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
  • April 2011
  • Volume 37 · Issue 4
CNE Article

Cognitive Prescriptions: A Nursing Approach to Increasing Cognitive Reserve

David E. Vance, PhD, MGS; Greg Eagerton, DNP, RN, NEA-BC; Brenna Harnish, BSN, RN; Peggy McKie, MPH; Pariya L. Fazeli, BA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):22-29

Letters to the Editor

Exploring the Importance of OA and Activity

Jordanna Schauff

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):5-6

Excited to Read About Geriatric Interest

Penny J. Simmons

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):5

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):7, 21



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):8, 55


Introducing Insulin into Diabetes Management: Transition Strategies for Older Adults

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

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):10-15

Technology Innovations

Patient Perceptions of a Remote Monitoring Intervention for Chronic Disease Management

Bonnie J. Wakefield, PhD, RN, FAAN; John E. Holman, MA; Annette Ray, BSN, RN; Melody Scherubel, BSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):16-20

Guest Editorial

Are We Encouraging Enough Exercise in Our Older Adults?

Allison Miller, ANP, RN

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

Feature Article

Taking on the Challenge of Clinical Teaching in Nursing Homes

Christine Mueller, PhD, RN, FAAN; Mary Goering, MS, RN, BC; Kristine Talley, PhD, RN, GNP-BC; Mary Zaccagnini, DNP, RN, CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):32-38

Computerized Decision Support for Delirium Superimposed on Dementia in Older Adults

Donna M. Fick, PhD, RN, FAAN; Melinda R. Steis, PhD, RN; Lorraine C. Mion, PhD, RN, FAAN; Joyce L. Walls, RN, MSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):39-47


I Need You to Finish Evan’s Quilt

Marilyn Rantz, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):56-60

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2011;37(4):30-31

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