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
  • May 1999
  • Volume 25 · Issue 5
Guest Editorial

Cautions About Nurse Staffing Standards for Nursing Homes

Christine Heine Mueller, PhD, RN, C, CNAA

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

Media Reviews

The Essentials of Health Care in Old Age (2nd ed.)

Mary Lund, PhD, RNC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(5):7

Quality of Life in Long-Term Care

Sandra P Hirst, RN, MSc(NEd), PhD(c

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(5):7

Global Aging
Clinical Outlook

Preventing Cerumen Impaction in Nursing Facility Residents

Christine M Stone, RNC, BSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(5):43-45


Document Elder Abuse

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

The Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE)

Lenore Kurlowicz, PhD, RN, CS; Meredith Wallace, RN, MSN, PhD(c

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(5):8-9

IS COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT a Guide to Use of Video Respite™?: Lessons From a Special Care Unit

Eileen E Malonebeach, PhD; Mark Royer, RN, MSW, CSW; Cathleen C Jenkins, BS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(5):17-21

ACTIVITIES of DAILY LIVING: Old-Fashioned or Still Useful?

Jill A Bennett, RN, MS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(5):22-29

A COMPARATIVE STUDY of Nurses' and Elderly Patients' Ratings of Pain and Pain Tolerance

Ingrid Bergh, RN, MSC; Björn Sjöström, PhD, RNT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(5):30-36

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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 1999;25(5):46-49

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