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
  • September 2004
  • Volume 30 · Issue 9
Multicultural Aging

Nurses' Attitudes Toward Aging and Older Adults

Yvonne Wells, PhD, MPsych; Peter Foreman, BSc; Lindsay Gething, PhD; Walter Petralia, PhD

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

Technology Innovations

Perceived Helpfulness of Telephone Calls

Betty L Chang, DNSc, FNP; Shizue Nitta, PhD, RN, CNS; Patricia A Carter, PhD, CNS; Young Kee Markham, MN, RN, GNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(9):14-21

Letter to the Editor

Kathleen Buckwalter, RN, PHD, FAAN; Kennith Culp, PhD, RN; Keela Herr, PhD, RN, FAAN; Lisa Skemp Kelley, PhD, RN; Meridean Maas, PhD, RN, FAAN; Debra Schutte, PhD, RN; Janet K Pringle Specht, PhD, RN; Elizabeth Swanson, PhD, RN

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


Wilaipun Somboontanont, PhD, RN; Philip D Sloane, MD, MPH; Frank J Floyd, PhD; Diane Holditch-Davis, PhD, RN; Carol C Hogue, PhD, RN; C Madeline Mitchell, MURP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(9):22-29

PHYSICIAN ORDERS for Life-Sustaining Treatment Form: Honoring End-of-Life Directives for Nursing Home Residents

Judy L Meyers, PhD, RN; Crystal Moore, PhD, MSW; Alice McGrory, MSW, RN, OCN; Jennifer Sparr, MSW; Melissa Ahern, PhD, MBA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(9):37-46

VALIDATION of the Reactions to Ageing Questionnaire: Assessing Similarities Across Several Countries

Lindsay Gething, PhD; Judith Fethney, MA; Kevin McKee, PhD; Lars-Olaf Persson, PhD; Marilyn Goff, RN; Margaret Churchward, Med; Slade Matthews, BPharm; Maud Halvarsson, MSc; Ingrid Johannsson, MSc

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2004;30(9):47-54

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