Reluctant gerontologists: integrating gerontological nursing content into a prelicensure program

Nurse Educ. 2009 Sep-Oct;34(5):198-203. doi: 10.1097/NNE.0b013e3181aaba3f.


Integration of readily available resources on care of older adults increased student and faculty interest and knowledge of gerontological nursing. The authors describe their use of these practical and easy-to-implement resources.

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Clinical Competence
  • Curriculum*
  • Faculty, Nursing
  • Geriatric Nursing*
  • Humans
  • Illinois
  • Licensure, Nursing*
  • Nursing Assessment
  • Nursing Evaluation Research
  • Program Development*