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
  • April 1991
  • Volume 17 · Issue 4

Quality of Life Nursing Care An Experimental Trial in Long-Term Care

Cheryl L Cox, RN, C, PhD; Linda Kaeser, RN, PhD, ACSW; Andrew C Montgomery, PhD; Lucy H Marion, RN, C, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(4):6-9

Complexities of Pain Assessment in the Elderly Clinical Considerations

Keela A Herr, PhD, RN, CS; Paula R Mobily, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(4):12-19

A Survey of Breast Cancer Detection Methods in Long-Term Care Facilities

Joan C Kenny, PhD, RN, CS; Patricia W Keenan, EdD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(4):20-22

Complex Health Problems: Clinically Assessing Self-Management Abilities

Mariah Snyder, PhD, RN, FAAN; Patricia Brugge-Wiger, PhD, RN; Sharon Ahern, BSN, RNC; Shirley Connelly, MSN, RN; Charlotte DePew, MPH, RN; Patricia Kappas-Larson, MPH, RN; Elizabeth Semmerling, MEd, RN; Susan Wyble, MS, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(4):23-27

Nursing Care of Cognitively Impaired, Institutionalized Elderly

Sandy C Burgener, PhD, RNC; Debra Barton, BSW, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(4):37-43


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(4):44-45

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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(4):47

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