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
  • March 2010
  • Volume 36 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

Embracing Technology: Don’t Become Obsolete!

J. Goodlett McDaniel, EdD, RN, CS, MBA; Shirley S. Travis, PhD, RN, FAAN

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

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):5, 56



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):6-7

Clinical Concepts

Herpes Zoster in Older Adults

Mary P. Cadogan, DrPH, RN, GNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):10-14

Public Policy

Advocacy: It Is Time to Be the Change

Ann L. McCracken, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):15-17

CNE Article

Use of Pain-Behavioral Assessment Tools in the Nursing Home: Expert Consensus Recommendations for Practice

Keela Herr, PhD, RN, FAAN, AGSF; Heide Bursch, MS, RN; Mary Ersek, PhD, RN, FAAN; Lois L. Miller, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Kristen Swafford, MS, RN, CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):18-29

Feature Article

Lessons from Nursing Home Dysphagia Malpractice Litigation

Dennis C. Tanner, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):41-46

Prospects for Introducing the Eden Alternative® to Japan

Shizuka Otsuka, MSN, RN; Akiko Hamahata, PhD, RN; Misa Komatsu, PhD, RN; Chizuko Suishu, MAED, RN; Keiko Osuka, PhD, PHN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):47-55



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):40

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(3):30-31

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