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
  • April 2013
  • Volume 6 · Issue 2
Guest Editorial

To Hear or Not to Hear

Kari R. Lane, PhD, RN, MOT; Vicki S. Conn, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(2):79-80

Featured Intervention Study
Research Brief

Depression Treatment in Assisted Living Settings: Is an Innovative Approach Feasible?

Marianne Smith, PhD, RN; Christine Haedtke, MSN, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(2):98-106

Empirical Research

“Missing Pieces”: Exploring Cardiac Risk Perceptions in Older Women

Leanne L. Lefler, PhD, APN; Jean C. McSweeney, PhD, RN, FAHA, FAAN; Kimberly K. Garner, MD, JD, MPH

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(2):107-115

Predictors of Quality in Rural Nursing Homes Using Standard and Novel Methods

Gail L. Towsley, PhD, NHA; Susan L. Beck, PhD, APRN, FAAN; Ginette A. Pepper, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(2):116-126

Understanding Nurses’ Decisions to Treat Pain in Nursing Home Residents with Dementia

Andrea L. Gilmore-Bykovskyi, MS, RN; Barbara J. Bowers, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(2):127-138

Instrument Development

Development and Validation of the Dietary Sodium Reduction Self-Care Agency Scale

Pratsani Smith, PhD, RN; Kenneth D. Phillips, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(2):139-147

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