Editors

Editor-in-Chief

Alfonso J. Cruz-Jentoft, MD, PhD

Hospital Universitario Ramón y Cajal, Madrid, Spain

Honorary Editor-in-Chief

Jean-Pierre Michel, MD, PhD

Medical School, Geneva University, Switzerland

Associate Editors

Sarcopenia and frailty: Hidenori Arai, MD, PhD, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Obu (Aichi), Japan

Use of drugs in older people: Antonio Cherubini, MD, PhD, IRCCS-INRCA Ancona, Italy

End of life care & ethics: Peter Crome, MD, PhD, DSc, FRCP, UCL Primary Care, London, UK

Geriatric emergency and intensive care: Simon P. Mooijaart, MD, PhD, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden, The Netherlands

Dementia and neurodegenerative disorders: Helen Roberts, PhD, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK

Cardiovascular geriatric medicine: Timo Strandberg, MD, PhD, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Geriatric medical classics: Desmond O'Neill, MA, MD, FRCPI, AGSF, FRCP (Glasg), FRCP, FRCPEdin, FGSA, Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Long term care: Desmond O'Neill, MA, MD, FRCPI, AGSF, FRCP (Glasg), FRCP, FRCPEdin, FGSA, Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Orthogeriatrics, Falls and Fractures: Anette Hylen Ranhoff, MD, PhD, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Editorial Board Members

Masahiro Akishita, MD, PhD, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

William Applegate, MD, MPH, MACP, Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Jean-Pierre Baeyens, MD, Université du Luxembourg, Kirchberg, Luxembourg

Gülistan Bahat, MD, PhD, University of Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey

Mario Barbagallo, MD, PhD, DIBIMIS, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy

Juergen Bauer, MD, PhD, Universität Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany

Athanase Benetos, MD, PhD, University Hospital of France, Nancy, France

Heike A. Bischoff-Ferrari, MD, PhD, Klinik für Geriatrie, UniversitätsSpital Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Marc Bonnefoy, PhD, Université de Lyon, Lyon, France

Mustafa Cankurtaran, MD, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey

Piu Chan, MD, PhD, Xuanwu Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China

Liang-Kung Chen, MD. PhD, FRCP, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan

Thierry Chevalley, MD, University Hospitals of Genève, Genève, Switzerland

Ming-Yueh Chou, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan. ROC

Gustavo Duque, MD, PhD, FRACP, GSAF, Melbourne Medical School, Melbourne, Australia

Luigi Ferrucci, MD, PhD, National Institute of Aging, United States

Manfred Gogol, MD, GSAF, FAGS, Medical School Hannover (MHH), Hannover, Germany

Luis Miguel F. Gutiérrez Robledo, MD, PhD, Institutos Nacionales de Salud, Mexico City, Mexico

Tomasz Kostka, MD, PhD, Medical University of Łódź, Łódź, Poland

Stefania Maggi, MD, MPH, PhD, University of Padova, Padova, Italy

Frank Molnar, MSc (Epidemiology), MDCM, FRCPC, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

John E. Morley, MD, BCh, Louis University Medical Center, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Nele Van Den Noortgate, MD, PhD, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium

Joseph G. Ouslander, MD, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL, USA

Mirko Petrovic, MD, PhD, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

Kaisu Pitkälä, MD, PhD, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Kenneth Rockwood, MD, FRCPC, FRCP, Div. of Geriatric Medicine, Delhousie University, Halifax, Canada

Avan Sayer, MBBS, PhD, Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre, Newcastle, UK

Cornel Sieber, MD, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Germany

Eva Topinkova, MD, PhD, Charles University and General Faculty Hospital , Prague, Czech Republic

Andrea Ungar, MD, Unit of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Florence, Italy

Manuel Teixeira Verissimo, MD, PhD, Faculty of Medicine of the University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal

Marjolein Visser, MD, PhD, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Stefano Volpato, MD, MPH, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy

Chang Won Won, MD, MPH, PhD, Kyung Hee University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea

Jean Woo, MB BChir (Cantab), MA (Cantab), MRCP (UK), MD (Cantab), FRCP (Lond), FRACP, FHKAM, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong