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
  • June 2009
  • Volume 35 · Issue 6
Guest Editorial
Product News

Product News

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



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(6):6-7, 51

Letter to the Editor

Mattresses and Pressure Ulcers (with response)

Jill C. Watson, CNA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(6):8-9

CNE Article

Positive and Negative Neuroplasticity: Implications for Age-Related Cognitive Declines

David E. Vance, PhD, MGS; Mary Annette Wright, PhD, CRNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(6):11-17

Feature Article

Promoting Evidence-Based Dysphagia Assessment and Management by Nurses

Sonia Sandhaus, MSN, RNC, CRNP; Margarete L. Zalon, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC; Donna Valenti, RNC; Faith Harrell

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(6):20-27

Quality of Life of Korean and Korean American Older Adults: A Comparison

Sook-Young Kim, PhD, RN; Eun-Young Jeon, PhD, RN; Sohyune R. Sok, PhD, RN; Hye Kyung Oh, PhD, RN; Kwuy-Bun Kim, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(6):28-34



Kristina Ibitayo, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(6):52

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