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
  • October 2008
  • Volume 34 · Issue 10
Guest Editorial

70 Is the New 50: Watch Who You Call “Elderly”

Kathryn R. Reeves, RN-C, MA, CHPN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(10):3



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(10):4-5

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(10):6

Letter to the Editor

Age and Atrial Fibrillation (with response)

Kathryn R. Reeves, RN-C, MA, CHPN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(10):7


Dolores M. Alford, PhD, RN, FAAN: Entrepreneur and Scholar

Graham J. McDougall, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(10):8-10

Legal Issues
CNE Article
Feature Article

Oral Health, Nutrition, and Oral Health-Related Quality of Life Among Korean Older Adults

Young-Mi Jung, PhD, RN; Dong-soo Shin, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(10):28-35

A Review and Characterization of the MDS Process in Nursing Homes

Jane K. Straker, PhD, MGS; A. John Bailer, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(10):36-44

How Sweet the Sound: Research Evidence for the Use of Music in Alzheimer’s Dementia

Jan Witzke, RN, BSN; Rebecca A. Rhone, RN, BSN, CWS, FACCWS; Diane Backhaus, RN, BSN; Nanette A. Shaver, RN, BSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2008;34(10):45-52

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