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
  • August 2013
  • Volume 39 · Issue 8
Guest Editorial

Aging, Complexity, and Critical Illness

Mary Beth Happ, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(8):2-3



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(8):4-5

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(8):7

Diagnosis: Dementia
CNE Article

The Study of Activity in Older ICU Patients: An Integrative Review

Colleen M. Casey, PhD, ANP-BC, CNS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(8):12-25

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(8):26-27

Feature Article

Symptom Communication During Critical Illness: The Impact of Age, Delirium, and Delirium Presentation

Judith A. Tate, PhD, RN; Susan Sereika, PhD; Dana Divirgilio, MPH; Marci Nilsen, PhD, RN; Jill Demerci, PhD, RN; Grace Campbell, PhD, MSW, RN; Mary Beth Happ, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(8):28-38

Extending the ABCDE Bundle to the Post-Intensive Care Unit Setting

Michele Balas, PhD, RN, APRN-NP, CCRN; Rose Buckingham, MSN, APRN, GNP-BC; Tami Braley, RN, BSN; Sarah Saldi, RN, BSN; Eduard E. Vasilevskis, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(8):39-51

Family-Centered End-of-Life Care in the ICU

Debra L. Wiegand, PhD, RN, CCRN, CHPN, FAAN; Marian S. Grant, DNP, RN, CRNP, ACHPN; Jooyoung Cheon, MSN, RN; Mary A. Gergis, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2013;39(8):60-68

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