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
  • April 2006
  • Volume 32 · Issue 4
Guest Editorial

Let’s Not Call It Custodial Care

Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(4):5-6

Legal Issues

Nutrition in Patients Receiving Home Care in Finland: Tackling the Multifactorial Problem

Helena Soini, MNSc, RN; Pirkko Routasalo, PhD, RN; Sirkka Lauri, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(4):12-17

CE Article

The Serial Trial Intervention: An Innovative Approach to Meeting Needs of Individuals with Dementia

Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN; Patricia E. Noonan, MSN, APRN, BC; Andrea Matovina Schlidt, MSN, GNP; Sheila Reynolds, MS, APRN, BC; Thelma Wells, PhD, RN, FAAN, FRCN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(4):18-25

Feature Article

Depression and Gender Differences: Focus on Taiwanese American Older Adults

Lee-jen W. Suen, PhD, RN; Diana Lynn Morris, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(4):28-36

Stroke Caregiving: Difficult Times, Resource Use, and Needs During the First 2 Years

Rosemarie B. King, PhD, RN; Patrick E. Semik, BA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(4):37-44

Assessing Cognitive Ability in Research: Use of MMSE with Minority Populations and Elderly Adults with Low Education Levels

Robin Y. Wood, EdD, RN; Karen K. Giuliano, PhD, RN, FAAN; Candace U. Bignell, APRN; Whitney W. Pritham, APRN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(4):45-54


Short Poems

Ed Spudis, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(4):56

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