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dc.contributor.author Antunez MY en
dc.contributor.author Henry, Marcia en
dc.date.accessioned 2018-05-29T21:57:14Z
dc.date.available 2018-05-29T21:57:14Z
dc.date.issued 2016-12 en
dc.identifier.citation Health Information and Libraries Journal 33(4), 257-268. (2016) en
dc.identifier.issn 1471-1834 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10211.3/203265 en
dc.description.abstract Gerontological nursing is a highly interdisciplinary specialty. English-language bibliometric research is scarce. Objectives Study gerontological nursing literature to identify journals useful for nurses and researchers working with older adults, help librarians assist gerontological nursing authors to find publication outlets and make library collection decisions. Methods Using a combination of methods, the authors identified cited journals in the Journal of Gerontological Nursing (JGN) and Geriatric Nursing (GN) from 2008 to 2010 using part of the Nursing and Allied Health Resources ( NAHRS) Section protocol. A list was generated and compared to the results of an earlier unpublished NAHRS study and an earlier review article. A second list was developed following set criteria of bibliometric indicators and journal lists. Results Zone 1 showed 28 journals, and Zone 2 had 1472 titles. Zone 1 journals were examined further based on the inclusion of certain bibliometrics and journal lists. Discussion Providing insight into the complementary use comparative review and citation mapping, this study reports an increase in gerontological nursing research from 2008 to 2010 across a diverse group of highly cited journals. Conclusion A list of new journal titles is presented to aid collection development and suggestions of places to publish gerontological research. en
dc.format.extent 1471-1834 en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Wiley en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Health Information & Libraries Journal;
dc.relation.uri doi.org/10.1111/hir.12162 en
dc.rights copyright 2016 Healt Libraries Group en
dc.subject Bibliomentrics en
dc.subject Nursing en
dc.subject gerontology en
dc.subject Geriatrics en
dc.title A comparative review of gerontological nursing citation data en
dc.type Article en


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