Research in Gerontological Nursing


Research in Gerontological Nursing

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

Journal Impact Factor
2019 Impact Factor 0.930

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • January 2009
  • Volume 2 · Issue 1
Guest Editorial

Moving Forward with Randomized Controlled Trials

Pao-Feng Tsai, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):3

Letter to the Editor

Biopsychosocial Model & Direct Observation of Behavior

Todd B. Monroe, MSN, MS, RN; Michael A. Carter, DNSc, FNP-BC, FAAN; Kim J. Curyto, PhD; Kimberly Van Haitsma, PhD; Deedre K. Vriesman, BA

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):4-5

Methodological Corner

Challenges in Conducting Qualitative Research with Individuals with Dementia

Linda Beuscher, PhD, GNP, BC; Victoria T. Grando, PhD, APRN, BC

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):6-11

Featured Pilot Study
Pilot Study: International Comparative Research

Comparison of Body Composition, Handgrip Strength, Functional Capacity, and Physical Activity in Elderly Koreans and Korean Immigrants

Mo-Kyung Sin, DSN, RN; Myoung-Ae Choe, PhD, RN; Jeungim Kim, PhD, RN; Young-Ran Chae, PhD, RN; Mi-Yang Jeon, PhD, RN; Toni Vezeau, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):20-29

Original Research: Treatment Fidelity

Treatment Fidelity in Nursing Home Research: The Res-Care Intervention Study

Barbara Resnick, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FAANP; Elizabeth Galik, PhD, CRNP; Ingrid Pretzer-Aboff, PhD, RN; Ann L. Gruber-Baldini, PhD; Karen Russ, BSN; Jeanne Cayo, MS; Sheryl Zimmerman, PhD, MSW

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):30-38

Original Research: Qualitative

Improving Caregivers’ Well-Being by Using Technology to Manage Nighttime Activity in Persons with Dementia

Heather J. Spring, PhD, ARNP; Meredeth A. Rowe, PhD, RN; Annette Kelly, PhD, ARNP

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):39-48

Original Research: Cross-Sectional Descriptive

Dehydration Reduction in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: Perspectives of Community Health Care Providers

Lisa Abdallah, PhD, RN; Ruth Remington, PhD, GNP, ANP-BC; Susan Houde, PhD, ANP-BC; Lin Zhan, PhD, RN, FAAN; Karen Devereaux Melillo, PhD, GNP, ANP-BC, FAANP

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):49-57

Original Research: Descriptive Correlational

New Parameters for Daytime Wandering

Donna L. Algase, PhD, RN; Cathy L. Antonakos, PhD; Elizabeth Beattie, PhD, RN; Cynthia A. Beel-Bates, PhD, RN; Lan Yao, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):58-68

Survey Research

Know Thy Residents: An Exploration of Long-Term Care Nursing Staff’s Knowledge

Keith A. Anderson, PhD; Rebecca D. Taha, MS; Amy F. Hosier, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(1):69-76

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