Geriatric Nursing

(The median citation count of Geriatric Nursing is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Life in lockdown: Social isolation, loneliness and quality of life in the elderly during the COVID-19 pandemic: A scoping review146
Reactions to COVID-19, information and technology use, and social connectedness among older adults with pre-frailty and frailty83
Review of outcome measures in PARO robot intervention studies for dementia care56
A systematic review on implementation of person-centered care interventions for older people in out-of-hospital settings47
Self-care needs and practices for the older adult caregiver: An integrative review47
Exercise interventions for improving physical function, daily living activities and quality of life in community-dwelling frail older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized contro45
Social media usage, social support, intergenerational relationships, and depressive symptoms among older adults45
Nursing home staff perceptions of challenges and coping strategies during COVID-19 pandemic in China39
Effectiveness of online dementia caregivers training programs: A systematic review36
Effects of Chinese square dancing on older adults with mild cognitive impairment35
The relationship between filial piety and caregiver burden among adult children: A systematic review and meta-analysis34
Teleassistance for frail elderly people: A usability and customer satisfaction study33
Relationship of social support and health-related quality of life among migrant older adults: The mediating role of psychological resilience31
Sleep quality, depression and frailty among Chinese community-dwelling older adults29
The effect of PARO robotic seals for hospitalized patients with dementia: A feasibility study28
The effects of fear of COVID-19, loneliness, and resilience on the quality of life in older adults living in a nursing home28
A personalized behavioral intervention implementing mHealth technologies for older adults: A pilot feasibility study27
Health literacy, social support, and care ability for caregivers of dementia patients: Structural equation modeling26
Dementia as a mortality predictor among older adults with COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis of observational study23
Transitional care from hospital to home for frail older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis23
Reflections from the “Forgotten Front Line”: A qualitative study of factors affecting wellbeing among long-term care workers in New York City during the COVID-19 pandemic22
Predictive value of intrinsic capacity on adverse outcomes among community-dwelling older adults22
Promotion of mobility among hospitalised older adults: An exploratory study on perceptions of patients, carers and nurses21
Family participation in the care of older adult patients admitted to the intensive care unit: A scoping review21
Effectiveness of reminiscence therapy in reducing agitation and depression and improving quality of life and cognition in long-term care residents with dementia: A systematic review and meta-analysis21
Trends in COVID-19 cases, deaths, and staffing shortages in US nursing homes by rural and urban status21
Relationships between physical activity, social isolation, and depression among older adults during COVID-19: A path analysis21
Barriers and facilitators of oral health care experienced by nursing home staff20
Physical activity and predictors of loneliness in community-dwelling older adults: The role of social connectedness20
Frailty as a mortality predictor in older adults with COVID-19: A systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies20
Strategies to engage people with dementia and their informal caregivers in dyadic intervention: A scoping review20
Older patients’ perception of engagement in functional self-care during hospitalization: A qualitative study19
Associations between functional fitness and walking speed in older adults19
Telehealth: Opportunities in geriatric patient care during COVID-1919
The association of increasing resilience with positive health outcomes among older adults19
Person-centered dementia care in acute hospital wards—The influence of staff knowledge and attitudes18
Physical activity interventions to improve the quality of life of older adults living in residential care facilities: a systematic review18
The association of collaboration between family caregivers and nurses in the hospital and their preparedness for caregiving at home18
Models of care that avoid or improve transitions to hospital services for residential aged care facility residents: An integrative review18
Prevalence and correlates of bone and joint diseases and its association with falls among older adults in India: Evidence from LASI, 2017–1818
Perceptions of health and well-being among older adult caregivers: Comparisons of current caregivers with former and never caregivers18
Vitamin C and coronavirus18
Experiences of long-term care and supportive living residents and families during the COVID-19 pandemic: “It's a lot different for us than it is for the average Joe”17
Perceptions and experiences of person-centered care among nurses and nurse aides in long term residential care facilities: A systematic review of qualitative studies17
Influence of social interaction on behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia over 1 year among long-term care facility residents17
The impact of internal locus of control on healthcare utilization, expenditures, and health status across older adult income levels17
Effects of oral nutrition supplements in persons with dementia: A systematic review17
Sleep disturbance mediates the relationship between depressive symptoms and cognitive function in older adults with mild cognitive impairment16
