About the Journal

Clinical Rheumatology, published in partnership with ILAR, is an international fully indexed peer-reviewed publication with original clinical investigation and research in the field of rheumatology with an accent on clinical aspects at the postgraduate level.

The journal covers modern trends in clinical and experimental research, management and evaluation, and diagnostic and treatment procedures for inflammatory, immunologic, metabolic, genetic, and degenerative soft and hard connective tissue diseases.

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Carlos Pineda

As Editor-in-Chief, I will dedicate all my efforts to strengthen the ILAR’s mission and to promote greater recognition of the conditions that enable musculoskeletal health in all countries, especially those underdeveloped nations. I believe that Clinical Rheumatology is the ideal platform to do so by disseminating the latest scientific knowledge in the field of rheumatology.

Carlos Pineda • Editor in Chief (since 1/1/19)

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Clinical Rheumatology accepts manuscript submissions on a rolling basis. The international editorial team offers a rigorous yet swift review process, providing a first decision for submitted articles in approximately five weeks.