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Welcome to the World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (WJGEWorld J Gastrointest Endosc) is a high-quality, online, open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Baishideng Publishing Group. WJGE accepts both solicited and unsolicited manuscripts. Articles published in WJGE are high-quality, clinical and basic, influential research articles by established academic authors as well as new researchers. The paramount objective of WJGE is to showcase and promote distinguished research in the field of gastrointestinal endoscopy, to help advance development of this field. The types of articles published in WJGE include Editorial, Opinion Review, Frontier, Review, Minireview, Clinical Research, Basic Study, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >>

2024 Published Issues
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  • JooYoung Cho, MD, PhD, Chairman, Director, Full Professor, Senior Editor, (E-mail: cjy6695@naver.com) Digestive Disease Center, Gangnam CHA University Hospital, Seoul 06135, South Korea
  • Bing Hu, MD, Professor, (E-mail: hubingnj@163.com) Department of Gastroenterology, Endoscopy Center, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan Province, China
  • Anastasios Koulaouzidis, MD, PhD, Professor, (E-mail: akoulaouzidis@hotmail.com) Department of Social Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin EH16 4SA, Poland
  • Sang Chul Lee, MD, PhD, Chief Doctor, Doctor, Full Professor, Professor, Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist, (E-mail: zambo9@catholic.ac.kr) Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of General Surgery, Catholic University of Korea, Daejeon St. Mary's Hospital, Daejeon 34943, South Korea
The WJGE is now abstracted and indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI, Web of Science), PubMed, PubMed Central, Reference Citation Analysis, China Science and Technology Journal Database, and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2024 edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2023 journal impact factor (JIF) for WJGE as 1.4; JIF without journal self cites: 1.4; 5-year JIF: 1.7; JIF Rank: 111/143 in gastroenterology and hepatology; JIF Quartile: Q4; and 5-year JIF Quartile: Q4.
1948-5190 (online)
Dushyant Singh Dahiya, Ganesh Kumar, Syeda Parsa, Manesh Kumar Gangwani, Hassam Ali, Amir Humza Sohail, Saqr Alsakarneh, Umar Hayat, Sheza Malik, Yash R Shah, Bhanu Siva Mohan Pinnam, Sahib Singh, Islam Mohamed, Adishwar Rao, Saurabh Chandan, Mohammad Al-Haddad 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 16(7):385-395. Published online Jul 16, 2024. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v16.i7.385
Retrospective Study
Yan Jiang, Raul Vazquez-Reyes, Afrin Kamal, Thomas Zikos, George Triadafilopoulos, John O Clarke 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 16(7):396-405. Published online Jul 16, 2024. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v16.i7.396
Clinical Trials Study
Saqib Walayat, Peter Stadmeyer, Azfar Hameed, Minahil Sarfaraz, Paul Estrada, Mark Benson, Anurag Soni, Patrick Pfau, Paul Hayes, Brittney Kile, Toni Cruz, Deepak Gopal 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 16(7):413-423. Published online Jul 16, 2024. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v16.i7.413
Observational Study
Case Report