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
  • October 2011
  • Volume 37 · Issue 10
Guest Editorial


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(10):6-7

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(10):8


Anticoagulation Therapy in Older Adults Newly Diagnosed with Atrial Fibrillation

Judy Walling, MSN, FNP, BC; Margaret Spain, MSN, FNP, BC, CDE; Barbara J. Edlund, PhD, RN, ANP, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(10):9-13

Technology Innovations
CNE Article
Feature Article

Washington State Death with Dignity Act: Implications for Long-Term Care

Karen S. Feldt, PhD, APRN, GNP-BC; Gail E. Bond, PhD, RN; Dana Jacobson, RN, BA; Janine Clymin, RN, BS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(10):32-40

Health Literacy Among Older Adults: A Systematic Literature Review

Herlinda Zamora, MSN, RN; Evelyn M. Clingerman, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(10):41-51


Moonlight’s Dance

Kristina Ibitayo, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(10):52-52

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(10):30-31

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