Owner President / On behalf of Turkish League Against Rheumatism

Hatice BODUR, Ankara

Responsible Manager

Hatice BODUR, Ankara

Editor-in-Chief

Levent ÖZÇAKAR, Ankara

Associate Editors

George BRUYN, Netherlands
Ke-Vin CHANG, Taiwan
Erkan DEMİRKAYA, Ankara
Murat KARA, Ankara
Meltem Alkan MELİKOĞLU, Erzurum

Editorial Secretary

Timur EKİZ, Kahramanmaraş

Past Editors

Tansu ARASIL
Hami KOÇAŞ
Peyman YALÇIN
F. Deniz EVCİK

Biostatistical Consultants

Can ATEŞ, Ankara
Beyza DOĞANAY, Ankara
Erdem KARABULUT, Ankara
Umut ÖZBEK, Ankara
Pınar ÖZDEMİR, Ankara
Derya ÖZTUNA, Ankara
Yasemin YAVUZ, Ankara

English Consultant

Esra Çetintaş Sönmez, İstanbul

Editorial Board

Roy ALTMAN, USA
Paul A. BACON, UK
Tamas BENDER, Hungary
Murat BİRTANE, Edirne, Turkey
Hatice BODUR, Ankara, Turkey
Stefano BOMBARDIERI, Italy
Maxime BREBAN, France
Bülent BÜTÜN, Antalya, Turkey
Fernando CAVALCANTI, Brasil
Eduardo COLLANTES-ESTÉVEZ, Spain
Laszlo CZIRJAK, Hungary
Haşim ÇAKIRBAY, Ankara, Turkey
Atul DEODHAR, USA
Tuncay DURUÖZ, İstanbul, Turkey
Franco FRANCHIGNONI, Italy
Armen Yuri GASPARYAN, UK
Steffen GAY, Switzerland
Sami HİZMETLİ, Sivas, Turkey
Kassim JAVAID, UK
Mohamed KAMEL, USA
Peter KORNAAT, Netherlands
Jens Gert KUIPERS, Germany
Robert LAHITA, USA
Ulf MÜLER-LADNER, Germany
Kemal NAS, Sakarya, Turkey
Zeynep Birsin ÖZÇAKAR, Ankara, Turkey
Tuulikki SOKKA, Finland
Hatice UĞURLU, Konya, Turkey
Fatoş YALÇINKAYA, Ankara, Turkey