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
  • November 1997
  • Volume 23 · Issue 11
Guest Editorial

Special Issue on Infection Control

Marguerite McMillan Jackson, RN, PhD, CIC, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):3 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-03

News
INFECTION CONTROL: SPECIAL ISSUE

ASSESSING THE ELDERLY FOR INFECTIONS

Dorothy Fraser, RN, PhD(c), GNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):5-9 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-07

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH and the THE PROVISION OF NURSING CARE FOR OLDER ADULTS

Thérèse E Rymer, RN, CFNP, COHN-S

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):11-16 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-08

SOCIAL BARRIERS TO RECOGNIZING HIV/AIDS IN OLDER ADULTS

Mary-Rose Mueller, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):17-21 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-09

California Skilled Nursing Facilities: A SURVEY OF INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL PRACTICES AND EDUCATIONAL NEEDS, 1997

Christine K Cahill, RN, MS, CIC; Marguerite McMillan Jackson, RN, PhD, CIC, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):33-40 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-12

Clinical Outlook

The Use of Support Groups in an Adult Day Health Center

Patricia Ryan Coleman, PhD, RN, CS, NP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):41-43 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-13

Holistic Health Interventions

The Same Difference

Henry M Plawecki, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):44-45 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-14

Book Reviews

Relationships Between Women in Later Life

Cynthia F Cameron, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):59 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-17

UNDERSTANDING Creutzfeldt-Jakob DISEASE

Steve T Nguyen, BS; Leland S Rickman, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):22-27 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-10

ENVIRONMENTAL ROUNDS: WHAT MATTERS FOR INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL

Diana C McPherson, RN, BSN, CIC; Nancy B Parris, RN, BSN, MPH, CIC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):28-32 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-11

Your Turn

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):46-50 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-15

Managing and Understanding Behavior

Nancy Casperite, RN, BS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):60 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-20

Medical Crisis Counseling: Short-Term Therapy for Long-Term Illness

Barbara M Johnson, RN, MN, CNAA, FNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1997;23(11):60 https://doi.org/10.3928/0098-9134-19971101-19

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