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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, basic and clinical, 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, Basic Study, Clinical Research, Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, Evidence-based Medicine, Field of Vision, Clinical Guidelines, Letter to the Editor, and Case Report. Submit here >>

2022 Published Issues
11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Editors-in-Chief
  • Joo Young Cho, MD, PhD, Chairman, Director, Full Professor, Senior Editor, (E-mail: cjy6695@naver.com) Department of Gastroenterology, Cha Gangnam Medical Center, Cha University College of Medicine, Seoul 06135, South Korea
  • Bing Hu, MD, Professor, (E-mail: hubingnj@163.com) Department of Gastroenterology, 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
Indexing/Abstracting
The WJGE is now abstracted and indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science), PubMed, PubMed Central, Reference Citation Analysis, China National Knowledge Infrastructure, China Science and Technology Journal Database, and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2022 edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2021 Journal Citation Indicator (JCI) for WJGE as 0.33.
ISSN
1948-5190 (online)
Opinion Review
Minireviews
Retrospective Cohort Study
Retrospective Study
Osamu Toyoshima, Toshihiro Nishizawa, Shuntaro Yoshida, Tatsuya Matsuno, Toru Arano, Ryo Kondo, Kazunori Kinoshita, Yuki Yasumi, Yosuke Tsuji, Mitsuhiro Fujishiro 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 14(11):694-703. Published online Nov 16, 2022. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v14.i11.694
Keisuke Kosumi, Kosuke Mima, Kosuke Kanemitsu, Takuya Tajiri, Toru Takematsu, Yuki Sakamoto, Mitsuhiro Inoue, Yuji Miyamoto, Takao Mizumoto, Tatsuo Kubota, Nobutomo Miyanari, Hideo Baba 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 14(11):704-717. Published online Nov 16, 2022. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v14.i11.704
Meta-Analysis
Maria Fernanda Shinin Merchan, Diogo Turiani Hourneaux de Moura, Guilherme Henrique Peixoto de Oliveira, Igor Mendonça Proença, Epifanio Silvino do Monte Junior, Edson Ide, Caroline Moll, Sergio A Sánchez-Luna, Wanderley Marques Bernardo, Eduardo Guimarães Hourneaux de Moura 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 14(11):718-730. Published online Nov 16, 2022. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v14.i11.718
Letter to the Editor
Serafino Vanella, Enrico Coppola Bottazzi, Giancarlo Farese, Rosa Murano, Adele Noviello, Tommaso Palma, Maria Godas, Francesco Crafa 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 14(11):731-736. Published online Nov 16, 2022. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v14.i11.731
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