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
  • March 2018
  • Volume 44 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

Virtual Reality Check: Are You Ready?

Nathan Dreesmann, BSN, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(3):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(3):5



Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(3):6-8

Public Policy

Implications of the CARE Act for Latino Caregivers

Billy A. Caceres, PhD, RN, AGPCNP-BC; Adriana Perez, PhD, CRNP, ANP-BC, FAAN, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(3):9-14

Feature Article

Comparison of African American and Caucasian Caregiver Self-Efficacy

Leisa Easom, PhD, RN; Ellen Cotter, PhD; Angel Ramos, MBA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(3):16-21

Supplemental Data

Emergency Department Use by Community-Dwelling Individuals With Dementia in the United States: An Integrative Review

Lauren J. Hunt, RN, FNP-BC; Lorinda A. Coombs, RN, FNP-BC, AOCNP; Caroline E. Stephens, PhD, MSN, APRN, BC

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(3):23-30

Supplemental Data
Supplemental Data

Packed Red Blood Cell Transfusion in Older Adults: A Systematic Review

Allison R. Jones, PhD, RN, CCNS; Gwen McGhan, PhD, RN; Jill Deaver, MA, MLIS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(3):39-46

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