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
  • February 1999
  • Volume 25 · Issue 2
Guest Editorial

Alzheimer's Disease Focusing on the Individual

Ann L McCracken, RNC, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(2):5

Special Issue: Alzheimer's Disease

COMMUNICATING with Individuals with Dementia The Impaired Person's Perspective

Gayle J Acton, PhD, RN, CNS; Patricia A Mayhew, PhD, RN; Barbara A Hopkins, PhD, RN, CNAA; Sheryl Yauk, RN, MSN, CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(2):6-9

Family Visitation on Special Care Units

Lisa Skemp Kelley, MA, RN; Elizabeth Swanson, PhD, RN; Meridean L Maas, PhD, RN, FAAN; Toni Tripp-Reimer, PHD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(2):14-21

When TRADITIONAL Care Falls Short

Geri Richards Hall, PhD, ARNP, CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(2):22-32

ASSESSING PATIENTS in the Early Stages of Irreversible Dementia

Sandy C Burgener, PhD, RNC; Jeannette Dickerson-Putman, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(2):33-41


Measurement of Inappropriate Behavior Associated With Dementia

Jiska Cohen-Mansfield, PHD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(2):42-51

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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(2):52-53

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