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
  • November 2005
  • Volume 31 · Issue 11

What You Need to Know

Kathleen C Buckwalter, RN, PhD, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):3-4


Cognitive Assessment in Elderly African American Adults with Hypertension

Kay Wrona Klymko, MSN, BC, APRN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):15-20


City-Wide Efforts to Provide Shelter and Care to Elderly Evacuees

Marilyn Pattillo, PhD, RN, APRN, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):62-64

Foundation News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):5-8

Evidence-Based Protocol

Stacie Salsbury Lyons, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):9

DISASTER PLANNING: Are Gerontological Nurses Prepared?

Helen W Lach, PhD, RN, CS; Joanne C Langan, PhD, RN; Dotti C James, PhD, RNC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):21-27

Family Caregivers Making Life-Sustaining Treatment Decisions: Factors Associated with Role Strain and Ease

Lissi Hansen, RN, PhD; Patricia G Archbold, RN, DNSC, FAAN; Barbara Stewart, PHD; Una Beth Westfall, RN, PhD; Linda Ganzini, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):28-35

Quality Improvement in Nursing Facilities: A NURSING LEADERSHIP PERSPECTIVE

Linda Adams-Wendling, PhD, MSN, RN; Robert Lee, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):36-41

MANAGING DISRUPTIVE BEHAVIORS WITH NEUROLEPTICS: Treatment Options for Older Adults in Nursing Homes

Philippe Voyer, PhD, RN; René Verreault, MD, PhD; Pamphile Nkogho Mengue, MSc; Danielle Laurin, PhD; Louis Rochette, MSc; Lori Schindel Martin, MSc, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):49-59


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(11):60-61

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