Journal of Gerontological Nursing


Print ISSN: 0098-9134
Online ISSN: 1938-243X
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
  • January 2015
  • Volume 41 · Issue 1
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial

Educating Nurses in Gerontology: We Still Have a Way to Go

Vivian Koroknay, RN, MS, CNE, CRRN

Product News

Product News




Aligning Care Initiatives to Reduce Medication Adverse Effects in Nursing Homes

Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, MBA, CGP, BCPP, FASCP; Barbara J. Zarowitz, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, CGP, FASCP

Technology Innovations

Implementation of a Home-Based Interactive Training System for Fall Prevention: Requirements and Challenges

Jörn Kiselev, MSc; Marten Haesner, MA; Mehmet Gövercin, MD; Elisabeth Steinhagen-Thiessen, MD

CNE Article

Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia: How Long Does Every Behavior Last, and Are Particular Behaviors Associated With PRN Antipsychotic Agent Use?

Philippe Voyer, PhD, RN; Jane McCusker, PhD, MD; Martin G. Cole, MD; Johanne Monette, MD, MSc; Nathalie Champoux, MD, MSc; Antonio Ciampi, PhD; Eric Belzile, MSc; Hélène Richard, MSc

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Feature Article

Comfort Care Rounds: A Staff Capacity-Building Initiative in Long-Term Care Homes

Abigail Wickson-Griffiths, RN, MN; Sharon Kaasalainen, PhD, RN; Kevin Brazil, PhD; Carrie McAiney, PhD; Diane Crawshaw, BA; Mickey Turner, RN, CHPCN(C); Mary Lou Kelley, PhD, MSW

Feature Article

Somatic Symptoms and Depressive Symptoms Among Older Adult Korean Immigrants

Young Me Lee, PhD, RN

AGS Update

New Guidance on the Prevention and Treatment of Postoperative Delirium in Older Adults

Wayne C. McCormick, MD, MPH, AGSF