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
  • December 2020
  • Volume 46 · Issue 12
Guest Editorial
Public Policy

Age-Friendly Cities During a Global Pandemic

Pauline DeLange Martinez, MA; Cynthia Nakayama, CPG; Heather M. Young, PhD, RN, FAAN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(12):7-13

Feature Article

Validity of a Single Activity Question for Clinical Assessment of Older Women

Melissa J. Benton, PhD, RN; Helen L. Graham, PhD, RN; Maura C. Schlairet, EdD, RN; Amy L. Silva-Smith, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(12):15-22

Lucidity in the Context of Advanced Neurodegenerative Disorders: A Concept Analysis

Patricia Morris, MA, RN; Donna Bulman, PhD, RN

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(12):42-50


Factors Affecting Nursing Home Quality of Life in Residents With Dementia

Christina M. Williams, BS; Rahul Chaturvedi, BS

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(12):51-52

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