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Welcome to the World Journal of Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology

The World Journal of Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology (WJGP) is a leading academic journal devoted to reporting the latest, cutting-edge research progress and findings of basic research and clinical practice in the field of gastrointestinal pathophysiology.  It was launched on April 15, 2010 and is published trimonthly (4 issues annually) by BPG, the world's leading professional clinical medical journal publishing company.

We encourage gastrointestinal pathophysiologists worldwide to submit manuscripts to the WJGP describing their original basic or clinical research findings that are of high academic value and which report new diagnostic techniques or summarize their treatment experiences.

The usual times related to all publication processes of the WJGP are as follows: (1) From manuscript receipt to peer-review: 2-4 weeks; (2) From initial manuscript acceptance, with revisions, to return of the revised manuscript from the authors: 4-5 weeks; (3) From return of the revised manuscript from the authors to final acceptance: 1-2 weeks; (4) From final acceptance to an article in press: 2 days; and (5) From article in press designation to formal release of the electronic version and all online documentation: 2-9 weeks. The WJGP’s acceptance rate: 56%.  Submit here >>

2018 Published Issues
WJGP is now abstracted and indexed in PubMed, PubMed Central, China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI), and Superstar Journals Database.
Journal Metrics
There is currently no impact factor.
2150-5330 (online)
Retrospective Cohort Study
Emergency resection surgery for colorectal cancer: Patterns of recurrent disease and survival 
Joe Littlechild, Muneer Junejo, Anne-Marie Simons, Finlay Curran, Darren Subar 
World J Gastrointest Pathophysiol 9(1):8-17. Published online Feb 15, 2018. doi: 10.4291/wjgp.v9.i1.8
Observational Study
Abundance of Enterobacteriaceae in the colon mucosa in diverticular disease 
Caroline Linninge, Bodil Roth, Charlotte Erlanson-Albertsson, Göran Molin, Ervin Toth, Bodil Ohlsson 
World J Gastrointest Pathophysiol 9(1):18-27. Published online Feb 15, 2018. doi: 10.4291/wjgp.v9.i1.18
Liver cirrhosis-effect on QT interval and cardiac autonomic nervous system activity 
Elias Tsiompanidis, Spyros I Siakavellas, Anastasios Tentolouris, Ioanna Eleftheriadou, Stamatia Chorepsima, Anastasios Manolakis, Konstantinos Oikonomou, Nikolaos Tentolouris 
World J Gastrointest Pathophysiol 9(1):28-36. Published online Feb 15, 2018. doi: 10.4291/wjgp.v9.i1.28