Aims and Scope
The Archives of Rheumatology is an official journal of the Turkish League Against Rheumatism (TLAR) and is published quarterly in March, June, September and November. The target audience of the Archives of Rheumatology includes physiatrists, internists, rheumatologists and primary care physicians interested in rheumatology practice. It publishes original work on all aspects of rheumatology and disorders of connective tissue. The aim of the Archives of Rheumatology is to publish high quality original research articles. In addition to research articles, brief reports, reviews, editorials, letters to the editor and case presentations are also published. It is an independent peer-reviewed international Journal printed in English. Manuscripts are refereed in accordance with a "double-blind peer reviewed" process for both referees and authors.
Editorial Board of the Archives of Rheumatology works under the principles of The World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), the International Council of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), and Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).