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 2005
  • Volume 31 · Issue 5
Guest Editorial

Self-Management of Chronic Illnesses Among Aging Adults

Vicki S Conn, PHD, RN; Cynthia L Russell, PhD, APRN, BC, M-SCNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(5):4

Healthy People 2010

Osteoarthritis IN OLDER ADULTS: Current Treatments

Kathryn Burks, PHD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(5):11-19

Case Management for Patients with Heart Failure: A QUALITY IMPROVEMENT INTERVENTION

Louise C Miller, PhD, RN; Karen R Cox, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(5):20-28

Post-Breast Cancer LYMPHEDEMA IN AGING WOMEN: Self-Management and Implications for Nursing

Jane M Armer, RN, PhD; Peg W Heckathorn, RN, MEd

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(5):29-39


Deborah L Finfgeld-Connett, PhD, APRN, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(5):51-58


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(5):59-60

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