Frailty among older people in a community setting in China16
Perceived unmet needs for community-based long-term care services among urban older adults: A cross sectional study16
Application of light therapy in older adults with cognitive impairment: A systematic review15
Mediating role of psychological capital in the relationship between social support and treatment burden among older patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease15
Effects of registered nurse staffing on quality of care and resident outcomes in nursing homes15
The effects of insomnia on older adults’ quality of life and daily functioning: A mixed-methods study15
Internet health information education for older adults: A pilot study15
Fear of coronavirus and health literacy levels of older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic15
Age differences in the relationship between frailty and depression among community-dwelling older adults15
Factors associated with fear of falling among frail older adults15
Reference value for the TUGT in healthy older people: A systematic review and meta-analysis14
The association between obesity and chronic pain among community-dwelling older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis14
Assessing acceptability and patient experience of a behavioral lifestyle intervention using fitbit technology in older adults to manage type 2 diabetes amid COVID-19 pandemic: A focus group study14
Effects of expressive arts therapy in older adults with mild cognitive impairment: A pilot study14
Use of robots to encourage social engagement between older adults14
Comparison of 6 frailty screening tools in diagnostic properties among Chinese community-dwelling older people14
Factors influencing self-management in Parkinson's disease: A cross-sectional study14
Effect of a group music intervention on cognitive function and mental health outcomes among nursing home residents: A randomized controlled pilot study14
Effects of social support on frailty trajectory classes among community-dwelling older adults: The mediating role of depressive symptoms and physical activity13
Effects of non-facilitated meaningful activities for people with dementia in long-term care facilities: A systematic review13
Effects of tai chi and Qigong on cognition in neurological disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis13
Validation of the Chinese version of the Life-Space Assessment in community-dwelling older adults13
Cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric properties of the Groningen Frailty Indicator (GFI) among Chinese community-dwelling older adults13
Physical exercise and fall prevention: A systematic review and meta-analysis of experimental studies included in Cochrane reviews13
Poor self-perceived health is associated with frailty and prefrailty in urban living older adults: A cross-sectional analysis12
Effects of auricular acupressure on depression and anxiety in older adult residents of long-term care institutions: A randomized clinical trial12
Prevalence, risk factors, and outcomes of subsyndromal delirium in older adults in hospital or long-term care settings: A systematic review and meta-analysis12
The aging veteran population: Promoting awareness to influence best practices12
Impacts of dance on agitation and anxiety among persons living with dementia: An integrative review12
The additive impact of multiple psychosocial protective factors on selected health outcomes among older adults12
Effects of social isolation on a long-term care resident with dementia and depression during the COVID-19 pandemic12
How smart medication systems are used to support older people's drug regimens: A systematic literature review12
Social participation and depressive symptoms among older adults during the Covid-19 pandemic in Serbia: A cross-sectional study12
Associations between nurse–patient interaction and loneliness among cognitively intact nursing home residents – a questionnaire survey11
Older adults' use of patient portals: Experiences, challenges, and suggestions shared through discussion board forums11
Effectiveness of cognitive stimulation therapy (CST) on cognition, quality of life and neuropsychiatric symptoms for patients living with dementia: A meta-analysis11
Infection prevention and control in nursing homes during COVID-19: An environmental scan11
Health workers perception on telemedicine in management of neuropsychiatric symptoms in long-term care facilities: Two years follow-up11
Exploring facilitators and barriers to using a person centered care intervention in a nursing home setting11
Impact of worries associated with COVID-19 on diabetes-related psychological symptoms in older adults with Type 2 diabetes11
Covid-19 lessons learned from the voices of our geriatric nurses: Leadership, resilience, and heroism11
Caregiver self-efficacy improves following complex care training: Results from the Learning Skills Together pilot study11
The impact of COVID-19 on older adults: Results from an annual survey11
The effect of the group-based Otago exercise program on frailty among nursing home older adults with cognitive impairment11
Perceived social support, resilience and health self-efficacy among migrant older adults: A moderated mediation analysis11
Effectiveness of the PROMUFRA program in pre-frail, community-dwelling older people: A randomized controlled trial11
Effects of Physical Activity Programs on Health Outcomes of Family Caregivers of Older Adults with Chronic Diseases: A Systematic Review11
Optimism and subjective well-being in nursing home older adults: The mediating roles of gratitude and social support10
The use of cluster analysis to identify different burnout profiles among nurses and care assistants for older adults10
