Journal of Gerontological Nursing

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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
  • May 1991
  • Volume 17 · Issue 5
EDITORIAL

Examining the End Stage: What Can We Do When We Can't Do Any More?

Geri Richards Hall, MA, RN, CS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):3-4 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-03

CLINICAL OUTLOOK

Assessing Mental Status

Mildred O Hogstel, PhD, RN, C

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):42-43 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-11

BOOKS

Current Issues in Nursing

Rinda Alexander, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):45-46 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-14

Geriatric Orthopaedics: Rehabilitative Management of Common Problems

Marlene S Blackford, MSN, RN, C

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):45 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-13

Presentation of Illness in the Elderly

Lisa Seldomridge, RN, MSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):45 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-12

The Role of the Gerontologic Nurse

Lisa Seldomridge, RN, MSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):46-47 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-17

200 Medication Errors and How to Avoid Them

Dianne L Myers, MS, RN, C

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):46 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-16

Adult Day Care: Findings from a National Survey

Martha L Worcester, PhD, ARNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):46 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-15

NEWS

Clinically Improving COMMUNICATION Through Touch

Ruth C Vortherms, RNC, MS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):6-9 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-04

An Interactive Perspective on the Health Beliefs & Practices of Rural Elders

Debra C Davis, RN, DSN; Mary C Henderson, RN, EdD; Anne Boothe, RN, MSN; Merriam Douglass, RN, DSN; Sandra Faria, RN, DSN; Daphne Kennedy, RN, MSN; Edeth Kitchens, RN, PhD; Mary Weaver, MS, RD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):11-16 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-05

GERIATRIC MOTIVATION: Clinically Helping the Elderly to Comply

Barbara M Resnick, BSN, MSN, CRNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):17-20 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-06

A Successful Aging Project: Pooling University and Community Resources

Katherine H Echevarria, RN, C, MS; Vivian Ross, RN, C, EdD; Joan F Bezon, RN, C, MS; Jenette Flow, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):27-31 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-08

Changing Traditional Nursing Home Roles to Nursing Case Management

Judy Smith, BSN, GNP, RN-C

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):32-39 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-09

CEU QUIZ

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1991;17(5):40-41 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19910501-10

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