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September 2020| Vol 15| Issue 3


Journal metrics: Different from author metrics

Communication in Science is as important as the scientific discovery itself. Advances in the internet has resulted in easier communication and dissemination of scientific work. This also means that ...


The true meaning of plagiarism

Plagiarism is the presentation of another person's intellectual property as one's own. It is not just limited to copying text verbatim but also includes paraphrased text, methods, graphics, ...


Platelet-rich plasma therapy for knee osteoarthritis: The jury is still out

Symptomatic knee osteoarthritis (KOA) affects 6%–15% of people above 50 years of age and is considered as one of the top ten causes of disability in the world.[1] Currently, there are ...


Blaming the peer reviewer: Don't shoot the messenger!!

The coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) pandemic has brought into focus realities in scientific publishing, with a perceived pressure to rapidly share and publish relevant information also resulting i...

Original Article

Comparison of intra articular autologous platelet-rich plasma with steroids in osteoarthritis knee: Experience from a North Indian tertiary care center

Background: Intra-articular (IA) platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a promising treatment option for knee osteoarthritis (OA). It accelerates the process of healing, ligament repair, cartilage reg...

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The Indian Journal of Rheumatology (IJR, formerly, Journal of Indian Rheumatology Association) is the official, peer-reviewed publication of the Indian Rheumatology Association. The Journal is published quarterly (March, June, September, December i.e. 4 issues along with two supplements in November and December every year) by Wolters Kluwer. It is indexed in Scopus and Indmed. It is circulated to all bonafide members of IRA and subscribers.

Thank You Reviewers!

The Editor would like to thank all the reviewers of the Indian Journal of Rheumatology, for generously giving their time and efforts in assessing the manuscripts submitted to the journal.

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Features of Manuscript Management System

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility through open access
  • Higher impact
  • Prompt review

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
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The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, Emerging Sources Citation Index, IndMed, Scimago Journal Ranking, SCOPUS, Web of Science