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 2004
  • Volume 30 · Issue 2
Guest Editorial
Multicultural Aging

Physical Restraint Use in Health Care Settings: Public Attitudes in Israel

Tova Hendel, RN, PhD; Malka Fradkin, RN, MA; Dalia Kidron, RN, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(2):12-19

Evidence-Based Protocol: Prevention of Pressure Ulcers

Rita A Frantz, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(2):4-9

Compiling Life History Resources for Older Adults in Institutions: Development of a Guide

Sonia Reichman, MHSc; Carol Leonard, PhD; Tessa Mintz, MSc; Cindy Kaizer, MA; Heather Lisner-Kerbel, MSW

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(2):20-28

Improving Nursing Home Food Service: Uncovering the Meaning of Food Through Residents' Stories

Neva L Crogan, PhD, APRN, BC; Bronwynne Evans, PhD, RN; Billie Severtsen, PhD, RN; Jill A Shultz, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(2):29-36

Multisensory Environments for Leisure: Promoting Well-being in Nursing Home Residents With Dementia

Helen Cox, RN, PhD; Ian Burns, RN, MNS; Sally Savage, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(2):37-45

Preventive Health Practices: Comparison of Family Caregivers 50 and Older

Judith Tabolt Matthews, PhD, MPH, RN; Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob, PhD, RN, FAAN; Susan Sereika, PhD; Richard Schulz, PhD; B Joan McDowell, PHD, CRNP, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(2):46-54

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