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
  • November/December 2017
  • Volume 10 · Issue 6
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial Free

Increasing Capacity for Family Care: A Research Opportunity

Heather M. Young, PhD, RN, FAAN; Theresa Harvath, PhD, RN, FAAN

Empirical Research

Examining Exercise in Older Adults Using the Theory of Planned Behavior and Temporal Discounting

Linda M. Tate, PhD, ACNS-BC, APRN; Pao-Feng Tsai, PhD, RN; Mallikarjuna Rettiganti, PhD; Reid D. Landes, PhD; Leanne L. Lefler, PhD, ACNS-BC, APRN, FAHA; Keneshia Bryant-Moore, PhD, RN

Empirical Research

Dehydration of Older Patients in Institutional Care and the Home Environment

Amadeus Lešnik, PhD, RN; Nejc Piko, MD; Danica Železnik, PhD, RN; Sebastjan Bevc, PhD, MD

Translational Research/Implementation Science

Pilot Testing a Coaching Intervention to Improve Certified Nursing Assistants' Dressing of Nursing Home Residents

Kerry Jean Jordan, PhD, RN, CNL; Pao-Feng Tsai, PhD, RN; Seongkum Heo, PhD, RN; Shasha Bai, PhD; Deborah Dailey, EdD; Cornelia K. Beck, PhD, RN; Lindsey M. Butler, OTS; Rachel L. Greenwood, BA

Instrument Development

Measuring Social Isolation in the National Health and Aging Trends Study

Janet S. Pohl, PhD, RN; Barbara B. Cochrane, PhD, RN, FAAN; Karen G. Schepp, PhD, RN, FAAN; Nancy F. Woods, PhD, RN, FAAN

State of the Science Supplemental Data

Mind–Body Therapies in Individuals With Dementia: An Integrative Review

Joel G. Anderson, PhD, CHTP; Carol E. Rogers, PhD, RN; Ann Bossen, PhD, RN; Ingelin Testad, PhD, MNSc, RPN; Karen M. Rose, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN