Photo Gallery



News & Updation

  • Updated Version
  • WJPPS introducing updated version of OSTS (online submission and tracking system), which have dedicated control panel for both author and reviewer. Using this control panel author can submit manuscript
  • Call for Paper
    • WJPPS  Invited to submit your valuable manuscripts for Coming Issue.
  • Journal web site support Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, Saffari for easy download of article without any trouble.
  • WJPPS Impact Factor
  • Its our Pleasure to Inform you that WJPPS Impact Factor has been increased from  7.454 to 7.632  due to high quality Publication at International Level

  • ICV
  • WJPPS Rank with Index Copernicus Value 84.65 due to high reputation at International Level

  • OCTOBER 2020 Issue has been successfully launched on 1 October 2020.



Dr. Ehsan Rauf*, Dr. Maqbool Ahmad Khan, Dr. Z.H. Siddiqui, Dr. Jamal Akhtar, Dr. Mohd Safwan Qidwai


The part of medicine which deals with old age diseases and problems is called Geriatric. On the basis of biased hypothesis it has been publicized that Anderson and Cowan has first time stressed the value of positive ascertainment of diseases in elderly. Ageing has become an important issue because of the dramatic changes in life expectancy. People over 60 years of age currently constitute a fifth of the British population but will be a third by 2030. In 1951, Britain had 300 people aged over 100 years. By 2031 it will have 34,000. Other developed countries have seen the same pattern while the recently emerging economies are witnessing a much more rapid transition in their age structure. Today 60% of those aged 60+ live in the developing countries. The proportion will increase to 80 percent by 2050. In fact eminent Unani scholar Galen (129-200 AD), Rhazes (850-923 AD) and Avicenna (980-1037 AD) had not only described various diseases of old age but under the title of “Tadbeer Mashaikh”, these author physicians have mentioned the management of elderly ailments and old age conditions in details. Unani Physicians have advocated the implication of Asbab-e-Sitta Zaruririya for prevention of geriatric problems. The eminent Unani physician Ali Bin Abbas Majusi mentioned the geriatric care under heading of “Tadbeer Mashshaiq”. According to Ali Bin Abbas Majusi as the normal temperament of elderly becom Barid Yabis (Cold and Dry) therefore Taskheen (Warming) and Tarteeb (Moistening) is suitable for elderly persons.

Keywords: Geriatric, Tadbeer Mashaikh, Asbab-e-Sitta Zaruriya, Barid Yabis, Taskheen.

[Full Text Article]

Call for Paper

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More

Online Submission

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More

Email & SMS Alert

World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (WJPPS)
Read More