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
  • January 2000
  • Volume 26 · Issue 1

Don't Just "Let Them Eat Cake"

Kathleen C Buckwalter

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):5

Interdisciplinary Care

Practical Uses of Peripheral Intravenous Nutrition: Three Case Studies

LuAnn R Gilmore, MS, RD; Jan Escobeo, RN; Linda Elliot, RN; Kim Spiller, RN, BSN; Jerry Strikland; Jeannie Jones, RN; Pat Allen, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):41-46

Public Policy

Policy Recommendations for Family Caregiver Support

Susan C Reinhard, RN, PhD, FAAN; Mary Ann Rosswurm, EdD, RN, CS, FAAN; Karen M Robinson, DNS, RN, CS, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):47-49

Media Reviews


Kathleen C Buckwalter, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):50-51


Some Special Nurse...The Geriatric Nurse

Marcie Janz, APNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):56

Prostate Cancer Elder Alert

Deborah Watkins Bruner, RN, PhD; Mary Pickett, RN, PhD; Angela Joseph, CURN, MSN; Virginia Burggraf, RN, C, DNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):6-9

Planning an OSTEOPOROSIS EDUCATION PROGRAM for Older Adults in a Residential Setting

Gail C Davis, RN, EDD; Terri L White, RN, MS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):16-23

The Changing Role of Grandparenthood

Ruth Davidhizar, RN, DNS, CS, FAAN; Gregory A Bechtel, MPH, PhD; Barbara C Woodring, RN, EdD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):24-29

Consequences of Not Recognizing Delirium Superimposed on Dementia in Hospitalized Elderly Individuals

Donna Fick, PhD, RN, CS; Marquis Foreman, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):30-40

The Black Elderly: Satisfaction and Quality of Later Life

Judith A Plawecki, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(1):51

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