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 2019
  • Volume 45 · Issue 7
Guest Editorial

Identifying Potential Medication Discrepancies During Medication Reconciliation in the Post-Acute Long-Term Care Setting

Heather Cook, PharmD; Janee Parson, PharmD; Nicole Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(7):5-10

Technology Innovations

Usability Testing of a Mobile Clinical Decision Support App for Urinary Tract Infection Diagnosis in Nursing Homes

Blaine Reeder, PhD; Cynthia Drake, MA; Mustafa Ozkaynak, PhD; Heidi L. Wald, MD, MSPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(7):11-17

Evidence-Based Practice Guideline

Assessing Heart Failure in Long-Term Care Facilities

Candace C. Harrington, PhD, DNP, APRN, AGPCNP-BC, CDP, CADDCT

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(7):18-24

Feature Article

Nonpharmacological Strategies Used By Family Caregivers of Persons With Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias as Presented in Blogs

Joel G. Anderson, PhD, CHTP, FGSA; Elizabeth Hundt, PhD, APRN, NP-C, ACNS-BC; Karen M. Rose, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(7):25-35

Supplemental Data

Evaluation of a Companion Robot for Individuals With Dementia: Quantitative Findings of the MARIO Project in an Irish Residential Care Setting

Eva Barrett, PhD; Megan Burke, MA; Sally Whelan, MA, RGN, RNT; Adam Santorelli, PhD; Barbara Luz Oliveira, PhD; Filippo Cavallo, PhD, MSc; Rose-Marie Dröes, PhD; Louise Hopper, PhD; Ainna Fawcett-Henesy, FRCN, MA; Franka J.M. Meiland, PhD; Gail Mountain, PhD, MPhil, DipCOT, FRCOT; Wendy Moyle, PhD, MHSc, RN; Massimiliano Raciti, MSc; Geoff Pegman, FIoD; Aimee Teare, BA; Daniele Sancarlo, MD; Francesco Riccardi, PhD; Grazia D'Onofrio, PsyD; Francesco Giuliani, MSc; Alessandro Russo, PhD; Andy Bleaden, BA; Antonio Greco, MD; Dympna Casey, PhD, MA, RGN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(7):36-45

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