Research in Gerontological Nursing


Print ISSN: 1940-4921
Online ISSN: 1938-2464
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
•  Inclusion of the annual State of the Science Commentary, authored by national gerontological leaders
•  Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
•  Read manuscripts online just 2 months after acceptance
•  A recognized Journal indexed in MEDLINE/PubMed and CINAHL
•  Impact factor of 0.655


 Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

  • Current Issue
  • July/August 2014
  • Volume 7 · Issue 4
Table of Contents

Turning Manuscript Rejection “Lemons” Into “Lemonade”

Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA

Focus on Methods

Causal Inference in Cross-Lagged Panel Analysis: A Reciprocal Causal Relationship Between Cognitive Function and Depressive Symptoms

Ju Young Yoon, PhD, RN; Roger L. Brown, PhD

Empirical Research

Personality as a Moderator of Cognitive Stimulation in Older Adults at High Risk for Cognitive Decline

Nikki L. Hill, PhD, RN; Ann M. Kolanowski, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Donna Fick, PhD, GCNS-BC, FGSA, FAAN; Vernon M. Chinchilli, PhD; Rita A. Jablonski, PhD, RN, ANP

Empirical Research

The Effect of Chair Yoga in Older Adults with Moderate and Severe Alzheimer’s Disease

Ruth McCaffrey, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, GNP-BC, FAAN; Juyoung Park, PhD; David Newman, PhD; Dyana Hagen, BS

State of the Science

Potentially Inappropriate Medications in Community-Dwelling Older Adults

Marcia Y. Shade, MS, RN; Ann M. Berger, PhD, APRN, AOCNS, FAAN; Claudia Chaperon, PhD, APRN, GNP-BC