EULAR Publications

In addition to the EULAR Textbook on Rheumatic Diseases, (1st edition launched at the EULAR Congress in Berlin 2012, 2nd edition launched at the EULAR Congress in Rome 2015), EULAR has published the EULAR Textbook on Systemic Sclerosis in 2013 and earlier had endorsed several books, which are relevant to the EULAR courses and EULAR online courses: Musculosceletal Ultrasound in Rheumatology and Atlas of Capillaroscopy in Rheumatic Diseases.

The list below provides a full overview of all EULAR Publications and their related courses, as well as links to the publisher page for ordering copies. Some textbooks also carry links to a dedicated page that lists references.

Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases (ARD) and RMD Open

The EULAR Journal, ARD, retains its number one position for original research in rheumatology with an impact factor of 12.​811. RMD Open is an online-only, EULAR Open Access journal, which aims to provide rapid publication of research. All articles are freely available to a global audience on a number of databases, with the copyright retained by the author. Sign up for email alerts published in RMD Open.

NEW: EULAR/PRES Textbook on Paediatric Rheumatology (To be published 2018)

This textbook is the result of joint efforts between EULAR and the Pediatric Rheumatology European Society (PRES). It is inspired by the EULAR Online Course on Pediatric Rheumatology. Written by leading European pediatric rheumatologists, the textbook offers an in-depth analysis of all aspects of this specialised area relating to rheumatic diseases in children and adolescents, as well as the impact of the diseases on the growing body. It also looks at the differential diagnosis of other pediatric disorders. This textbook is an essential reference for pediatricians, rheumatologists and all professionals involved in the care of children with rheumatic conditions. This Textbook will be available first during the Amsterdam Congress in June 2018.


EULAR Textbook on Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Rheumatology (2016)

This textbook aims to assist rheumatologists in the use of ultrasound to facilitate important diagnostic and therapeutic decisions. Based on the EULAR On-line Introductory Ultrasound Course and written by eminent experts in the field, it includes seven modules with highly illustrative images presented with explanations about the most relevant ultrasound findings.

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EULAR Textbook on Rheumatic Diseases (2nd edition, 2015)

Textbook_2015_web_small.jpgEach of the 50 chapters has been written by at least two dedicated experts in the field from two different European countries. The focus is on presenting (evidence-based) reviews on the treatment of musculoskeletal and autoimmune diseases, with a focus on modern educational goals and techniques. The EULAR Textbook found its origin in the successful EULAR On-line Course on Rheumatic Diseases.

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EULAR Textbook on Systemic Sclerosis

Textbook on Systemic SclerosisThis comprehensive textbook encompasses all aspects of scleroderma, from localised to systemic forms, and from pathophysiology to recent advances in evidence-based treatment. The 10 chapters deal with different organ systems and cover the management of particular conditions, including life-threatening situations and pregnancy. The content is based on the EULAR On-line course on Systemic Sclerosis.

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Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Rheumatology


Essential Applications of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Rheumatology assists  you in most effectively using musculoskeletal ultrasound to diagnose and monitor the progression of rheumatoid arthritis, vasculitis, and other rheumatic and soft tissue disorders.

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Atlas of Capillaroscopy in Rheumatic Diseases

Capillaroscopy.JPGThe Atlas of Capillaroscopy in Rheumatic Diseases is a modern, updated and  physiologically-based book, containing a large discussion of clinical cases. The reader will learn to understand the capillaroscopic findings that characterize the most important rheumatic diseases.

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EULAR Textbook on Rheumatic Diseases (1st edition, 2012)

Eular-2012-Book-cover-Perspective_small.jpgOut of print. Please see updated edition above.

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EULAR Compendium on Rheumatic Diseases

eular_compendium_small.jpgOut of print. Please see updated version above: EULAR Textbook on Rheumatic Diseases.

Additional web references and figures of the EULAR Compendium
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Related Information

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Additional notes: EULAR Textbook on Rheumatic Diseases

It is the intention of EULAR to publish new editions of this textbook at regular intervals, once every three years. Therefore comments from readers of this Textbook are very welcome ( and will be taken into account for the next edition.

Price of the EULAR Textbook on Rheumatic Diseases: EUR 155 plus shipment (EUR 30). Discounted Textbook price for low and middle income countries with GDP below 10'000US$: EUR116 plus shipment: Please refer to official list.