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
  • August 2006
  • Volume 32 · Issue 8
Foundation News

Foundation News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(8):4-6

Guest Editorial

What Are Old People For?

Beth E. Barba, PhD, RN; Patricia Coleman, PhD, RN, APRN, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(8):7-8

Innovations in Long-Term Care

Using Experiential Techniques for Staff Development: Liking, Learning, and Doing

Betsy Kemeny, MS, CTRS; Iris F. Boettcher, MD, CMD; Richard P. DeShon, PhD; Alan B. Stevens, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(8):9-14

Public Policy

Prescription Drug Re-Importation: A Balanced Look

Lynne Ornes, PhD, RN; Thomas J. Hendrix, PhD, MSN, MSA, BSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(8):15-19

CE Article

Religiosity, Religious Coping Styles, and Health Service Use: Racial Differences Among Elderly Women

Pamela D. Ark, PhD, RN; Pamela C. Hull, PhD; Baqar A. Husaini, PhD; Clinton Craun, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(8):20-29

Feature Article

A Psychoeducational Codependency Support Group for Older Adults Who Reside in the Community: Friends Supporting Friends

Gloria J. McInnis-Perry, DNSc, RN, CNS, CPMHN; Jim M. Good, BA, PAC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(8):32-42

The Falls Risk Awareness Questionnaire: Development and Validation for Use With Older Adults

Cheryl A. Wiens, BSC(Pharm), PharmD; Tamar Koleba, BSC(Pharm), PharmD; C. Allyson Jones, PT, PhD; David F. Feeny, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(8):43-50

Quality of Life Among Older Adults With Osteoarthritis: An Explorative Study

Ulf Jakobsson, RN; Ingalill Rahm Hallberg, PhD, RNT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2006;32(8):51-60

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