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 2007
  • Volume 33 · Issue 8
Foundation News

Foundation News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(8):4-5

Innovations in Long-Term Care

Choosing an Appropriate Depression Assessment Tool for Chinese Older Adults: A Review of 11 Instruments

Chiung-man Wu, MSN, RN; Lisa Skemp Kelley, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(8):12-22

CE Article

Auricular Acupuncture for Insomnia: Duration and Effects in Korean Older Adults

Kwuy Bun Kim, PhD, RN; Sohyune R. Sok, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(8):23-28

Feature Article

Clinical Implications of Smoking and Aging: Breaking Through the Barriers

Janine K. Cataldo, PhD, RN, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(8):32-41

Three Essentials for Successful Fall Management: Communication, Policies and Procedures, and Teamwork

Sara Wright, MSN, CRNP; Beryl Goldman, PhD, NHA; Neil Beresin, MEd

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(8):42-48

Decision Making by Families of Older Adults with Advanced Cognitive Impairment: Spirituality and Meaning

Barbara A. Elliott, PhD; Charles E. Gessert, MD, MPH; Cynthia Peden-McAlpine, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(8):49-55


Memory’s Rooms

Rita Bergevin, RN, MA, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2007;33(8):56

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