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
  • July 2010
  • Volume 36 · Issue 7

Management of Postmenopausal Vaginal Symptoms in Women

Sharon Bond, PhD, CNM; Lenora S. Horton, MS, RN, CNM

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

Technology Innovations

Smart Carpet: Developing a Sensor System to Detect Falls and Summon Assistance

Myra A. Aud, PhD, RN; Carmen C. Abbott, PhD, PT; Harry W. Tyrer, PhD; Rohan Vasantha Neelgund, BE; Uday G. Shriniwar, BE; Ashrafuddin Mohammed, BTech; Krishna Kishor Devarakonda, BTech

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):8-12

Guest Editorial
GNEC Project Overview

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s Geriatric Nursing Education Consortium

Laurie Dodge Wilson, MSN, RN, GNP-BC, ANP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):14-17

Feature Article

Teaching Strategies for Assessing and Managing Urinary Incontinence in Older Adults

Christine Bradway, PhD, RN; Pamela Cacchione, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):18-26

Teaching Strategies for Atypical Presentation of Illness in Older Adults

Deanna Gray-Miceli, PhD, GNP-BC, CRNP, FAANP; Melissa Aselage, MSN, RN, FNP-BC; Mathy Mezey, EdD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):38-43

Older Adult Mental Health: Teaching Senior-Level Baccalaureate Nursing Students What They Need to Know

William J. Puentes, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC; Christine K. Bradway, PhD, RN; Melissa Aselage, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):44-53

CNE Article

Assessing and Managing Critically Ill Older Adults: Resources for Educators and Clinicians

Michele C. Balas, PhD, RN, APRN-BC, CCRN; Colleen M. Casey, PhD, ANP, CNS, CCRN; Mary Beth Happ, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):27-35


A Guide to Web-Based Resources on Care of Older Adults for Nursing Educators, Students, and Clinicians

Catherine O’Neill D’Amico, PhD, RN, NEA-BC; Sharon Stahl Wexler, PhD, RN, BC; Janice L. Palmer, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):60-62

Mobilizing Gerontological Nursing Education: The GNEC Podcast Project

Melissa Aselage, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):63-64

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2010;36(7):36-37

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