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
2018 Impact Factor 0.964

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • October 2012
  • Volume 5 · Issue 4
Guest Editorial

Caring for Frail Older Adults: A Theoretical and Methodological Agenda

Linda Lindsey Davis, PhD, RN, ANP, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2012;5(4):231-232

Research Brief

Can a Licorice Lollipop Decrease Cariogenic Bacteria in Nursing Home Residents?

Janet C. Mentes, PhD, APRN, BC, FGSA; Sarah Kang, MSN, RN; Sue Spackman, DDS; Janet Bauer, DDS

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2012;5(4):233-237

Empirical Research

Influences on Neighborhood Walking in Older Adults

Nancy A. Gallagher, PhD, RN; Philippa J. Clarke, PhD; David L. Ronis, PhD; Carol Loveland Cherry, PhD, RN, FAAN; Linda Nyquist, PhD; Kimberlee A. Gretebeck, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2012;5(4):238-250

Comparison of the Effectiveness of Two Protocols for Treating Nursing Home Residents with Advanced Dementia

Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN; Michelle R. Simpson, PhD, RN; Laura Joosse, PhD, RN; Brent R. Logan, PhD; Patricia E. Noonan, MS, GCNS-BC; Sheila A. Reynolds, MS, GCNS-BC; Diana Lynn Woods, PhD, RN, GNP; Hershel Raff, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2012;5(4):251-263

Nursing Home Culture Change: What Does It Mean to Nurses?

Jennifer Bellot, PhD, RN, MHSA

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2012;5(4):264-273

Instrument Development

Caregiver-Resident Interaction with Barnard’s Feeding Scale

Cynthia Beel-Bates, PhD, RN, FGSA; Paul L. Stephenson, PhD; Carmen L. Nochera, PhD, RD; Joyce French Rogers, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2012;5(4):284-293

State of the Science

Sundown Syndrome: A Systematic Review of the Literature

Andrea M. Yevchak, GCNS-BC, RN; Melinda R. Steis, PhD, RN; Lois K. Evans, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2012;5(4):294-308

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