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 2019
  • Volume 45 · Issue 8
Guest Editorial
Person-Centered Care

Exploring Patterns in Preferences for Daily Care and Activities Among Nursing Home Residents

Tonya J. Roberts, PhD, RN; Debra Saliba, MD, MPH

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(8):7-13

Research Brief
Supplemental Data

Differences in Transitional Care Provided to Patients With and Without Dementia

Beth Prusaczyk, PhD, MSW; Margaret A. Olsen, PhD, MPH; Christopher R. Carpenter, MD, MSc, FACEP, FAAEM, AGSF; Enola Proctor, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(8):15-22

Feature Article
Supplemental Data

Nursing Home Facility-Initiated Involuntary Discharge

Michael J. Lepore, PhD; Patricia K. Yuen; Samantha Zepeda, BS/BA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(8):23-31

Supplemental Data

Resident and Staff Mealtime Actions and Energy Intake of Long-Term Care Residents With Cognitive Impairment: Analysis of the Making the Most of Mealtimes Study

Kelsey Mann, MSc; Christina O. Lengyel, PhD, RD; Susan E. Slaughter, PhD, RN, GNC(C); Natalie Carrier, PhD, RN; Heather Keller, PhD, RD, FDC, FCAHS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(8):32-42

Open Access

Effect of Self-Acupoint Massage on Blood Glucose Level and Quality of Life in Older Adults With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Wei-Bo Lyu, PhD, MPH, RN; Yuan Gao, MSN, RN; Kang-Yao Cheng, MSN, RN; Rong Wu, MD; Wen-Qin Zhou, MD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2019;45(8):43-48

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