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
  • April 2020
  • Volume 46 · Issue 4
Guest Editorial

Are Antipsychotics Helpful for Preventing or Treating Delirium?

Sriharsha Singu, MBBS; Mounica Koneru, MBBS; Karen A. Robinson, PhD; Karin J. Neufeld, MD, MPH; Esther S. Oh, MD, PhD; Lisa M. Wilson, ScM; Dale M. Needham, MD, PhD; Amulya Balagani, MBBS; Louay Aldabain, MD; Roozbeh Nikooie, MD; Donna M. Fick, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(4):3-5


Update on Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Older Adults

Taylor Kaminsky, BS; Stephanie M. Ozalas, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP; Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(4):7-12

Technology Innovations
Supplemental Data

Exploring Resident Care Information Technology Use and Nursing Home Quality

Kimberly R. Powell, PhD, RN; Chelsea B. Deroche, PhD; Ethan J. Carnahan; Gregory L. Alexander, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(4):15-20

Feature Article

Predictors of Nursing Home Nurses' Willingness to Report Medication Near-Misses

Amany Farag, PhD, RN; Amy Vogelsmeier, PhD, RN, FAAN; Katie Knox, MSN, RN; Yelena Perkhounkova, PhD; Christopher Burant, PhD, MACTM

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(4):21-30

Assessing Fall Risk Appraisal Through Combined Physiological and Perceived Fall Risk Measures Using Innovative Technology

Ladda Thiamwong, PhD, RN; Mary Lou Sole, PhD, RN, CCNS, CNL, FAAN, FCCM; Boon Peng Ng, PhD; Gregory F. Welch, PhD; Helen J. Huang, PhD; Jeffrey R. Stout, PhD

Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2020;46(4):41-47

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