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
  • May 2012
  • Volume 38 · Issue 5
Guest Editorial

Balancing the Use of Guidelines and Individualized Care

Kristen L. Swafford, PhD, CNS, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(5):3-4

Product News

Product News

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



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(5):6-7

Diagnosis: Dementia

Nighttime Activity in Individuals with Dementia: Understanding the Problem and Identifying Solutions

Catherine A. Greenblum, PhD, FNP-BC; Meredeth A. Rowe, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(5):8-11

CNE Article

Chair Yoga: Benefits for Community-Dwelling Older Adults With Osteoarthritis

Juyoung Park, PhD; Ruth McCaffrey, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, GNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(5):12-22

Feature Article

Ageism among Health Care Providers and Interventions to Improve Their Attitudes Toward Older Adults: An Integrative Review

Amanda Singleton Eymard, MSN, RN; Dianna Hutto Douglas, DNS, APRN-CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(5):26-35

Struggle Between Survival and Death: The Life Experiences of Taiwanese Older Adults with Suicidal Ideation

Guey-Hau Wu, RN; Lee-Ing Tsao, DNSc, RN; Hui-Chi Huang, DNSc, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(5):37-44


Dementia Revisited

Mary C. DiBartolo, PhD, RN-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(5):46-51

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(5):24-25

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