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
  • March 2006
  • Volume 32 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

Listening to the Voices of Gerontological Nursing

Janice Penrod, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(3):5


Reflections on Research and Policy: The Doris Schwartz Award Lecture

Charlene Harrington, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(3):6-8

Legal Issues
Multicultural Aging

Fall Prevention in a Swiss Acute Care Hospital Setting: Reducing Multiple Falls

Koen Milisen, PhD, RN; Courtney W. Brown, MD; Sabina De Geest, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(3):13-22

Feature Article

Chronic Confusion and Memory Impairment in Hmong Elders: Honoring Differing Cultural Beliefs in America

Linda A. Gerdner, PhD, RN; Shoua V. Xiong; Dia Cha, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(3):23-31

Focus Groups and Older Adults: Tactics for Success

Susan Loeb, PhD, RN; Janice Penrod, PhD, RN; Judith Hupcey, EdD, CRNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(3):32-38

Pilot Testing of the Restorative Care Intervention: Impact on Residents

Barbara Resnick, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP; Marjorie Simpson, MS, CRNP; Anita Bercovitz, PhD; Elizabeth Galik, MS, CRNP; Ann Gruber-Baldini, PhD; Sheryl Zimmerman, PhD; Jay Magaziner, PhD, MSHyg

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(3):39-47

CE Article

Sleep in Persons with Dementia: Increasing Quality of Life By Managing Sleep Disorders

Catherine S. Cole, DNSc, APRN, BC; Kathy C. Richards, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(3):48-53


Rose Gardens

Rita C. Bergevin, RN, MA, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(3):56

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