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
  • December 2011
  • Volume 37 · Issue 12

Looking Back and Looking Forward

Kathleen C. Buckwalter, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):3

Clinical Concepts

Aging and Living with HIV/AIDS

Hannah Jang, RN, MSN; Peter G. Anderson, MSN, AACRN, FNP-BC; Janet C. Mentes, PhD, APRN, BC, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):4-7

Public Policy

Substance Abuse in Older Adults: Policy Issues

Susan Gage, BSN, RN-BC; Karen Devereaux Melillo, PhD, GNP, ANP-C, FAANP, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):8-11

Guest Editorial

The Hartford Impact on the Care of Older Adults in Transition

Lori L. Popejoy, PhD, APRN, GCNS-BC; Diane E. Holland, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):12-13

CNE Article

Transitions Experienced by Older Survivors of Critical Care

Michele C. Balas, PhD, RN, APRN-BC, CCRN; Claudia Chaperon, PhD, APRN-NP; Joseph H. Sisson, MD; Steven Bonasera, MD; Melody Hertzog, PhD; Jane Potter, MD; Delayne Peterson, PA-C; Wendy McVay, APRN-NP; Jackie Gorman, PA-C; William J. Burke, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):14-25

Feature Article

Chronic Grief Management for Dementia Caregivers in Transition: Intervention Development and Implementation

Olimpia Paun, PhD, PMHCNS-BC; Carol J. Farran, DNSc, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):28-35

Initial Efficacy of a Cardiac Rehabilitation Transition Program: Cardiac TRUST

Mary A. Dolansky, PhD, RN; Melissa D. Zullo, PhD; Rebecca S. Boxer, MD; Shirley M. Moore, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):36-44

Medication Regimens in Older Home Care Patients

Mary T. Dierich, PhD, RN, C-GNP; Christine Mueller, PhD, RN, FAAN; Bonnie L. Westra, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):45-55

Medication Reconciliation in Nursing Homes: Thematic Differences Between RN and LPN Staff

Amy A. Vogelsmeier, PhD, RN, GCNS-BC; Jill R. Scott-Cawiezell, PhD, RN, FAAN; Ginette A. Pepper, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):56-63

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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(12):26-27

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