Journal abbreviation: International journal of rheumatic diseases

The abbreviation of the journal title "International journal of rheumatic diseases" is "Int. J. Rheum. Dis.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
InternationalInt.matches the stem "internation-"
journalJ.matches the word "journal"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
rheumaticRheum.matches the stem "rheumati-"
diseasesDis.matches the stem "disease-"

Abbreviation systems

Developed by the International Organization for Standardization, the ISO 4 abbreviation system provides a standardized way of abbreviating journal titles. This consistency enables researchers to efficiently identify and cite journals in their work.

The abbreviation of journal titles follows ISO (International Organization for Standardization) for an array of subjects, NLM (National Library of Medicine) for biomedical sciences, and CASSI (CAS Source Index) for chemistry and related disciplines.

About the journal

Full journal titleInternational journal of rheumatic diseases
AbbreviationInt. J. Rheum. Dis.
ISSN (print)1756-1841
ISSN (online)1756-185X
NLM catalog101474930

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