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 2013
  • Volume 6 · Issue 3
Guest Editorial

Health Information Technology in Nursing Homes: Why and How?

Carla Spinelli-Moraski, MSN, RN-BC; Kathy Richards, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(3):150-151

Research Brief

Nursing Home Employee Perceptions of Culture Change

Jennifer A. Palmer, MS; Mark Meterko, PhD; Shibei Zhao, MPH; Dan Berlowitz, MD, MPH; Esther Mobley, BA; Christine W. Hartmann, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(3):152-160

Empirical Research

Strategies to Promote Safe Medication Administration in Assisted Living Settings

Heather M. Young, PhD, RN, FAAN; Suzanne K. Sikma, PhD, RN; Susan C. Reinhard, PhD, RN, FAAN; Wayne C. McCormick, MD, MPH; Juliana C. Cartwright, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(3):161-170

Measurement of Aggressive Behaviors in Dementia: Comparison of the Physical Aggression Subscales of the Cohen-Mansfield Agitation Inventory and the Ryden Aggression Scale

Ann L. Whall, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Hyojeong Kim, PhD, RN; Kathleen Byrne Colling , PhD, RN; Gwi-Ryung Hong, PhD, RN; Barry DeCicco, MS; Cathy Antonakos, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(3):171-177

The Role of Self-Transcendence: A Missing Variable in the Pursuit of Successful Aging?

Valerie Lander McCarthy, PhD, RN; Jiying Ling, MS; Robert M. Carini, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(3):178-186

Risk Factors Associated with Malnutrition in Older Adults Living in Italian Nursing Homes: A Cross-Sectional Study

Carla Papparotto, MSN, BNS, RN; Ettore Bidoli, ScD; Alvisa Palese, MSN, BNS, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(3):187-197

Utilization of a Benchmarking Database to Inform NICHE Implementation

Elizabeth Capezuti, PhD, RN, FAAN; Marie P. Boltz, PhD, RN, GNP-BC; Joseph Shuluk, BA; Lana Denysyk, BS; Julianna Petra Brouwer, BA; Marie-Claire Roberts, PhD, RN; Victoria Vaughan Dickson, PhD, RN, FAHA; Daniel D. Cline, PhD, RN; Laura M. Wagner, PhD, RN; Susan Fairchild, PhD, MPH; Hongsoo Kim, PhD, MPH, RN; Michelle Secic, MS

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(3):198-208

State of the Science

Use of the Geriatric Institutional Assessment Profile: An Integrative Review

João Paulo de Almeida Tavares, MSc, RN; Alcione Leite da Silva, PhD, MNSc, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2013;6(3):209-220

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