim of contributing to the further study of human aging.

Issuance: bimonthly, published in Portuguese/Spanish and English.

Manuscripts may be submitted in Portuguese, Spanish and English.

The abbreviated title of the journal is Rev. Bras. Geriatr. Gerontol., which must be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographic references and notes .

Plagiarism Policy

The Revista Brasileira de Geriatria e Gerontologia adopts the Plagium system for the identification of plagiarism.

Online version ISSN 1981-2256


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LILACS - Literatura Latino-americana e do Caribe em Ciências Sociais (Latin American and Caribbean Literature in Social Sciences)

PAHO - Pan American Health Organization  .

Redalyc - Red Revistas Científicas América (the Network of American Scientific Journals)

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