Journal of Gerontological Nursing


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

The Journal of Gerontological Nursing is a monthly, peer-reviewed publication of 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.

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

  • Current Issue
  • August 2014
  • Volume 40 · Issue 8
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial

Insights Into Aging: Pain Changes Everything

Henry M. Plawecki, PhD, EdS, RN, MSN

Product News

Product News



Diagnosis: Dementia

The Role of Therapeutic Use of Self in the Application of Nonpharmacological Interventions

Beth Barba, PhD, RN, FAGHE, FAAN; Maria Stump, RN, MSN; Suzanne Fitzsimmons, MSN, GNP, ARNP-BC

Research Brief

Exploring Aging-Related Stress Among Older Spousal Caregivers

Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles, PhD; George Demiris, PhD, FACMI; Debra Parker Oliver, PhD, MSW; Molly Burchett, MA

CNE Article

Managing Constipation: Implementing a Protocol in a Geriatric Rehabilitation Setting

Jennifer Klein, PhD, OT(C); Sandra Holowaty, RN, BScN, GNC(C)

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Feature Article

The Construct of Financial Capacity in Older Adults

Meriam Caboral-Stevens, MS, NP-C; Mark Medetsky, RN

Feature Article

Home Modification and Prevention of Frailty Progression in Older Adults: A Japanese Prospective Cohort Study

Kazuko Mitoku, PhD, RN; Setsu Shimanouchi, PhD, RN