Editors

Editor-in-Chief
Armen Y. Gasparyan
University of Birmingham
Birmingham, UK

Associate Editors
Tatsuya Atsumi
Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine
Sapporo, Japan

Tsvetoslav Antonov Georgiev
Medical University of Sofia
Sofia, Bulgaria

Estibaliz Loza
Instituto de Salud Musculoesqueletica
Madrid, Spain

Durga P. Misra
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences
Lucknow, India

Olena Zimba
Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University
Lviv, Ukraine

Editorial Board
Amra Adrovic
Istanbul Universitesi Cerrahpasa Tip Fakultesi
Istanbul, Turkey

Gulseren Akyuz
Marmara University School of Medicine
Istanbul, Turkey

Christoph Baerwald
Universitatsklinikum Leipzig
Leipzig, Germany

Anastas Batalov
Medical University of Plovdiv
Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Ezgi Deniz Batu
Ankara Training and Research Hospital, University of Health Sciences
Ankara, Turkey

Jürgen Brunner
Medical University Innsbruck
Innsbruck, Austria

Ruben Burgos-Vargas
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Mexico City, Mexico

Juan Cañete
Intitut D'Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer
Barcelona, Spain

Ilke Coskun Benlidayi
Cukurova University, Faculty of Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department
Sarıçam/Adana, Turkey

Ljubinka Kiril Damjanovska-Krstikj
The Saints Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia

Rui V. Duarte
University of Liverpool, Liverpool Reviews and Implementation Group
Liverpool, UK

Eren Erken
Cukurova University
Adana, Turkey

María Jesús García de Yébenes
Instituto de Salud Musculoesqueletica
Madrid, Spain

Tamer A. Gheita
Cairo University, Faculty of Medicine, Rheumatology Department
Cairo, Egypt

Simeon Grazio
Zagreb University
Zagreb, Croatia

Luís Sousa Inês
Centro Hospitalar Universitário de Coimbra & Universidade da Beira Interior
Coimbra, Portugal

Mariana G. Ivanova
Medical University of Sofia, Clinic of Rheumatology
Sofia, Bulgaria

Ozgur Kasapcopur
Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical School
Istanbul, Turkey

Ali Reza Khabbazi
Tabriz University of Medical Sciences
Tabriz, Iran

Jerzy Konstantynowicz
University of Bialystok
Bialystok, Poland

Ina Kötter
Robert-Bosch Hospital
Stuttgart, Germany

Maria Maślińska
National Institute of Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation
Warsaw, Poland

Ulf Müller-Ladner
University Giessen
Gießen, Germany

Alexander Novikov
Loginow Moscow Clinical Scientific Center
Moscow, Russia

Diana Novikova
Nasonova Research Institute of Rheumatology
Moscow, Russia

Koichiro Ohmura
Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine
Kyoto, Japan

Carlos Pineda
The National Institute of Rehabilitation
Mexic City, Mexico

Dimitri Poddighe
Nazarbayev University School of Medicine
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan

Jose Antonio P. da Silva
Reumatologia, Hospitais da Universidade
Coimbra, Portugal

Lucía Silva-Fernández
Complexo Hospitalario Universitario de Ferrol
Ferrol, Spain

Sekib Sokolovic
University of Sarajevo
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Elena V. Tchetina
Nasonova Research Institute of Rheumatology
Russia

Marharyta Volkava
Belarusian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education
Minsk, Belarus

Tatjana Zekic
Clinical Hospital Centre Rijeka
Rijeka, Croatia

Editor Emeritus
E.M. Lemmel
Baden-Baden

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