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
  • May 2016
  • Volume 42 · Issue 5
Guest Editorial

Unconscious Bias

Barbara J. Edlund, PhD, RN, ANP, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(5):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(5):6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(5):7-9

Person-Centered Care

Person-Centered Care for Older Adults With Serious Mental Illness and Substance Misuse Within a Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly

Pamela Z. Cacchione, PhD, CRNP, BC, FGSA, FAAN; Lisa Eible, DSW, MSW, LCSW; Le'Roi L. Gill, DMin, MDiv, JD; Steven F. Huege, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(5):11-17

CNE Article

Associations Between Dehydration, Cognitive Impairment, and Frailty in Older Hospitalized Patients: An Exploratory Study

Judy McCrow, PhD, RN; Margaret Morton, RN; Catherine Travers, PhD; Keren Harvey, MBBS, FRACP; Eamonn Eeles, MBBS, FRACP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(5):19-27

CNE Quiz
Feature Article

Mediation Effect of Oral Hygiene on the Relationship Between Cognitive Function and Oral Health in Older Adults

Kyung Hee Lee, PhD, RN; Brenda L. Plassman, PhD; Wei Pan, PhD; Bei Wu, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(5):30-37

Open Access

Efficacy of Ba Duan Jin in Improving Balance: A Study in Chinese Community-Dwelling Older Adults

Xiao-yun Liu, RN; Jing Gao, RN; Bing-xiang Yin, MS; Xiang-yu Yang, RN; Ding-xi Bai, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(5):38-46

AGS Update

Driving Expert Eldercare Forward—On and Off the Road

Steven R. Counsell, MD, AGSF

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2016;42(5):47-48

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