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 2000
  • Volume 26 · Issue 2
Media Reviews
Guest Editorial

The Elderly Immigrant: An Isolated Experience

Henry M Plawecki, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(2):6-7


Priscilla Pierre Ebersole: Pathfinder in Gerontological Nursing

M Patricia Donahue, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(2):8-9

Healthy People 2000

Alcohol Use in Elderly Women: Nursing Considerations in Community Settings

Ruth E Ludwick, PhD, RN, C; Carol A Sedlak, PhD, RN, ONC; Margaret O Doheny, PhD, RN, ONC; Donna S Martsolf, PhD, RN, CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(2):44-49

Family Involvement in Care for Individuals With Dementia Protocol

Lisa Skemp Kelley, MA, RN; Janet K Pringle Specht, PhD, RN; Meridean L Maas, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(2):13-21


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

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(2):22-34

Grief Responses of Senior and Elderly Widows: Practice Implications

Marge Hegge, RN, EdD; Cheryl Fischer, RN, MS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(2):35-43

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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2000;26(2):50-52

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