Aims and Scope
Pediatric Rheumatology is an open access, peer-reviewed, online journal encompassing all aspects of clinical and basic research related to pediatric rheumatology and allied subjects.
The journal’s scope of diseases and syndromes include musculoskeletal pain syndromes, rheumatic fever and post-streptococcal syndromes, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, juvenile dermatomyositis, local and systemic scleroderma, Kawasaki disease, Henoch-Schonlein purpura and other vasculitides, sarcoidosis, inherited musculoskeletal syndromes, autoinflammatory syndromes, and others.
The Paediatric Rheumatology European Society (PRES) are providing financial support to aid any authors who require assistance with the article-processing charge (£1370/$2145/€1745). Authors would be charged a discounted cost of £350 payable for articles accepted for publication. If you do not have access to a funding source, please request the discounted article-processing charge during the submission process, by entering the code TC01278118 on the payment page.
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2017 Journal Metrics
57 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
54 days to first decision for all manuscripts
90 days from submission to acceptance
14 days from acceptance to publication
2.543 - 2-year Impact Factor
2.668 - 5-year Impact Factor
1.002 - Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
0.729 - SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)
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