An observational study of older patients' experiences of involvement in discharge planning10
Certified nursing assistants’ experiences with self-compassion training in the nursing home setting10
Implementation effectiveness of psychosocial and environmental care practices in assisted living10
The outcomes of nurse practitioner (NP)-Provided home visits: A systematic review10
Behavioural activation for family dementia caregivers: A systematic review and meta-analysis10
Unmet needs and health-related quality of life of dementia family caregivers transitioning from home to long-term care: A scoping review10
Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Chinese version of the loneliness scale for older adults10
The association between physical activity and risk of falling in older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies10
Factors associated with the risk for falls in PACE participants10
Limitation on activities of daily living, depressive symptoms and suicidal ideation among nursing home residents: The moderating role of resilience10
Uses of reminiscence intervention to address the behavioral and psychosocial problems associated with dementia: An integrative review10
Exploring dementia family caregivers’ everyday use and appraisal of technological supports10
Fidelity and sustainability of Mouth Care Without a Battle and lessons for other innovations in care10
Impact of COVID-19 on the Mental Health and Distress of Community-Dwelling Older Adults9
Validation of the 3-minute diagnostic interview for CAM-defined Delirium in Chinese older adults9
Validation of the short falls efficacy scale-international for Taiwanese community-dwelling older adults: Associations with fall history, physical frailty, and quality of life9
Embarrassment experienced by older adults in relation to accidental falls: A concept analysis9
Exploring experiences of family caregivers for older adults with chronic illness: A scoping review9
Effectiveness of a community-based integrated service model for older adults living alone: A nonrandomized prospective study9
Older adults experiences with ambulation during a hospital stay: A qualitative study9
Drug modification by nurses in Norwegian nursing homes: A cross-sectional study9
Involvement, worries and loneliness of family caregivers of people with dementia during the COVID-19 visitor ban in long-term care facilities9
Training hospital inpatient nursing to know (THINK) delirium: A nursing educational program9
Mental health of homebound older adults in China9
The association of pain locus of control with pain outcomes among older adults9
A home-based exercise program focused on proprioception to reduce falls in frail and pre-frail community-dwelling older adults9
Non-pharmacological interventions to improve constipation amongst older adults in long-term care settings: A systematic review of randomised controlled trials9
Patterns of intrinsic capacity among community-dwelling older adults: Identification by latent class analysis and association with one-year adverse outcomes9
Instruments to measure quality of life in institutionalised older adults: Systematic review9
Nursing assistants and resident satisfaction in long-term care: A systematic review9
Portable EEG monitoring for older adults with dementia and chronic pain - A feasibility study9
Adapting to chronic pain: A focused ethnography of black older adults9
Older medical patients’ experiences with mobility during hospitalization and the WALK-Copenhagen (WALK-Cph) intervention: A qualitative study in Denmark9
Can the Paro be my Buddy? Meaningful experiences from the perspectives of older adults8
Probiotic intervention benefits multiple neural behaviors in older adults with mild cognitive impairment8
Effects of music interventions on sleep in older adults: A systematic review8
A systematic review of interventions to improve acute hospital care for people with dementia8
Permanent transition of homecare recipients with dementia to nursing homes in New York State: Risk factors8
The effect of group-based Otago exercise program on fear of falling and physical function among older adults living in nursing homes: A pilot trial8
Social support as a moderator of physical disability and mental health in older Vietnamese immigrants in the U.S.: Results from the Vietnamese aging and care survey (VACS)8
Physical, motivational and environmental factors influencing physical activity promotion during hospitalization: Older patients’ perspective8
Modifiable factors associated with anxiety in persons with dementia: An integrative review8
Fatigue in community-dwelling older adults: A review of definitions, measures, and related factors8
Functional disability mediates the relationship between pain and depression among community-dwelling older adults: Age and sex as moderators8
Prevention and reduction of involuntary treatment at home: A feasibility study of the PRITAH intervention8
Patient Activation and its Predictors in Hospitalized Older Adults in Singapore8
Trust of Nursing Home Staff Caring for Residents with Advanced Dementia: A Qualitative Descriptive Study of Family Caregivers’ Perspectives8
Factors associated with frailty transition at different follow-up intervals: A scoping review8
Validity and reliability of the Korean version of the world health organization quality of life instrument-older adults module8
Feasibility of Tele-Prompt: A tablet-based prompted voiding intervention to support informal caregivers of older adults with urinary incontinence7
The psychological effects of water-based exercise in older adults: An integrative review7
Distinct clusters of older adults with common neuropsychological symptoms: Findings from the National Health and Aging Trends Study7
