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1. The Journal of the American Geriatric Society
2. American Academy of Antiageing Medicine
3. Middle East Longevity Institute - Lebanon

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Abdulrazak Abyad MD, MPH, MBA, AGSF, AFCHSE

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November 2017 - Volume 14, Issue 3

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Table of Contents

Original Contribution/Clinical Investigation

Frailty in Family Practice: A Survey of Caregivers of Frail Elders
DOI: 10.5742/MEJAA.2017.93090
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Hakan Yaman

Depression in the older people: A perspective from Kurdistan of Iraq
DOI: 10.5742/MEJAA.2017.93091
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Shene Fria Faiq, Saman Anwar Faraj, Asso Amin Adam Robinow, Sarah Loftus,
Teshk Shawis

Review Articles

Fear of Falling in the Elderly an Emerging Syndrome
DOI: 10.5742/MEJAA.2017.93092
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Hammami Sonia, Abyad Abdulrazak

Community Health

The 5th Middle East Congress of Age, Ageing & Alzheimer’s
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