Journal of Gerontological Nursing


Print ISSN: 0098-9134
Online ISSN: 1938-243X

Geriatric nursing’s most trusted clinical journal for over 40 years

The Journal of Gerontological Nursing is a monthly, peer-reviewed journal publishing clinically relevant original articles on the practice of gerontological nursing across the continuum of care in a variety of health care settings, for 40 years. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as::

• Sections including “Geropharmacology,” “Clinical Concepts,” “Diagnosis: Dementia,” and “Technology Innovations”
• Evidence-based practice guidelines published three times per year
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Manuscripts posted online just 2 months after acceptance
• Continuing Nursing Education credits available each month

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

  • Current Issue
  • June 2015
  • Volume 41 · Issue 6
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial

Considerations When Disseminating American-Developed, Evidence-Based Health Promotion Programs in China

Minhui Liu, BSN, BS, RN; Basia Belza , PhD, RN, FAAN; Xi Zhang , MSN, RN

Product News

Product News



Clinical Concepts

Severe Symptomatic Aortic Stenosis in Older Adults: Pathophysiology, Clinical Manifestations, Treatment Guidelines, and Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

Leo A. Yurek, PhD, RN; Karen E. Jakub, PhD, RN; Melissa M. Menacho, ACNP

Public Policy

Policy Implications of a Literature Review of Cardiovascular Disease in Uninsured Immigrant Older Adults

Tina R. Sadarangani, MSN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC

CNE Article

Behavioral Characteristics of Bowel Movement and Urination Needs in Patients With Dementia in Taiwan

Yen-Hua Shih, MS; Chi-Jane Wang, PhD; En-Ping Sue, MS; Jing-Jy Wang, PhD

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Feature Article

RNs’ Transitions into Director of Nursing Positions in Nursing Homes: Hiring Practices and Role Development

Elena O. Siegel, PhD, RN; Suzanne Sikma, PhD, RN

Feature Article

The Correlation of Social Support and Social Participation of Older Adults in Bandar Abbas, Iran

Neda Amirkhosravi, RN; Mohsen Adib-Hajbaghery, PhD, RN; Mohammad-Sajjad Lotfi, RN; Masoumeh Hosseinian, RN