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
  • July 2018
  • Volume 44 · Issue 7
Guest Editorial

It Takes a Village

Danielle Parkins, BA; Albert Munanga, DBH, MSN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(7):3-4

Product News

Product News

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(7):6



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


Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Older Adults: Part I: Case Study

Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP; Heather Cook, PharmD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(7):10-14

Technology Innovations

Technology Innovations for Better Fall Risk Management in Home Care

Güneş Koru, PhD; Dari Alhuwail, PhD; Onimi Jademi, MS; Uchenna Uchidiuno, MS; Robert J. Rosati, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(7):15-20

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline: Elder Abuse Prevention

Jeanette M. Daly, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(7):21-30

Feature Article

Enabling Advance Directive Completion: Feasibility of a New Nurse-Supported Advance Care Planning Intervention

Michelle M. Hilgeman, PhD; Constance R. Uphold, PhD, ARNP, FAAN; Amber N. Collins, MS; Lori L. Davis, MD; Douglas P. Olsen, PhD; Kathryn L. Burgio, PhD; Classie A. Gordon, DNP, RN; Tranace N. Coleman, RN, ADN, BS; Jamie DeCoster, PhD; Whitney Gay, MA; Rebecca S. Allen, PhD, ABPP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(7):31-42

Photovoice: A Research Method and Intervention to Engage Older Adults

Aimee Woda, PhD, RN-BC; Kristin Haglund, PhD, RN; RuthAnn Belknap, PhD, RN; Elizabeth Cleek, MS, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2018;44(7):43-49

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