RMD Open is an official journal of EULAR

RMD Open publishes high quality peer-reviewed original research covering the full spectrum of musculoskeletal disorders, rheumatism and connective tissue diseases, including osteoporosis, spine and rehabilitation. Clinical and epidemiological research, basic and translational medicine, interesting clinical cases, and smaller studies that add to the literature are all considered.

It is an online only Open Access journal that aims to provide rapid publication of research through a continuous publication model. All submitted content is subject to peer review prior to publication. Published work is free to read.

About RMD Open

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With only 13 days from acceptance to online publication, this really is the most recent research!

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The journal welcomes original research, reviews, clinical cases, editorials and viewpoint articles. 

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EULAR textbooks 

Just published: The EULAR Textbook on Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Rheumatology. If you missed your chance to buy a copy at the EULAR Congress, you can order online today.

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We are pleased to announce that RMD Open is now indexed in PubMed Central and articles are discoverable via PubMed.

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Meet the team

RMD Open has a prestigious editorial team, lead by Professor Bernard Combe from CHU Lapeyronie in France.

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