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
  • September/October 2018
  • Volume 11 · Issue 5

Research in Gerontological Nursing: How Are We Doing?

Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2018;11(5):227-229

Empirical Research

Progress and Changes in Gerontological Nursing Research in the Midwest: A Review

Helen W. Lach, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN; Phyllis Gaspar, PhD, RN, FGSA

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2018;11(5):231-237


Psychosocial Factors Associated With Reduced Muscle Mass, Strength, and Function in Residential Care Apartment Complex Residents

Murad H. Taani, PhD, MPH, RN; Ellen Siglinsky, BS; Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA; Bjoern Buehring, MD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2018;11(5):238-248

African American Older Adults' Perceived Use of Technology for Hypertension Self-Management

Carolyn Harmon Still, PhD, MSM, AGPCNP-BC, CCRP; Lenette M. Jones, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC; Karen O. Moss, PhD, RN, CNL; Mary Variath, RN, MSN; Kathy D. Wright, PhD, RN, GCNS-BC, PMHCNS-BC

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2018;11(5):249-256

Effects of Pain and Sleep Quality on Falls Among Nursing Home Residents in Turkey

Hulya Kulakci Altintas, PhD, BSN; Gülbahar Korkmaz Aslan, PhD, BSN; Nuriye Yıldırım Sısman, PhD, BSN; Makbule Tokur Kesgin, PhD, BSN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2018;11(5):257-264

State of the Science

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Older Adults and Mainstream Long-Term Care Facilities: Integrative Review of Views and Experiences

Jed Montayre, PhD, RN; Jasmine Montayre, RN, CertTchg; Sandra Thaggard, PhD, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2018;11(5):265-276

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