Detecting dementia among older, ethnically diverse residents of rural subsidized housing7
Heart-focused breathing and perceptions of burden in Alzheimer's caregivers: An online randomized controlled pilot study7
Nurses’ perception towards care robots and their work experience with socially assistive technology during COVID-19: A qualitative study7
Coping and adaptation to dementia family caregiving: A pilot study7
Prevalence of sarcopenia in Parkinson's disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis7
Older adults’ social network and support and its association with physical activity7
Comorbidities predict 30-day hospital mortality of older adults with COVID-197
Relationships of leisure social support and flow with loneliness among nursing home residents during the COVID-19 pandemic: An age-based moderating model7
Factors associated with signs of aspiration in older adults: A prospective study7
Fear of contamination among older adults in the post-COVID-19 era7
Effects of physical activity interventions on executive function in older adults with dementia: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials7
Factors predicting episodic memory changes in older adults with subjective cognitive decline: A longitudinal observational study7
The association between nutritional status, advanced activities of daily living, and cognitive function among Brazilian older adults living in care homes7
Factors associated with nutrition risk among community-dwelling older adults in Thailand7
Unmet health needs and associated factors among 1727 rural community-dwelling older adults: A cross-sectional study7
Postural effect on gait characteristics by using rolling walkers7
COVID outbreak after the 1st dose of COVID vaccine among the nursing home residents: What happened?7
Effects of mindfulness in patients with mild cognitive impairment with insomnia: A double-blind randomized controlled trial7
Caring self-efficacy of direct care workers in residential aged care settings: A mixed methods scoping review7
Loss of benefits after cessation of exercise interventions in nursing home residents: randomized controlled trial follow-up7
The moderating effect of place attachment on the relationship between economic status and well-being among the older adults in Japan7
Relationship between frailty and cognitive decline in Chinese older patients with Alzheimer's disease: The mediating role of social contact7
Exploring the meaning of quality of life for assisted living residents: A photo-elicitation study7
Factors associated with successful aging in Brazilian community-dwelling older adults: When physical health is not enough7
Person-centered care practices in nursing homes: Staff perceptions and the organizational environment7
Relationships among social support, self-efficacy, and patient activation in community-dwelling older adults living with coronary heart disease: A cross-sectional study7
A feasibility study of Dreampad™ on sleep, wandering and agitated behaviors in people living with dementia7
Factors influencing depression in primary caregivers of patients with dementia in China: A cross-sectional study7
Mealtime nonverbal behaviors in nursing home staff and residents with dementia: Behavioral analyses of videotaped observations7
Patients’ and caregivers’ perspectives in determining discharge readiness from home health7
Changes in actual daily physical activity and patient-reported outcomes up to 2 years after total knee arthroplasty with arthritis7
Immigrants and dementia: Literature update7
Independent associations between sleep duration, gamma gap, and cognitive function among older adults: Results from the NHANES 2013-20147
The effect of physical and social isolation due to the COVID-19 pandemic on the incidence of hip fractures among senior citizens6
Effects of animal-assisted interventions for people with dementia: A systematic review and meta-analysis6
Coping and healthcare utilization in LGBTQ older adults: A systematic review6
Association of body mass index and waist circumference with falls in Chinese older adults6
Back pain and treatment seeking among community-dwelling older adults: Findings from a population-based survey6
Effect of mobile health intervention for self-management on self-efficacy, motor and non-motor symptoms, self-management, and quality of life in people with Parkinson's disease: Randomized controlled 6
Social withdrawal in Parkinson's disease: A scoping review6
Relying on myself: The lived experience of being at risk for falling in the hospital among older adults6
A multidisciplinary Telehealth approach for community dwelling older adults6
Pain in persons with dementia and the direct and indirect impacts on caregiver burden6
Effects of olfactory stimulation on cognitive function and behavior problems in older adults with dementia: A systematic literature review6
Implementing Geographic Information Systems (GIS) into VHA Home Based Primary Care6
Caregiver outcomes of a dementia care program6
Stressful events, depressive symptoms, and frailty associated to older adults’ survival and mortality6
A predictive model for identifying low medication adherence among older adults with hypertension: A classification and regression tree model6
Have changes in Internet use during the COVID-19 pandemic affected older adults’ self-rated health? A cross-sectional study of young-old and old-old populations in Korea6
Cross-sectional study of oral health care service, oral health beliefs and oral health care education of caregivers in nursing homes6
Older adults' experiences with a tablet-based self-management intervention for diabetes mellitus type II: A qualitative study6
A nurse practitioner led protocol to address polypharmacy in long-term care6
