Impact factor: 9.111
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: 9.111 (Number 1 original research journal in the field of Rheumatology)
EULAR Online Course
EULAR's two year Online Course on Rheumatic Diseases offers a comprehensive introduction to and update on all aspects of rheumatology. The next course starts on 8th September and is now also available as an app.
Listen to Johannes Bijlsma, treasurer and education officer for EULAR, describe what he does within the organisation and talk about his role as associate editor for the journal in the first ever ARD podcast.
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.
ARD publishes summaries for patients and non-clinicians that clearly explain the findings and treatment implications arising from key research papers published in the journal. Written by BMJ's Best Health team, they are checked for accuracy and readability by the ARD editors and PARE.
Lupus Science & Medicine is a new open access journal edited by Jill Buyon and Ronald van Vollenhoven. Now welcoming submissions!