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Name of Journal World Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Title Abbreviation World J Gastrointest Surg
ISSN 1948-9366 (online)
DOI 10.4240
Aim The WJGS is a high-quality, peer reviewed, open-access journal. The primary task of WJGS is to rapidly publish high-quality original articles, reviews, editorials, and case reports in the field of gastrointestinal surgery. In order to promote productive academic communication, the peer review process for the WJGS is transparent; to this end, all published manuscripts are accompanied by the anonymized reviewers’ comments as well as the authors’ responses. The primary aims of the WJGS are to improve diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive modalities and the skills of clinicians and to guide clinical practice in gastrointestinal surgery.
Scope Roux-en-Y Anastomosis, Appendectomy, Biliary Tract Surgical Procedures, Biliopancreatic Diversion, Colectomy, Digestive System Endoscopy, Enterostomy, Esophagectomy, Esophagoplasty, Esophagostomy, Fundoplication, Gastrectomy, Gastroenterostomy, Gastropexy, Gastroplasty, Gastrostomy, Hemorrhoidectomy, Hepatectomy, Jejunoileal Bypass, Liver Transplantation, Pancreas Transplantation, Pancreatectomy, Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Pancreaticojejunostomy, and Peritoneovenous Shunt.
Open Access Open access
Indexing/Abstracting The WJGS is now abstracted and indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central, Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science), China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), China Science and Technology Journal Database (CSTJ), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics There is currently no impact factor.
Article Processing Charge Article processing charge
Editors-in-Chief Varut Lohsiriwat, Shu-You Peng
Publisher Publisher
Research Domain Gastroenterology and Hepatology
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