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
  • May 2004
  • Volume 30 · Issue 5
Guest Editorial

Wisdom in the Fourth Age

Kathleen E Sherrell, RN, PsyD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(5):3


Evidence-Based Protocol: Treatment of Pressure Ulcers

Rita A Frantz, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(5):4-9

Contemplating, Caring, Coping, Conversing

Helen Edwards, RN, RhD; Helen Chapman, RN, EdD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(5):16-21

Pain Treatment and Quality of Life

Amy Laufer Kenefick, PhD, RN, FNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(5):22-29

Decreasing Assault Occurrence on a Psychogeriatric Ward

Troy Savage, RN, BSc, MScN, PhD; Ian Crawford, MD, FRCP(C; Yousery Nashed, MD, FRCP(C

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(5):30-37

Caring for Self While Caring for Others: The Two-Track Life of Coping with Alzheimer's Disease

Carol J Farran, DNSc, RN, FAAN; Dimitra A Loukissa, PhD, RN; David A Lindeman, PhD; Judith J McCann, DNSc, RN; Julia L Bienias, ScD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(5):38-46

EFFECTS OF Urinary Incontinence: Psychological Well-Being and Distress in Older Community-Dwelling Women

Susan M Heidrich, PhD, RN; Thelma J Wells, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(5):47-54

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