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European Review of Aging and Physical Activity

European Review of Aging and Physical Activity

Editor-in-Chief: W. Zijlstra; Y. Netz
Associate Editor: Michael Brach

ISSN: 1861-6909 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11556

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  • Official journal of the European Group for Research into Elderly and Physical Activity (EGREPA)
  • Fully open access from January 2015
  • Authors retain copyright of their work

European Review of Aging and Physical Activity (EURAPA) is an open access journal disseminating research on aging and physical activity.  The journal provides an international forum for the advancement of our understanding of the relationships between aging and physical activity in the biomedical and behavioral sciences.  The scope of EURAPA encompasses topics ranging from basic physiology, exercise science, brain and cognition, clinical & health sciences, gerontology, ethics and philosophy,  to research methods.

Related subjects » Behavioral Sciences - Family & Geriatric Medicine - Human Physiology - Immunology - Orthopedics - Social Sciences

Impact Factor: 2.154 (2016) * 

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    2016 Impact Factor
  • 2.154
  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    European Review of Aging and Physical Activity (EURAPA) disseminates research on the biomedical and behavioural aspects of physical activity and aging. The main issues addressed by EURAPA are the impact of physical activity or exercise on cognitive, physical, and psycho-social functioning of older people, physical activity patterns in advanced age, and the relationship between physical activity and health.

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    All articles published in European Review of Aging and Physical Activity are open access, which means the articles are universally and freely available online. In addition, the authors retain copyright of their article, and grant any third party the right to use reproduce and disseminate the article, subject to the terms of our copyright and license agreement. Allowing the authors to retain copyright of their work permits wider distribution of their work on the condition it is correctly attributed to the authors.

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