Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases (ARD)
Editor: Tore K Kvien, Oslo, Norway
Since 2000, the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases (ARD) has been the official scientific publication of EULAR. First published in 1939, the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases features original work each month on all aspects of rheumatology. The main focus is on original research articles, which can be submitted as concise or extended reports. The following categories of papers are published: editorials, viewpoint articles, recommendations, criteria, reviews, clinical/epidemiological and basic/translational research articles as well as letters. Case reports are rarely accepted for publication.Comments referring to previous publications in ARD should be submitted as eLetters; not all eLetters will be published.
The Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases currently holds an impact
No. 1 journal in rheumatology
The EULAR journal has once more managed to retain its number one position in Rheumatology with an impact factor of 8.727.