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  • Clinical rheumatology
  • Epidemiology and public health
  • Pre-clinical and translational science

Aims and scope

BMC Rheumatology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers pre-clinical, translational and clinical articles on all aspects of the prevention, treatment and management of rheumatic diseases, related systemic and inflammatory conditions and associated co-morbidities, as well as epidemiology, education, pathophysiology, genetics, and drug development.


James Mockridge, BioMed Central

Section Editors

Alessia Alunno, University of Perugia

Susan Goodman, New York

Edward Roddy, Keele University

BMC Rheumatology: a new platform for your rheumatology research

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