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 2009
  • Volume 35 · Issue 10
Guest Editorial

The House We Share

Sandi Hirst, PhD, RN, GNC(C)

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):3-4


Sarah Hall Gueldner, DSN, RN, FAAN

Janice Penrod, PhD, RN; Susan J. Loeb, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):5-9

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):9, 56



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):10-11


Identifying and Treating Wound Infection: Topical and Systemic Antibiotic Therapy

Phyllis A. Bonham, PhD, MSN, RN, CWOCN, DPNAP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):12-16

Technology Innovations

Medication Adherence and Older Renal Transplant Patients’ Perceptions of Electronic Medication Monitoring

Cynthia L. Russell, PhD, RN; Sarah Owens, MSSW, LMSW; Karen Q. Hamburger, MSSW, LMSW; Denise A. Thompson, PhD; Rebecca R. Leach, MSPH, RN; Muammer Cetingok, PhD; Donna Hathaway, PhD, FAAN; Vicki S. Conn, PhD, RN, FAAN; Catherine Ashbaugh, RN, ACNS-BC, CCTC; Leanne Peace, MSW, LCSW, MHA; Richard Madsen, PhD; Rebecca P. Winsett, PhD, RN; Mark R. Wakefield, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):17-21

CNE Article

Younger Residents in Nursing Homes

Diane I. Persson, PhD; Sharon K. Ostwald, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):22-31

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):32-33

Feature Article

The Importance of Living Wills and Advance Directives

Heather Alfonso, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(10):42-45

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