Research in Gerontological Nursing


Print ISSN: 1940-4921
Online ISSN: 1938-2464

The premier journal for geriatric nurse researchers

Research in Gerontological Nursing is a bimonthly, peer-reviewed publication offering cutting-edge, interdisciplinary gerontological nursing research to educators, academicians, clinicians, and policymakers involved with older adults in all health care settings. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

• Quantitative, qualitative, methodological, and theoretical research articles
• Featured intervention studies
• The annual State of the Science Commentary, authored by national gerontological leaders
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Manuscripts posted online just 2 months after acceptance

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

  • Current Issue
  • January/February 2017
  • Volume 10 · Issue 1
Table of Contents
Editorial Free
State of the Science Commentary

Nonpharmacological Strategies for Patients With Early-Stage Dementia or Mild Cognitive Impairment: A 10-Year Update

Joel G. Anderson, PhD, CHTP; Ruth Palan Lopez, PhD, RN, GNP-BC, FGSA, FAAN; Karen M. Rose, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Janet K. Specht, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

State of the Science Commentary
Thank You to Reviewers Free
Focus on Methods Free

Muscle Mechanography: A Novel Method to Measure Muscle Function in Older Adults

Murad H. Taani, MPH, RN; Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Bjoern Buehring, MD

Empirical Research Supplemental Data
State of the Science

Effects of Support Groups for Individuals with Early-Stage Dementia and Mild Cognitive Impairment: An Integrative Review

Ying-Ling Jao, PhD, RN; Fayron Epps, PhD, RN; Caroline McDermott, BSN, RN; Karen M. Rose, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Janet K. Specht, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN