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
  • February 2013
  • Volume 39 · Issue 2
Guest Editorial

Medication Management and Older Adults: Opportunities and Challenges

Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, CGP, BCPP, FASCP; Kelly Hanna, PharmD; Stephanie Walters

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):3-7



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):8-9,20

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):10

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Hydration Management

Janet C. Mentes, PhD, APRN, BC, FGSA; Sarah Kang, MSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):11-19

Diagnosis: Dementia

Watermemories: A Swimming Club for Adults with Dementia

Christine Neville, PhD, RN, RPN, FACMHN; Karen Clifton, MAppSc, BA; Tim Henwood, PhD, BSc (Hon1-HMS), BSc (Sp & ExSci), MESSA, EP, MAAG; Elizabeth Beattie, PhD, RN, FGSA; Mary-Ann McKenzie, MN, BN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):21-25

CNE Article

Medication Adherence among Older Adults with Schizophrenia

Heather C. Leutwyler, PhD, FNP-BC, CNS; Patrick J. Fox, PhD, MSW; Margaret Wallhagen, PhD, GNP-BC, AGSF, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):26-34

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):35

Feature Article

Exploring Attitudes and Barriers Toward the Use of Evidence-Based Nursing among Nurse Managers in Taiwanese Residential Aged Care Facilities

Hui Chen Chang, PhD, RN; Mairwen K. Jones, PhD, BA(Hons); Cherry Russell, PhD, BA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):36-42

Short of Breath and Dying: State of the Science on Opioid Agents for the Palliation of Refractory Dyspnea in Older Adults

Susan E. Lowey, PhD, RN, CHPN; Bethel Ann Powers, PhD, RN, FSAA, FGSA; Ying Xue, DNSc, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(2):43-52

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