Aims and scope
eGastroenterology dedicates itself to improving clinical diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, pancreatic, and esophageal diseases. The main aim of eGastroenterology is to provide a platform for communication among researchers and clinicians engaged in the fields of basic, clinical, and translational medicine research in gastroenterology and hepatology. The ultimate goal is to promote the translation of basic science into clinical practice and to benefit patients through the best scientific evidence available. eGastroenterology publishes up-to-date research of prevention, diagnosis, and treatment advances in all sub-fields of digestive medicine and surgery with:
- Original research
- Short report
- Liver diseases
- Viral hepatitis
- Alcohol-related liver diseases
- Cholestatic and biliary diseases
- Hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancer
- Pancreas diseases
- Esophageal diseases
- Hepato-pancreato-biliary surgery
- Translational gastroenterology and hepatology
- Gastrointestinal disorders
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Gut microbiota
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- GI cancer
- Gastrointestinal endoscope
- Gut immunity
- Gastrointestinal surgery
For information about the eGastroenterology editorial team, please refer to the Editorial Board page.
Peer review model
Open Peer Review
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The mission of OASPA is to support and represent the interests of open access journal publishers globally in all scientific, technical, and scholarly disciplines. BMJ Publishing Group has been a member since 2009.
Open Access articles in BMJ Public Health are licensed using either Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) or Attribution Non-Commercial (CC BY-NC) license. These licenses let others distribute, remix, tweak and build upon your work.
eGastroenterology is published by BMJ on behalf of the First Hospital of Jilin University. The hospital is a large comprehensive Top-A hospital that integrates medical treatment, education, scientific research, disease prevention, health care, and rehabilitation services. The First Hospital of Jilin University was initially founded with the assistance of Dr. Norman Bethune, and the hospital has since consistently upheld, promoted, and practised the spirit of Bethune. This commitment to excellence and innovation in patient care, education, and research is reflected in eGastroenterology's dedication to publishing high-quality research in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology.