Journal of Gerontological Nursing


Journal of Gerontological Nursing

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,” “Person-Centered Care,” “Public Policy,” 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

Journal Impact Factor
2019 Impact Factor 1.016

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • February 1990
  • Volume 16 · Issue 2


Vernice Ferguson, RN, MA, FAAN, FRCN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(2):5


Older Adults as an HIV-Positive Risk Group

Kathleen Walsh Scura, MS, RN; Beverly Whipple, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(2):6-9

Knowledge, Attitudes, and Happiness of Nurses Working with Gerontological Patients

Leslie A Glasspoole, RN, MA; Michael G Aman, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(2):11-14

The Suicidal Patient in Long-Term Care Institutions

Barbara A Brant, MS, RN, C; Nancy J Osgood, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(2):15-18

The Cost-Effectiveness of DISPOSABLE VERSUS REUSABLE DIAPERS A Controlled Experiment in a Nursing Home

Teh-wei Hu, PhD; D Lynne Kaltreider, MEd; Jessie Iguo, RN, DrPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(2):19-24

The Gerontological Nursing Fellowship: A Program to Prepare Registered Nurses for National Certification

Mary Fry Schaller, MSN, RN, C, CS; Ann Schmidt-Luggen, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(2):25-28


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(2):42-45


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(2):46

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