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
  • May 2015
  • Volume 41 · Issue 5
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial

Why Should Hospitals Fund Delirium Research?

Patrick J. Harrold, CRNA, MSN

Product News

Product News



Research Brief

Tobacco Myths: The Older Adult Perspective

Lana M. Brown, PhD, RN, NEA-BC

CNE Article

Strategies for Research Recruitment and Retention of Older Adults of Racial and Ethnic Minorities

Graham J. McDougall Jr., PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Gaynell Simpson, PhD, MSW; Mary Louanne Friend, PhD, MSN

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Feature Article

Implementation of a Heart Failure Quality Initiative in a Skilled Nursing Facility: Lessons Learned

Arif Nazir, MD; M.E. Dennis, BS; Kathleen T. Unroe, MD

Feature Article

CircleRides: Developing an Older Adult Transportation Application and Evaluating Feedback

Melinda Heinz, PhD; Norene Kelly, MS

AGS Update

Revised AGS Choosing Wisely® List: Changes to Help Guide Older Adult Care Conversations

Wayne C. McCormick, MD, MPH, AGSF