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
  • March/April 2014
  • Volume 7 · Issue 2
Guest Editorial

IOM Future of Nursing Report: Implications for Gerontological Nursing Science

Heather M. Young, PhD, RN, FAAN; Casey R. Shillam, PhD, RN-BC; Susan C. Reinhard, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2014;7(2):54-55

Focus on Methods

Biobehavioral Measures as Outcomes: A Cautionary Tale

Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Diana Lynn Woods, PhD, RN, APRN-BC, FGSA; Elizabeth C. Devine, PhD, RN; Brent R. Logan, PhD; Hershel Raff, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2014;7(2):56-65

Empirical Research

Cascade Iatrogenesis: A Case-Control Study to Detect Postoperative Respiratory Failure in Hospitalized Older Adults

Deirdre K. Thornlow, PhD, RN; Eugene Oddone, MD, MHSc; Ruth Anderson, PhD, RN, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2014;7(2):66-77


The Theory of Compromised Eating Behavior

Ellen Furman, PhD, RN, GCNS-BC

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2014;7(2):78-86

State of the Science

The Effect of Programs to Improve Oral Hygiene Outcomes for Older Residents in Long-Term Care: A Systematic Review

Esther Coker, MScN, MSc, RN; Jenny Ploeg, PhD, RN; Sharon Kaasalainen, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2014;7(2):87-100

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