Impact factor: 9.270*
*2013 Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition (Thomson Reuters, 2014)
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases (ARD) is an international peer-reviewed journal committed to promoting the highest standards of scientific exchange and education. It covers all aspects of rheumatology, which includes the spectrum of musculoskeletal conditions, arthritic disease, and connective tissue disorders. ARD publishes basic, clinical, and translational scientific research. Concise scientific communication is encouraged and peer-reviewed proceedings of international meetings are featured. ARD is the official journal of EULAR.
Impact Factor: 9.270 (Number 1 original research journal in the field of rheumatology)
In the news
Gout may lessen chances of developing Alzheimer’s disease, study finds 24% lower risk of Alzheimer’s disease amongst people with a history of gout
A EULAR working group of international young clinicians and researchers in rheumatology, EMEUNET communicates research and educational content and fosters collaboration. EMEUNET's Social Media Advisory Team are now working with ARD to promote the journal's key content to young rheumatologists.
Textbooks from EULAR
Recently published: The EULAR Textbook on Systemic Sclerosis is the most up to date textbook on scleroderma, written by experts from EULAR/EUSTAR.
Also available: The latest edition of the EULAR Textbook on Rheumatic Diseases, the most comprehensive textbook for rheumatologists.