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
  • March 1998
  • Volume 24 · Issue 3

A Pitch for Public Policy

Kathteen C Buckwalter

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):3

Clinical Outlook

Rethinking the Obvious: A Model for Preventing Constipation

Christine Sheehy, PhD, RN; Geri Richards Hall, PhD(c), ARNP, CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):38-44

Interdisciplinary Care

Building Community: Developing Skills for Interprofessional Health Professions Education and Relationship-Centered Care

Patricia Hinton Walker, PhD, RN, FAAN; DeWitt Baldwin, MD; Joyce J Fitzpatrick, PhD, RN, FAAN; Sheila Ryan, PhD, RN, FAAN; Roger Bulger, MD; Nancy DeBasio, PhD, RN; Charlene Hanson, RNCS, EdD, FNP, FAAN; Robin Harvan, EdD; Jean Johnson-Pawlson, PHD, NP-C; Bernadine Lacey, EdD, RN, FAAN; Mary Joan Ladden, PhD, RN, CS; Christopher McLaughlin; Leopold Selker, PhD; David Sluyter, EdD; Neal Vanselow, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):45-49

Changes in Health Status of Elderly Patients Following HIP REPLACEMENT SURGERY

Lyndell J Brodie, RN, BN; Rodney M Sloman, RN, DNE, BA, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):5-9


Yu-Tzu Dai, RN, PhD; Margaret F Dimond, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):13-18


Maura C Ryan, PhD, RN, C, GNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):19-27

Special Care Units for People With ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE: Only for the Privileged Few?

Meridean L Maas, PhD, RN, FAAN; Janet P Specht, PhD, RN; Kay Weiler, MA, JD, RN; Kathleen C Buckwalter, PhD, RN, FAAN; Betty Turner, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):28-37

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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):50-51

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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1998;24(3):52-55

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