The Journal of Latin American Geriatric Medicine (J Geriatric Medicine) is the official journal of the Colegio Nacional de Medicina Geriátrica, CONAMEGER.
It is a double-blind peer reviewed journal, that publishes biannually, online, and Open Access (free of charge for authors and readers) in Spanish / English. It has an Editorial Committee composed of national and international experts.

The journal publishes original articles, review articles, case reports, letters to the editor and editorials about any field in geriatrics and related specialties.

Its mission is:

To become a permanent communication vehicle with the geriatric community and related specialties.
 To be a a house organ of continuing education for the geriatric community and related specialties.
 To be an authority for the promotion and dissemination of science and technology in the specialty of geriatrics, understanding the concepts of science and technology in a broad sense, including technological advances, experience and clinical research.


Vol.8 Num.2

May - August,
Volume 8, Number 2

Original article:

Mariana Gamboa-Esparza, Dania L. Quintanilla-Flores, Ricardo Salinas-Martínez, Célica R. González-Galván, Daniela Garza-Moreno, Rocío Morales-Delgado

The social, medical, emotional, and spiritual impact of confinement due to COVID-19 in older people

Sonia López-Cisneros, Dafne E. Durón-Reyes, Carolina Estrada-García, Sara G. Aguilar-Navarro

Body composition and nutritional status in older patients with mild cognitive impairment

Review article:

Fernando Morales-Martínez, Joel Zapata-Salazar

Challenges of aging in Costa Rica