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
  • April 2001
  • Volume 27 · Issue 4
Media Review

A Thousand Tomorrows: Intimacy, Sexuality, and Alzheimer's

Mary Knapp, MSN, CRNP, NFA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):3


Gerontological Nursing Research: Challenges For the New Millennium

May L Wykle, PhD, RN, FAAN; Beverly L Roberts, PhD, FAAN, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):7-9

Guest Editorial

Evaluation of the Faces Pain Scale with Minority Older Adults

Laurie Jowers Taylor, PhD, RN; Keela Herr, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):15-23


A Surprising Moment

Frances Heath

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):64

Delirium in Elderly Patients: An Overview of the State of the Science

Marquis D Foreman, PhD, RN, FAAN; Bonnie Wakefield, PhD, RN; Kennith Culp, PhD, RN; Koen Milisen, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):12-20

Acute Confusion/Delirium Protocol

Carla Gene Rapp, PhD, RN, CRRN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):21-33

Training of Acute Confusion Resource Nurses

Carla Gene Rapp, PhD, RN, CRRN; Lisa L Onega, PhD, RN; Toni Tripp-Reimer, PhD, RN, FAAN; Paula Mobily, PhD, RN; Bonnie Wakefield, PhD, RN; Mary Kundrat, MS, RN; Jackie Akins, MA, RN; Karen Wadle, MA, RN; Janet C Mentes, PhD, RNCS, GNP; Kennith Culp, PhD, RN; Jean Meyer, MA, RN; James Waterman, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):34-40

Studying Acute Confusion in Long-Term Care: Clinical Investigation or Secondary Data Analysis Using the Minimum Data Set?

Kennith Culp, PhD, RN; Janet C Mentes, PhD, RNCS, GNP; Eleanor S McConnell, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):41-48

Acute Confusion in Terminally Ill Hospitalized Patients

Bonnie Wakefield, RN, PhD; Julie A Johnson, RN, BSN, OCN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):49-55

ACHIEVING RESTRAINT-FREE CARE of Acutely Confused Older Adults

Eileen M Sullivan-Marx, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2001;27(4):56-61

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