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
  • September 2009
  • Volume 35 · Issue 9
Guest Editorial

Optimal Parental Care: Suggestions for Children of Aging Parents

Mary E. Hujer, MSN, GCNS, BC; Kathryn Neff, RN, BC, CRRN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):5, 18



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):6-7, 39

Letter to the Editor

Story Sharing an Invaluable Experience

Justine Bush

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

Public Policy

The Systematic Review of the Literature: A Tool for Evidence-Based Policy

Susan Crocker Houde, PhD, ANP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):9-12

Clinical Concepts

Early Detection of Functional and Cognitive Decline After Hospital Discharge: The Role of Community Nursing and Multidisciplinary Teams

Domingo Palacios-Ceña, MSc, RN; Cristina Álvarez-López, RN; Miguel Cachón-Pérez, RN; Cristina Alonso-Blanco, MSc, RN, PT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):13-17

CNE Article

Successful Aging with HIV: A Brief Overview for Nursing

David E. Vance, PhD, MGS; Gwendolyn Childs, PhD, RN; Linda Moneyham, DNS, RN, FAAN; Peggy McKie-Bell, MPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):19-25

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):26-27

Feature Article

Breast Cancer Screening Beliefs Among Older Korean American Women

Young Eun, PhD; Eunice E. Lee, PhD, RN; Mi Ja Kim, PhD, RN; Louis Fogg, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):40-50


Dead, He’s Dead

Kristina Ibitayo, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009;35(9):52-52

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