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
  • October 2005
  • Volume 31 · Issue 10
Guest Editorial

"Growing Up" with JGN

Barbara K Haight, RNC, DrPH, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):3

Complementary and Alternative Therapies

Creating a Multisensory Environment for Dementia

Julia Ball, RN, PhD; Barbara K Haight, RN, DrPH, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):4-9

Media Reviews

Cells, Aging, and Human Disease

Leo Uzych, JD, MPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):53-54

New Directions in the Study of Late Life Religiousness and Spirituality

Jacqueline M Stolley, PhD, RN, CS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):53


The Passenger

Susan DeCrane, RN, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):55-56

Perceived Health and Life Satisfaction Among Older Adults: The Effects of Worry and Personal Variables

Carolyn Fakouri, DNS, RN; Brenda Lyon, DNS, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):17-24

Wearing and Using Personal Emergency

Eileen J Porter, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):26-33

Prostate Cancer: Appraisal, Coping, and Health Status

Muayyad M Ahmad, PhD, RN; Carol M Musil, PhD, RN; Jaclene A Zauszniewski, PHD, RNC; Martin I Resnick, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):34-43

Spirituality and Health: Perceptions of Older Women in a Rural Senior High Rise

Joyce Knestrick, PhD, FNP; Brenda Lohri-Posey, EdD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):44-50

Nobody's Home: Candid Reflections of a Nursing Home Aide

Cindy Nissen, RN, MSN, CWOCN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):54


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(10):54

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