International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases
International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases is the official journal of the Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology and is published eight times per year. The Journal accepts original articles on clinical or experimental research pertinent to the rheumatic diseases, work on connective tissue diseases and other immune and allergic disorders. The acceptance criteria for all papers are the quality and originality of the research and its significance to our readership. Except where otherwise stated, manuscripts are peer reviewed by two anonymous reviewers and the Editor.
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Editor In Chief:
Professor James Cheng-Chung WEI
Chung Shan Medical University
Free online access to this journal is available within institutions in the developing world through the HINARI initiative with the World Health Organization (WHO).
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