Useful Links

The internet is a good source of information for health professionals about musculoskeletal diseases. The major Rheumatology journals are available online (most require a subscription), and there are good sites that serve as portals to the latest advances in the field. ARA Members can gain full access to some of these journals once logged in. To find out how to join the ARA click here.

International Rheumatology Organisations

There are many international rheumatology organisations. Links to some of these are provided below. These sites can be useful for rheumatologists and other health professionals with an interest in rheumatology as a source of meeting information, registration details, limited access to some journals (full access to some for ARA members), rheumatology updates including guidelines and patient information.

American College of Rheumatology (ACR)

Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology (APLAR)

British Society for Rheumatology (BSR)

Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA)

European Alliance of Associations for Rheumatology (EULAR)

Pan American League of Associations for Rheumatology (PANLAR)


Annals of Rheumatic Disease 
Arthritis-Research & Therapy
Arthritis & Rheumatology
Arthritis Care and Research 
Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology 
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 
Journal of Clinical Rheumatology
Journal of Scleroderma and Related Disorders
Medicine Today
Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 
Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology
The Journal of Rheumatology 


Australian Living Guidelines for the Pharmacological Management of Inflammatory Arthritis

Cochrane Musculoskeletal