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
  • May/June 2017
  • Volume 10 · Issue 3

Approaches to Affective, Behavioral, and Cognitive Symptoms of Individuals with Dementia: A Thorny Issue and a Rose by Another Name

Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Ann Kolanowski, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Andrea Gilmore-Bykovskyi, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2017;10(3):102-105

Empirical Research

Depression in Family Caregivers of Mexican Descent: Exacerbated by Stress and Mitigated by Mutuality

Janice D. Crist, PhD, RN, FNGNA, FAAN; Alice Pasvogel, PhD, RN; Laura A. Szalacha, EdD; Brooke A. Finley, BSN, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2017;10(3):106-113

Iranian Nurses' Challenges in Caring for Older Adults: A Content Analysis Study

Haydeh Heidari, PhD; Marjan Mardani-Hamooleh, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2017;10(3):115-120

Instrument Development

Developing the Supporting Choice Observational Tool (SCOT): A Formative Assessment Tool to Assist Nursing Home Staff in Realizing Resident Choice

Jennifer A. Palmer, PhD, MS; Victoria A. Parker, DBA, EdM; James F. Burgess, PhD; Dan Berlowitz, MD, MPH; A. Lynn Snow, PhD; Susan L. Mitchell, MD, MPH; Christine W. Hartmann, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2017;10(3):129-138

State of the Science
Supplemental Data

Falls and Fall Prevention in Older Adults With Early-Stage Dementia: An Integrative Review

Helen W. Lach, PhD, CNL, FGSA, FAAN; Barbara E. Harrison, PhD, APRN, GNP-BC, FGSA; Sutthida Phongphanngam, PhD, APN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2017;10(3):139-148

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