Pilot testing of Dual-task Zumba Gold (DTZ) for community-dwelling people with mild cognitive impairment: A mixed-methods study6
A person centered nursing care intervention on a medical surgical unit6
The effect of resistance training on sleep in Chinese older adults: A randomized controlled trial6
Four of a kind: Salient caregiver archetypes to better understand the psychosocial needs and behavioral patterns of dementia caregivers in Singapore6
“All I know is that there is a lot of discrimination”: Older African immigrants’ experiences of discrimination in the United States6
The association of physical activity with loneliness, social isolation, and selected psychological protective factors among older adults6
The effectiveness of a group-based Otago exercise program on physical function, frailty and health status in older nursing home residents: A systematic review and meta-analysis6
Relationships between frustration intolerance beliefs, cognitive emotion regulation strategies and burnout among geriatric nurses and care assistants6
Depression and quality of life in older adults with pneumoconiosis: The mediating role of death anxiety6
What nursing home environment can maximise eating independence among residents with cognitive impairment? Findings from a secondary analysis6
Effects of nurse-led square dancing on older patients with mild cognitive impairment combined with depressive symptoms: A pilot study6
Prevalence and predictors of continence containment products and catheter use in an acute hospital: A cross-sectional study6
The new role of nursing in digital inclusion: Reflections on smartphone use and willingness to increase digital skills among Chinese older adults6
How much time in sedentary behavior is associated with probable sarcopenia in older adults?6
Facilitating the use of personal safety alerting device with older adults: The views, experiences and roles of relatives and health care professionals5
Feasibility of an online cognitive behavioral therapy program to improve insomnia, mood, and quality of life in bereaved adults ages 55 and older5
The impact of COVID-19 in an assisted living community5
Caregiving experiences of older family caregivers of persons with heart failure: A mixed methods study5
Anxiety and depression moderate the relationship between quality of life and self-care in patients with heart failure5
“Longing to be independent again” – A qualitative study on older adults’ experiences of life after hospitalization5
Effectiveness of an Acute Care for Elders unit at a long-term care facility for frail older patients with COVID-195
Caregiving stress among family caregivers of older adults living with disabilities in China5
Telehealth applications used for self-efficacy levels of family caregivers for individuals with dementia: A systematic review and Meta-analysis5
Factors for the change in frailty status during the COVID-19 pandemic: A prospective cohort study over six- and 12-month periods in Japan5
Life-space constriction in aging adults5
Warming needle moxibustion for Alzheimer's disease: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials5
Perceived role overload and physical symptom experience among caregivers of older adults: The moderating effect of social support5
The association between loneliness and sleep quality among older adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis5
Home-dwelling older adults’ experiences of living with both frailty and multimorbidity: A meta-ethnography5
Update: FDA approval of Biogen's aducanumab5
Psychological distress and resilience among italian healthcare workers of geriatric services during the COVID-19 pandemic5
The COVID-19 conundrum: Where both the virus and treatment contribute to delirium5
Back pain and heart failure in community-dwelling older adults: Findings from the Health ABC study5
Balance and functional mobility predict low bone mineral density among postmenopausal women undergoing recent menopause with osteoporosis, osteopenia, and normal bone mineral density: A cross-sectiona5
The emergency care model: A new paradigm for skilled nursing facilities5
A survey of nurses, physiotherapists and occupational therapists in mobility care and gait aid use for hospital patients with dementia5
Vitamin D and Coronavirus5
Frailty is associated with pain and cognitive function in older people in post-acute care settings5
Improving the assessment and documentation of patient mobility using a quality improvement framework5
Dietary diversity, diet quality, and oxidative stress in older adults5
Factors associated with kinesiophobia in Chinese older adults patients with osteoarthritis of the knee: A cross-sectional survey5
Burden of caregivers who care for oldest-old parents with disability: A cross-sectional study5
The mediating effect of self-efficacy on the relationship between diabetes self-management ability and patient activation in older adults with type 2 diabetes5
Beliefs about medication after hospital discharge in geriatric patients with polypharmacy5
The effect of single and dual-task balance exercises on balance performance in older adult patients with degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis: A randomized controlled trial5
Modifiable factors associated with behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia among patients residing at home: The impacts of patient, caregiver and environmental variables5
Perceptions of staff and family responsibility to provide hospitalized older adults with basic activities care and emotional support5
Nurses’ perceptions of self-management and self-management support of older patients during hospitalization5
Effects of oral health intervention strategies on cognition and microbiota alterations in patients with mild Alzheimer's disease: A randomized controlled trial5