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 2018
  • Volume 44 · Issue 11
Guest Editorial

Seeing and Supporting LGBT Older Adults' Caregivers and Families

Britney M. Wardecker, PhD; Tim R. Johnston, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(11):2-4

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Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(11):6



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(11):7-9

Person-Centered Care

Person-Centered Incontinence Care in Residential Care Facilities for Older Adults With Cognitive Decline: Feasibility and Preliminary Effects on Quality of Life and Quality of Care

Helle Wijk, PhD, RN; Kirsten Corazzini, PhD, FGSA; Irma Lindström Kjellberg, RN, PhL; Anton Kinnander, BSc; Eirini Alexiou, PhD, MD, RN; Karl Swedberg, PhD, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(11):10-19

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline: Secondary Prevention of Late-Life Suicide

Howard K. Butcher, RN, PhD; Todd N. Ingram, MA, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(11):20-32

Feature Article

Motivational Interviewing and Fat Consumption in Older Adults: A Meta-Analysis

Devita T. Stallings, PhD, RN; Joanne Kraenzle Schneider, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(11):33-43

Perceptions of Mental Health Among Hispanic Older Adults: Findings Among Immigrants from the Dominican Republic, Colombia, and Guatemala

Alicia J. Curtin, PhD, GNP-BC; Diane C. Martins, PhD, RN; Ada A. Genere, BSN, RN, CCRN; Dilennys M. Perez, BSN, RN; Esthefany Cabrera, BSN, RN; Natasha Viveiros, BSN, RN, MPH; Donna Schwartz-Barcott, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(11):44-50

Influence of Leisure Activity Participation Between Genders Among Korean Older Adults

Min Kyung Gu, MA, RN; Sohyune R. Sok, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(11):51-58

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