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
  • September 2012
  • Volume 38 · Issue 9
Guest Editorial

Global Health and Gerontological Nursing

Lisa Skemp, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):3-5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):6-7

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):8

Clinical Concepts

Work-Related Injury and the Older Adult

Elizabeth Anne Thomas, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, COHN-S, CNL; Mary P. Cadogan, DrPH, RN, GNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):9-12

Public Policy

Engaging Students in Gerontological Research: The STARR Program

Juliette Shellman, PhD, APHN-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):13-17

CNE Article

Stress Among Caregivers of Chronically Ill Older Adults: Implications for Nursing Practice

Rebecca A. Newell, MS, RN; Suzanne M. Allore, USA (Ret.), MS, RN, BSed; Ouida P. Dowd, MS, RN; Susan Netinho, MS, RN; Marilyn E. Asselin, PhD, RN-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):18-29

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):30-31

Feature Article

Bathing People with Dementia: When Education Is Not Enough

Gina Gaspard, MN, BSN, RN, GNC(C); Lottie Cox, MHS, BSN, RN, GNC(C)

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):43-51


One Small Miracle

Joyce Simard, MSW

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2012;38(9):52-56

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