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
  • January 2013
  • Volume 39 · Issue 1
Guest Editorial

Dementia Is Not Dementia Is Not Dementia

Rita A. Jablonski, PhD, RN, ANP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):3-5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):6-7, 31

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):9


Hypothyroidism: Challenges when Treating Older Adults

Tamera Pearson, PhD, FNP, ACNP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):10-14



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):14

Technology Innovations

Building and Testing a Patient-Centric Electronic Bedside Communication Center

Patricia C. Dykes, DNSc, RN; Diane L. Carroll, PhD, RN; Ann C. Hurley, DNSc, RN; Angela Benoit, BComm; Frank Chang, MSE; Rachel Pozzar, BSN, RN; Christine A. Caligtan, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):15-19

CNE Article
CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):29

Feature Article

Musical Memories: Translating Evidence-Based Gerontological Nursing Into a Children’s Picture Book

Linda A. Gerdner, PhD, RN, FAAN; Kathleen C. Buckwalter, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):32-41

Perceptions of Technology among Older Adults

Melinda Heinz, MS; Peter Martin, PhD; Jennifer A. Margrett, PhD; Mary Yearns, PhD; Warren Franke, PhD; Hen-I Yang, PhD; Johnny Wong, PhD; Carl K. Chang, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(1):42-51

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