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 2005
  • Volume 31 · Issue 9
Guest Editorial

Empowerment Through Relationships

Lori Popejoy, MSN, APRN, BC, GCNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(9):3


Health Outcomes and Polypharmacy in Elderly Individuals

Susan C Frazier, MS, NP-C

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


The Art of Good Human Relations

Lenore Weinstein, RN, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(9):54-56

Health-Related Decision-Making by Older Adults and Their Families

Lori Popejoy, MSN, APRN, BC, GCNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(9):12-18

Building Relationships in Residential Long-Term Care

Joseph E Gaugler, PhD; Heidi H Ewen, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(9):19-26

Spiritual Caring: End of Life in a Nursing Home

Theris A Touhy, ND, APRN, BC; Cynthia Brown, RN, MS; Carol J Smith, ND, APRN, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(9):27-35

Continent or Incontinent? That is the Question

Roma Lee Taunton, PhD, RN, FAAN; Daniel L Swagerty, MD, MPH; Joyce A Lasseter, PhD, RN, CCRN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(9):36-44

Visual Spatial Abilities and Fall Risk

Roy H Olsson, Jr, PhD, CTRS; Suzanne Wambold, PhD, RN, RDCS; Barbara Brock; Diana Waugh, RN, BSN; Heather Sprague, MA, CTRS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2005;31(9):45-51

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