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 2015
  • Volume 41 · Issue 1
Guest Editorial

Educating Nurses in Gerontology: We Still Have a Way to Go

Vivian Koroknay, RN, MS, CNE, CRRN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(1):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(1):5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(1):6-7, 40


Aligning Care Initiatives to Reduce Medication Adverse Effects in Nursing Homes

Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, MBA, CGP, BCPP, FASCP; Barbara J. Zarowitz, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, CGP, FASCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(1):8-13

Technology Innovations

Implementation of a Home-Based Interactive Training System for Fall Prevention: Requirements and Challenges

Jörn Kiselev, MSc; Marten Haesner, MA; Mehmet Gövercin, MD; Elisabeth Steinhagen-Thiessen, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(1):14-19

CNE Article

Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia: How Long Does Every Behavior Last, and Are Particular Behaviors Associated With PRN Antipsychotic Agent Use?

Philippe Voyer, PhD, RN; Jane McCusker, PhD, MD; Martin G. Cole, MD; Johanne Monette, MD, MSc; Nathalie Champoux, MD, MSc; Antonio Ciampi, PhD; Eric Belzile, MSc; Hélène Richard, MSc

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(1):22-37

CNE Quiz

CNE Quiz

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(1):38-39

Feature Article
Supplemental Data

Comfort Care Rounds: A Staff Capacity-Building Initiative in Long-Term Care Homes

Abigail Wickson-Griffiths, RN, MN; Sharon Kaasalainen, PhD, RN; Kevin Brazil, PhD; Carrie McAiney, PhD; Diane Crawshaw, BA; Mickey Turner, RN, CHPCN(C); Mary Lou Kelley, PhD, MSW

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2015;41(1):42-48

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