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 2012
  • Volume 38 · Issue 10
Guest Editorial

The Impact of History and Culture on Nursing Care of Native American Elders

Donna M. Grandbois, PhD, RN; Donald Warne, MD, MPH; Valerie Eschiti, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, CHTP, CTN-A

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):3-5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):6-7

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):8


Statin Drugs: Reducing Cardiovascular Risk in Older Adults

Kellie McLain, MSN, NP-C, CLS; Barbara J. Edlund, PhD, ANP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):9-13

Technology Innovations

The Use of Socially Assistive Robots for Dementia Care

Julie Huschilt, MN, BScN, RN; Laurie Clune, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):15-19

CNE Article

A Palliative Care Educational Intervention for Frontline Nursing Home Staff: The IMPRESS Project

Aida Wen, MD; Greg Gatchell, DO; Yukako Tachibana, MD; Maung Maung Tin, MD; Christina Bell, MD; Jeannette Koijane, MPH; Kenneth Zeri, RN, MS, NHA; Kamal Masaki, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):20-25

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):26-27

Feature Article

The Experience of Hope and Aging: A Hermeneutic Photography Study

Sharon L. Moore, PhD, MEd, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):28-36

Combined Exercise Training and Self-Management Education for Community-Dwelling Older Adults with Diabetes in Korea

Misoon Song, PhD, RN; Yeon-Hwan Park, PhD, RN; Wook Song, PhD; Be-Long Cho, MD, PhD; Jae Young Lim, MD, PhD; Seonho Kim, PhD, RN; Suyoung Choi, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):38-48

Understanding Bereaved Family Members’ Dissatisfaction with End-of-Life Care in Nursing Homes

Genevieve N. Thompson, PhD, RN; Susan E. McClement, PhD, RN; Verena H. Menec, PhD; Harvey M. Chochinov, MD, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(10):49-60

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