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 1999
  • Volume 25 · Issue 3

Celebrating Nursing Research

Kathleen C Buckwalter; Virginia Burggraf

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(3):5-6

Letter to the Editor


Erma Mae Perkins, RN, CRNH; Lorri Jacobs, RN; Barbara Cestero, RN; Jennifer Walter, RN; Sharon DeLorm, RN; Priscilla Lynn, RN; Leath DeRitter, RN, CRNH; Monica J Cox, RN, CS, MSN, MPH, GNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(3):7

Clinical Outlook

Katz Index of Independence in Activities of Daily Living

Mary Shelkey, RN, MSN, PhD; Meredith Wallace, RN, MSN, CS, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(3):8-9


Joan I Middleton, RN, BSCN, MN; Norma J Stewart, RN, PhD; J Steven Richardson, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(3):11-19

NURSING INTERVENTIONS for Depression in Newly Admitted Nursing Home Residents

Muriel B Ryden, PHD, RN, FAAN; Valinda Pearson, MS, RN; Merrie J Kaas, DNSc, RN; Judy Hanscom, MSN, RN; Heeyoung Lee, MS, RN; Kathleen Krichbaum, PhD, RN; Jing-Jy Wang, MS, RN; Mariah Snyder, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(3):20-29

Developing Individualized Care in Nursing Homes

Leslie Walker, MPH; Martha Porter, BA; Cynthia Gruman, LCSW, PhD; Marion Michalski, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(3):30-35

BLADDER DIARIES and Voiding Patterns Older Adults

Susan M Pfister, PhD, RN, C

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(3):36-41

Your Turn

Melissa Gramling, RN; Carolyn Fisher, RN; Mariel F Birchfield, MSN; M Joyce Weise, RN, C, BSN; E Jane Pavelko, LPN, CRTT, CPFT, AAS, RCP; Elizabeth L Plimpton, RN, BSN; Connie Ferrell, RN; Sue MacKenzie, RN, BSN; Debra A Kahnke, LPN; Carol Musselman, LPN; Mary Wine, ASN, RN; Barbara Hassinger Conforti, MSN, RN, CS, CRNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(3):48-52

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