Journal of Gerontological Nursing

CURRENTLY VIEWING:

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
  • August 1990
  • Volume 16 · Issue 8
EDITORIAL

Managing the Care System

Joan Quinn, MSN, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):3 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-03

BOOKS

Nursing the Elderly: A Care Plan Approach

Carole-Lynne LeNavenec

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):38 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-11

Old Enough to Feel Better: A Medical Guide for Seniors

Mary Naughton-Walsh, MS, RN, CS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):38-39 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-13

Health Promotion of the Elderly in the Community

Dolores M Alford, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):38 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-12

NEWS
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

CONTROVERSIAL SEXUALITY/The Journal Replies

Carolyn Price, RNC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):45 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-26

Drug Abuse? Use and Misuse of Psychotropic Drugs in Alzheimer's Care

Lois B Taft, MSN, RN; Robert L Barkin, MBA, PharmD, NHA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):4-9 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-04

What Does It Mean? Making Sense of the Hospital Experience

Maura C Ryan, PhD, RN, C; Gale Robinson-Smith, PhD, RN, CS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):17-20 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-06

NO EXIT: The Effects of an Electronic Security System on Confused Patients

Elaine Nelson Negley, RN, C, MS; Patricia M Molla, RN, MSN, CS; Jeanne Obenchain, RN, MSN, CS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):21-25 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-07

Treating Ununited Fractures with Electricity: Nursing Implications

Nancee V Sneed, RN, MN; Katherine M VanBree, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):26-31 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-08

CEU QUIZ

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):36-37 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-10

PRODUCT REPORT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1990;16(8):46-48 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19900801-27

Sign up to receive

Journal E-contents