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
  • September/October 2017
  • Volume 10 · Issue 5
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial Free
Empirical Research

Examining Life Goals of Community-Dwelling, Low-Income Older Adults

Elizabeth P. Howard, PhD, RN, ACNP, ANP-BC; Kara E. Louvar, MSW

Empirical Research Supplemental Data

Effect of a Health Literacy–Considered Diabetes Self-Management Program for Older Adults in South Korea

Soo Jin Lee, PhD, RN; Misoon Song, PhD, RN, FAAN; Eun-Ok Im, PhD, RN, CNS, MPH, FAAN

Translational Research/Implementation Science

Effect of an Age Simulation Suit on Younger Adults' Gait Performance Compared to Older Adults' Normal Gait

Andreas Lauenroth, PhD; Stephan Schulze, PhD; Anestis Ioannidis, MSc; Andreas Simm; Rene Schwesig

Instrument Development Supplemental Data

Development of an Oral Assessment Sheet for Evaluating Older Adults in Nursing Homes

Shizuko Yanagisawa, PhD; Masanori Nakano, PhD; Takaharu Goto, PhD; Masami Yoshioka, PhD; Yasuhiko Shirayama, PhD

State of the Science Supplemental Data

Everyday Decision Making in Individuals with Early-Stage Alzheimer's Disease: An Integrative Review of the Literature

Rebecca Davis, PhD, RN; Mary K. Ziomkowski, MEd, BSN, RN, BS, RAC-CT; Amy Veltkamp, BSN, RN