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
  • May 2007
  • Volume 33 · Issue 5
Guest Editorial
Foundation News

Foundation News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(5):4-5

Genetics and Gerontology

Examining Older Adults’ Perceptions of Health Care Providers: Identifying Important Aspects of Older Adults’ Relationships With Physicians and Nurses

Amy O. Calvin, PhD, RN; Lorraine Frazier, DSN, MS, RN; Marlene Z. Cohen, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(5):6-12


Improving Depressive Symptoms in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: A Psychosocial Intervention Using Life Review and Writing

Beth A. Mastel-Smith, PhD, RN; Judith McFarlane, PhD, RN; Michelle Sierpina, PhD; Ann Malecha, PhD, RN; Brenda Haile, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(5):13-19

CE Article

The Circle of Life: End-of-Life Care and Death Rituals for Hmong-American Elders

Linda A. Gerdner, PhD, RN; Dia Cha, PhD; Deu Yang, LPN; Toni Tripp-Reimer, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(5):20-29

Feature Article

Computer and Internet Access for Long-Term Care Residents: Perceived Benefits and Barriers

Sunghee H. Tak, PhD, RN; Cornelia Beck, PhD, RN; Ed McMahon, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(5):32-40

Hormone Therapy in Perimenopausal and Postmenopausal Women: Examining the Evidence on Cardiovascular Disease Risks

Donna J. Plonczynski, PhD, APN, RN; Katrina J. Plonczynski, BS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(5):48-55

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