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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 >>

2021 Published Issues
9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Editors-in-Chief
  • 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, 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, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
The 2021 edition of Journal Citation Reports® cites the 2020 Journal Citation Indicator (JCI) for WJGE as 0.36.
ISSN
1948-5190 (online)
Minireviews
Retrospective Study
Mitchell L Ramsey, Lindsay A Sobotka, Somashekar G Krishna, Alice Hinton, Stephen E Kirkby, Susan S Li, Michael P Meara, Darwin L Conwell, Peter P Stanich 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 13(9):371-381. Published online Sep 16, 2021. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v13.i9.371
Observational Study
Ioannis S Papanikolaou, Georgios Tziatzios, Alexandros Chatzidakis, Antonio Facciorusso, Stefano Francesco Crinò, Paraskevas Gkolfakis, Gjorgi Deriban, Mario Tadic, Goran Hauser, Antonios Vezakis, Ivan Jovanovic, Nicola Muscatiello, Anna Meneghetti, Konstantinos Miltiadou, Kalina Stardelova, Alojzije Lacković, Maria-Zoi Bourou, Srdjan Djuranovic, Konstantinos Triantafyllou 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 13(9):416-425. Published online Sep 16, 2021. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v13.i9.416
Osamu Toyoshima, Shuntaro Yoshida, Toshihiro Nishizawa, Akira Toyoshima, Kosuke Sakitani, Tatsuya Matsuno, Tomoharu Yamada, Takashi Matsuo, Hayato Nakagawa, Kazuhiko Koike 
World J Gastrointest Endosc 13(9):426-436. Published online Sep 16, 2021. doi: 10.4253/wjge.v13.i9.426
Case Report
Letter to the Editor