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 2011
  • Volume 37 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

International Collaboration in Gerontological Nursing

Theris A. Touhy, DNP, GCNS-BC; Angela Kydd, PhD, MSc, RGN, RMN, PGCE; Ingegerd Fagerberg, PhD, RNT; Gabriella Engstrom, PhD, RNT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):3-4

Letter to the Editor

Delirium Articles a Valued Addition to the Literature

Melinda R. Steis, PhD, RN; Marianne Shaughnessy, PhD, CRNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):6


Theris A. Touhy, DNP, CNS

Angela Kydd, PhD, MSc, RGN, RMN, PGCE

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):7-9

Clinical Concepts

Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma: Clinical Update

Jasmine W. Yumori, OD, FAAO; Mary P. Cadogan, DrPH, RN, GNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):10-15

Public Policy

Access to Mental Health Care Among Older Adults

Margaret Knight, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):16-21

CNE Article

Evidence-Based Practices for the Prevention of Weight Loss in Nursing Home Residents

Mary J. Dyck, PhD, RN, LNHA; Julie Raeder Schumacher, EdD, RD, LDN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):22-33

Feature Article

Conversations with Holocaust Survivor Residents

Sandra P. Hirst, PhD, RN, GNC(C); Carole Lynne LeNavenec, PhD, RN; Khaldoun Aldiabat, MN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):36-42

Perceived Health, Life Satisfaction, and Cardiovascular Risk Factors Among Elderly Korean Immigrants and Elderly Koreans

Mo-Kyung Sin, DSN, RN; Young-Ran Chae, PhD, RN; Myoung-Ae Choe, PhD, RN; Patrick Murphy, PhD; Jeungim Kim, PhD, RN; Mi-Yang Jeon, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):43-52

Creating a Professional Practice Model for Postacute Care: Adapting the Chronic Care Model for Long-Term Care

Cynthia S. Jacelon, PhD, RN, CRRN; Ellen Furman, MS, RN; Arlene Rea, MS, RN, CDONA; Barbara Macdonald, MS, RN, GCNS-BC; Linda C. Donoghue, MPA, RN, NEA-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):53-60

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CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(3):34-35

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