Editorial office of the journal Reumatologia


Editor in-Chief
Eugeniusz J. Kucharz

Deputy editor in-chief/ Feature Editor
Maria Maślińska

Feature editors – basic sciences
Agnieszka Paradowska-Gorycka, Katarzyna Fischer

Statistics editors
Małgorzata Misztal, Paweł Żuchowski

Language Editors
Małgorzata Kowalska, Richard Ashcroft

Editor and Secretary of the editorial office
Irena Lisiewska, Agnieszka Urban-Tychmanowicz

International Editorial Board
Howard Amital (Tel-Hashomer, Israel)
Marek Brzosko (Szczecin, Poland)
Caterina de Carolis (Rome, Italy)
Ricard Cervera (Barcelona, Spain)
Hector Chinoy (Manchester, United Kingdom)
Maurizio Cutolo (Genova, Italy)
László Czirják (Pécs, Hungary)
Nemanja Damjanov (Belgrade, Serbia)
Anna Filipowicz-Sosnowska (Warsaw, Poland)
Frauke Förger (Bern, Switzerland)
Piotr Fudalej (Bern, Switzerland)
Armen Yuri Gasparyan (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
Piotr Głuszko (Warsaw, Poland)
Piotr Leszczyński (Poznan, Poland)
Maria Majdan (Lublin, Poland)
Paweł Małdyk (Warsaw, Poland)
Włodzimierz Maśliński (Warsaw, Poland)
Karel Pavelka (Prague, Czech Republic)
Carlo Perricone (Rome, Italy)
Mariusz Puszczewicz (Poznan, Poland)
Lidia Rutkowska-Sak (Warsaw, Poland)
Włodzimierz Samborski (Poznan, Poland)
Yehuda Shoenfeld (Tel-Hashomer, Israel)
Josef Smolen (Vienna, Austria)
Elżbieta Smolewska (Lodz, Poland)
Anatol Święcicki (Kiev, Ukraine)
Angela Tincani (Brescia, Italy)
Witold Tłustochowicz (Warsaw, Poland)
Marek Tombarkiewicz (Warsaw, Poland)
Jiří Vencovsky (Prague, Czech Republic)
Piotr Wiland (Wroclaw, Poland)
Olena Zimba (Lviv, Ukraine)
Zbigniew Żuber (Cracow, Poland)

Honorary reviewers
Krystyna Bernacka (Białystok, Poland)
Henryka Brózik (Łódź, Poland)
Irena Fiedorowicz-Fabrycy (Szczecin, Poland)
Stanisław Luft (Warsaw, Poland)
Sławomir Maśliński (Warsaw, Poland)
Jacek Pazdur (Warsaw, Poland)
Katarzyna Rostropowicz-Denisiewicz (Warsaw, Poland)
Alicja Ryżewska (Warsaw, Poland)
Tadeusz Styczyński (Warsaw, Poland)

Leszek Szczepański (Lublin, Poland)
Jacek Szechiński (Wrocław, Poland)
Irena Zimmermann-Górska (Poznań, Poland)



Eleonora Reicher
National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
Spartańska street 1, 02-637 Warsaw
Editorial office phone/fax +48 22 646 06 65


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Rating of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education 20 points, IC 8,63 points


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