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
  • November 2017
  • Volume 43 · Issue 11
Guest Editorial

Toward an Equitable Society for Every Generation

Boeun Kim, RN, MSN; Basia Belza, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(11):2-4

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Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(11):1



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(11):6-8

Person-Centered Care

What Do Family Members Really Want When Older Adults Transition to a Nursing Home?

Annette M. Lane, PhD, RN; Sandra P. Hirst, PhD, RN, GNC(C); Pamela Hawranik, PhD, RN; Marlette B. Reed, MA, BEd; Alina Rokhman, BA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(11):9-14

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Fall Prevention for Older Adults

Cheryl Kruschke, EdD, MS, RN, CNE

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(11):15-21

Feature Article

Nurses' Experience With and Perception of Barriers to Promoting Mobility in Hospitalized Older Adults: A Descriptive Study

Gordana Dermody, PhD, RN, CNL; Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(11):22-29

Effects of Uncertainty on Perceived and Physiological Stress in Caregivers of Stroke Survivors: A 6-Week Longitudinal Study

Eeeseung Byun, PhD, RN; Barbara Riegel, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA; Marilyn Sommers, PhD, RN, FAAN; Nancy Tkacs, PhD, RN; Lois Evans, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(11):30-40

Nursing Work in Long-Term Care: An Integrative Review

Jed Montayre, PhD, RN; Jasmine Montayre, RN, CertT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(11):41-49

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