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
  • July/August 2017
  • Volume 10 · Issue 4
Table of Contents
Editorial Free

Comorbid Nighttime Agitation, Sleep Disturbance, and Restless Legs Syndrome: What Next?

Kathy C. Richards , PhD, RN, FAAN ; Christine R. Kovach , PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA

Focus on Methods

Geocoding to Manage Missing Data in a Secondary Analysis of Community-Dwelling, Low-Income Older Adults

Kathy Wright , PhD, RN, CNS ; Shirley M. Moore , PhD, RN, FAAN ; Diana Lynn Morris , PhD, RN, FAAN ; Susan Hazelett , MS, RN

Empirical Research

A Capabilities Approach to Environmental Impact on Nursing Home Resident Quality of Life

Whitney Thurman , MSN, RN ; Tracie C. Harrison , PhD, RN, FAAN ; Shelley A. Blozis , PhD ; Michelle Dionne-Vahalik , MSN, RN ; Sharilyn Mead , RN

Empirical Research

Comparison of Two Cognitive Training Programs With Effects on Functional Activities and Quality of Life

Magdaléna Hagovská, PhD; Oliver Dzvoník, CSc; Zuzana Olekszyová, MD

State of the Science

Nonpharmacological Treatments for Post-Stroke Depression: An Integrative Review of the Literature

Niloufar Niakosari Hadidi, PhD, APRN, CNS-BC, FAHA; Roberta L. Huna Wagner, BSN, RN; Ruth Lindquist, PhD, RN, FAAN