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
  • December 2006
  • Volume 32 · Issue 12
Guest Editorial

Improving Function Through Research

Fang Yu, PhD, CRNP, RN; Ann M. Kolanowski, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(12):4-5

Interdisciplinary Care

Medical Decision-Making in the Nursing Home: A Comparison of Physician and Nurse Perspectives

Jiska Cohen-Mansfield, PhD, ABPP; Steven Lipson, MD; Debra Horton, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(12):14-21

CE Article

Diagnosing and Treating Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo

Mary Kovar, MSN, RN; Terry Jepson, MSN, ARNP; Susan Jones, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(12):22-27

Feature Article

The Association of Physical Function with Agitation and Passivity in Nursing Home Residents with Dementia

Fang Yu, PhD, CRNP, RN; Ann M. Kolanowski, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Mark Litaker, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(12):30-36

Media Reviews

Media Reviews

Kathy L. Marlow, RN, MSN, ARNP, NP-C, CWOCN; Judith E. Moffett, RN, BC, BSN, MS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(12):49


Lessons from My Father

Nancy Heinemann

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(12):50-52

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