Aims and Scope: Journal of Geriatric Cardiology (JGC) is a biomedical quarterly published by the Institute of Geriatric Cardiology, China. The purpose of JGC is to provide a forum for the exchange of information, ideas and opinions between physicians and researchers in the east and in the west. JGC publishes peer-reviewed articles that are relevant to the care of older persons with cardiovascular disease, especially those with concomitant disease of other major organ-systems, such as the lungs, the kidneys, liver, central nervous system, gastrointestinal tract or endocrinology, etc. JGC also occasionally republishes, with permission, articles of scientific or clinical excellence that have appeared in Chinese-language journals. Regular features of the Journal include: State-of-the-Art Articles, clinical research, laboratory research, review article, case report, letter to the editor and others.