New Medical Journal for 1958.
—The American Rheumatism Association announces the forthcoming publication of a new medical journal, Arthritis and Rheumatism, the official journal of the American Rheumatism Association. Grune & Stratton, Inc., New York, publishers of the journals, Blood, Circulation, Circulation Research, Clinical Research Proceedings, and Metabolism, have been chosen by the Association to publish this new journal, which will appear bimonthly, starting with the January-February issue of 1958. The publication committee of the Association is composed of Drs. Richard H. Freyberg, William H. Kammerer, John Lansbury, Charles Ragan, and Charles L. Short. Dr. William S. Clark will serve as Editor, and the remainder of the editorial board will be announced subsequently.The journal will cover the field of connective-tissue disorders, in particular rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, rheumatic fever, gout, the so-called "collagen diseases," and non-articular rheumatism. In their choice of original articles the editors hope to achieve an