ACR Congress 2019

The 2019 ACR/ARP Annual Meeting will be held on November 8-13 in Atlanta, Georgia. Many members of the ARD editorial team will be attending and speaking at the conference, and BMJ will have an exhibit stand – if you’re attending do drop by and talk to us!

In recognition of the event, we have made the following recent papers from the journal free to access until the end of 2019.

EULAR recommendations and criteria

Access the full list of EULAR papers, including recommendations, criteria and supporting systematic literature reviews, published in ARD and RMD Open.

Heroes and pillars of rheumatology


Lay summaries

Did you know that ARD produces lay summaries for selected research papers, as well as all EULAR recommendations? Written by a specialist medical writer and free to access online, these summaries synthesize the key points of the most important research articles and clinical guidelines to help health professionals, patients and carers keep up to date with the latest developments in the field.

Audio podcasts

ARD also produces free audio podcasts. Subscribe in all podcast platforms, including Apple PodcastsGoogle PodcastsStitcher and Spotify to hear interviews with authors and key opinion leaders about the latest developments in rheumatology.