The most successful journal in the field of rheumatology, the present and the future. Professor Josef Smolen (University of Vienna, Austria) introduces his ideas for Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, as he takes over as the editor-in-chief.
ARD, the official journal of EULAR, covers all aspects of rheumatology from the spectrum of musculoskeletal conditions to arthritic disease and connective tissue disorders. The journal publishes basic, clinical, and translational scientific research. Concise scientific communication is encouraged and peer-reviewed proceedings of international meetings are featured. http://ard.bmj.com/