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
  • January 2010
  • Volume 36 · Issue 1
Guest Editorial

Hope Versus Denial

Theresa A. Harvath, PhD, RN, CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):6-7


Strategies for Reducing Polypharmacy in Older Adults

Jonathan Planton, PharmD; Barbara J. Edlund, PhD, RN, ANP, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):8-12

Technology Innovations

Developing a Comprehensive Electronic Health Record to Enhance Nursing Care Coordination, Use of Technology, and Research

Marilyn J. Rantz, PhD, RN, FAAN; Marjorie Skubic, PhD; Greg Alexander, PhD, RN; Mihail Popescu, PhD; Myra A. Aud, PhD, RN; Bonnie J. Wakefield, PhD, RN; Richelle J. Koopman, MD, MS; Steven J. Miller, MA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):13-17

CNE Article

Anxiety, Depression, and Cognitive Impairment in Dementia-Specific and Traditional Assisted Living

Hyunwook Kang, PhD, RN; Marianne Smith, PhD, ARNP, BC; Kathleen C. Buckwalter, PhD, RN, FAAN; Vicki Ellingrod, PharmD; Susan K. Schultz, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):18-30

Feature Article

Implementing Evidence-Based Practice in Taiwanese Nursing Homes: Attitudes and Perceived Barriers and Facilitators

Hui Chen Chang, PhD, RN, MN, BA; Cherry Russell, PhD, BA; Mairwen K. Jones, PhD, RN, BA (Hons.)

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):41-48


The Next Generation of Geriatric Nurse Specialists

Stephanie Postma, BSN, RN; Mary E. Flikkema, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):49-52

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(1):32-33

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