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
  • April 2014
  • Volume 40 · Issue 4
Guest Editorial

Sensory Impairment: A New Research Imperative

Pamela Z. Cacchione, PhD, RN, CRNP, BC, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):3-5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):5

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):7-8



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):9-10, 31


Role of Nutraceuticals in Dementia Care

Jonathan M. Ford, BA; Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, CGP, BCPP, FASCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):12-17

Technology Innovations

Older Adults’ Performance in Technology-Based Tasks: Cognitive Ability and Beyond

Laura I. Schmidt, MSc; Hans-Werner Wahl, PhD; Herbert Plischke, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):18-24

Research Brief

Psychiatric Illness and Resident Assaults Among Veterans in Long-Term Care Facilities

James Powers, MD; Harry Gwirtsman, MD; Scott Erwin, PhD, MBA, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):25-30

CNE Article

The Health of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: A Literature Review

Jessica C. Hadfield, MSN, RN, APRN, AGPCNP-BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):32-42

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):44-45

Feature Article

Promoting Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care: An Exploratory Study

David Edvardsson, RN, PhD; Pia Varrailhon, RN; Kristina Edvardsson, RN, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):46-53

Comparison of Family Satisfaction in Australian Ethno-Specific and Mainstream Aged Care Facilities

Susannah J. Runci, DPsych; Barbara J. Eppingstall, MPsych; Eva S. van der Ploeg, PhD; Daniel W. O'Connor, MD FRANZCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):54-63


A Wing

Ryan Santosuosso

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014;40(4):64

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