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 2017
  • Volume 43 · Issue 8
Guest Editorial

Does Health Care Technology Work for or Against Older Adults?

Harleah G. Buck, PhD, RN, FPCN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(8):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(8):7



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(8):8-10

Person-Centered Care
Research Brief

Portuguese Older Adults Presenting at the Emergency Department: Predictive Validity of the Identification of Seniors at Risk (ISAR) Tool

João Paulo de Almeida Tavares, PhD, MSc, RN; Pedro Sa-Couto, PhD, MSc; Marie Boltz, PhD, RN, GNP-BC, FGSA, FAAN; Elizabeth Capezuti, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(8):18-24

Feature Article

Patterns of New Physical Problems Emerging in Long-Term Care Residents With Dementia

Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Julie Ellis, PhD, RN, GCNS-BC; Crystal-Rae Evans, RN, BSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(8):25-32

Culturally Responsive Pain Management for Black Older Adults

Sheria G. Robinson-Lane, PhD, RN; Staja Q. Booker, MS, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(8):33-41

Supplemental Data

Feasibility and Efficacy of a Shared Yoga Intervention for Sleep Disturbance in Older Adults With Osteoarthritis

Diana Taibi Buchanan, PhD, RN; Michael V. Vitiello, PhD; Kimberly Bennett, PhD, PT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2017;43(8):45-52

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