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
  • June 2013
  • Volume 39 · Issue 6
Guest Editorial


Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(6):4-5, 19

Product News

Product News

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

Clinical Concepts

Clinical and Transitional Care: Considerations to Optimize Functional Recovery Following Hip Fracture

Travis Eckard, PT, MPT; Mary P. Cadogan, DrPH, RN, GNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(6):8-12

Public Policy

Cognitive Health and Older Workers: Policy Implications

Karen Devereaux Melillo, PhD, ANP-C, FAANP, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(6):13-18

CNE Article

Physical Activity Preferences for Low-Income Sedentary Urban African American Older Adults

Mary A. Nies, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAAHB; Meredith Troutman-Jordan, PhD, RN; Dominica Branche, RN, MSN; Trudy Moore-Harrison, PhD; Caroline Hohensee, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(6):20-29

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(6):30-31

Feature Article

The Impact of Pain on Physical and Mental Quality of Life in Adults 65 and Older

Kevin Hawkins, PhD; Shirley Musich, PhD; Frank G. Bottone, PhD; Ronald J. Ozminkowski, PhD; Yan Cheng, MA; Steven Rush, MA, LP; Joseph Carcione, DO, MBA; Richard J. Migliori, MD; Charlotte S. Yeh, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(6):32-44

End-of-Life Caregiving: Challenges Faced by Older Adult Women

Gwen McGhan, MN, RN; Susan J. Loeb, PhD, RN; Brenda Baney, MS; Janice Penrod, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(6):45-54


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