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
  • December 2004
  • Volume 30 · Issue 12
Guest Editorial

Great Strides for Gero Nurses

Marilyn M Pattillo, PhD, RN, CS, NP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(12):4

Innovations in Long-Term Care

Managing Congestive Heart Failure in Long-Term Care: Development of an Interdisciplinary Protocol

Mary Martinen, MD; Margaret Freundl, MSN, RN, CS, CNA-A

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(12):5-9

Clinical Outlook

Management of Tobacco Dependence in Older Adults: Using Evidence-Based Strategies

Jeannette O Andrews, PhD, RN, CS, FNP, ACNP; Janie Heath, PhD, RN, CS, CCRN, ANP, ACNP; Judy Graham-Garcia, MN, CRNA, FNP, ACNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(12):13-24


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(12):3

THERAPEUTIC AND HEALING FOOT CARE: A Healthy Feet Clinic for Older Adults

Marilyn M Pattillo, PhD, RN, CS, NP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(12):25-32

Touch-Stress Model and Alzheimer's Disease

Eun Joo Kim, PhD, RN; Marybeth Tank Buschmann, PhD, RNC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(12):33-39

CARE PLANNING for Nursing Home Residents: Incorporating the Minimum Data Set Requirements Into Practice

Roma Lee Taunton, PhD, RN, FAAN; Daniel L Swagerty, MD, MPH; Barbara Smith, PhD, MHSA, RN; Joyce A Lasseter, PhD, RN, CCRN; Robert H Lee, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(12):40-49

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