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
  • November 2009
  • Volume 35 · Issue 11

The 10 O’Clock News: Implications for Gerontological Nurses!

Kathleen C. Buckwalter, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):3-4

Foundation News

Foundation News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):5-6

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):7, 25



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):8-9

Letter to the Editor
Evidence-Based Guideline

Acute Confusion/Delirium: Identification, Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention

Sue Sendelbach, PhD, RN, CCNS; Patty Finch Guthrie, PhD, RN, GCNS, NEA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):11-18

Diagnosis: Dementia

Palliative Care for Advanced Dementia: Approaches that Work

Carol O. Long, PhD, RN, FPCN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):19-24

Legal Issues
CNE Article

Reflection on Photographs: Exploring First-Year Nursing Students’ Perceptions of Older Adults

Gabrielle Brand, MN, BN; Anne McMurray, RN, BA (Psych.), MEd, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):30-37

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):38-39

Feature Article

Why Not Just Ask the Resident? Refinement of a Preference Assessment Tool for Nursing Homes

Patricia Housen, PhD; George R. Shannon, PhD, MS; Barbara Simon, MA; Maria Orlando Edelen, PhD; Mary P. Cadogan, DrPH, RN, GNP-BC; Malia Jones, MPH; Joan Buchanan, PhD; Debra Saliba, MD, MPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):40-49

Taiwanese Nursing Students’ Attitudes Toward Older People

I-Ju Pan, PhD, RN; Helen Edwards, PhD, RN, DipAppSc, BA (Hons.), FRCNA; Anne Chang, PhD, RN, DipNEd, BEdSt (Hons.), MEdSt, FRCNA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(11):50-55

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