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
  • July 2009
  • Volume 2 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

The Relevance of Creative Expression Interventions to Person-Centered Care

Lorraine J. Phillips, PhD, RN, FNP-BC; Vicki S. Conn, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(3):151-152

Methodological Corner

Informed Consent to Research in Long-Term Care Settings

Jennifer Hagerty Lingler, PhD, MA, CRNP; Rita A. Jablonski, PhD, CRNP; Meg Bourbonniere, PhD, RN; Ann Kolanowski, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(3):153-161

Research Participation by Older Adults at End of Life: Barriers and Solutions

Melissa Lehan Mackin, MSN, RN; Keela Herr, PhD, RN, FAAN, AGSF; Kimberly Bergen-Jackson, MSN, RN; Perry Fine, MD; Chris Forcucci, BSN, RN; Sara Sanders, PhD, MSW

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(3):162-171

Original Research: Descriptive Correlational

Influences of Spiritual Well-Being and Coping on Mental Health of Family Caregivers for Elders

Pi-Ming Yeh, PhD, RN; Margaret Bull, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(3):173-181

Relationships Among Disordered Sleep and Cognitive and Functional Status in Nursing Home Residents

Catherine S. Cole, PhD, ACNS-BC; Kathy C. Richards, PhD, RN; Cornelia C. Beck, PhD, RN, FAAN; Paula K. Roberson, PhD; Corinne Lambert, EdD, RN; Allison Furnish, BSN, RN; Jon Free, BSN, RN; Joan Tackett, BSN, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(3):183-191

Correlational Survey

Use of Agency Staff in Nursing Homes

Nicholas G. Castle, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(3):192-201

Instrument Development

Development of the Attributed Dignity Scale

Cynthia S. Jacelon, PhD, RN, CRRN-A; Jane Dixon, PhD; Kathleen A. Knafl, PhD, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2009;2(3):202-213

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