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 more than 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

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

  • Current Issue
  • November 2017
  • Volume 43 · Issue 11
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial Free

Toward an Equitable Society for Every Generation

Boeun Kim, RN, MSN; Basia Belza, PhD, RN, FAAN

Product News Free
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Person-Centered Care

What Do Family Members Really Want When Older Adults Transition to a Nursing Home?

Annette M. Lane, PhD, RN; Sandra P. Hirst, PhD, RN, GNC(C); Pamela Hawranik, PhD, RN; Marlette B. Reed, MA, BEd; Alina Rokhman, BA

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Fall Prevention for Older Adults

Cheryl Kruschke, EdD, MS, RN, CNE

Feature Article
Feature Article

Effects of Uncertainty on Perceived and Physiological Stress in Caregivers of Stroke Survivors: A 6-Week Longitudinal Study

Eeeseung Byun, PhD, RN; Barbara Riegel, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA; Marilyn Sommers, PhD, RN, FAAN; Nancy Tkacs, PhD, RN; Lois Evans, PhD, RN, FAAN

Feature Article

Nursing Work in Long-Term Care: An Integrative Review

Jed Montayre, PhD, RN; Jasmine Montayre, RN, CertT

AGS Update