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/August 2019
  • Volume 12 · Issue 4

Social Robots, Robotic Assistants, and Home Health Monitoring Devices: A Gerontological Research Perspective

Elizabeth A.G. Jensen, MSN, RN, RN-BC; Justin Smith, BSE; Christine R. Kovach, PhD, RN, FAAN, FGSA

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2019;12(4):163-166

Research Brief
Supplemental Data

Use of a Wearable Technology and Motivational Interviews to Improve Sleep in Older Adults With Osteoarthritis and Sleep Disturbance: A Pilot Study

Oleg Zaslavsky, PhD, MHA, RN; Hilaire J. Thompson, PhD, RN, FAAN; Susan M. McCurry, PhD; Carol A. Landis, PhD, RN, FAAN; Spyros Kitsiou, PhD; Teresa M. Ward, PhD, RN; Margaret M. Heitkemper, PhD, RN, FAAN; George Demiris, PhD

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2019;12(4):167-173

Empirical Research

Caregivers' Perceptions Managing Functional Needs Among Older Adults Receiving Post-Acute Home Health Care

Jo-Ana D. Chase, PhD, APRN-BC; David Russell, PhD; Meridith Rice, MSN, RN, CNL; Carmen Abbott, PhD, PT; Kathryn H. Bowles, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI; David R. Mehr, MD, MS

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2019;12(4):174-183

Supplemental Data

Transportation of Older Adults: Common Behaviors Interfering With Safety

Justine S. Sefcik, PhD, RN; Christine K. Bradway, PhD, RN, CRNP, FAAN; Pamela Z. Cacchione, PhD, CRNP, BC, FGSA, FAAN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2019;12(4):184-192

Reminiscence About Physical Activity: A Pilot Study to Reduce Pain in Older Adults

Juliette Shellman, PhD, APHN-BC; Deborah Dillon McDonald, PhD, RN; Joseph Ferraro, BS, RN; Erin Milner, BS, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2019;12(4):193-202

A Nurse-Led Cognitive Training Intervention for Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes

Heather E. Cuevas, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC; Alexa K. Stuifbergen, PhD, RN, FAAN; Sharon A. Brown, PhD, RN, FAAN; Catherine Ward, MSN, RN

Research in Gerontological Nursing. 2019;12(4):203-212

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