BMJ Open Gastroenterology is an online-only, peer-reviewed, Open Access gastroenterology journal, dedicated to publishing high-quality medical research from all disciplines and therapeutic areas of gastroenterology. It is the open access companion journal of Gut and is co-owned by the British Society of Gastroenterology.
The journal publishes all research study types, from study protocols to phase I trials to meta-analyses, including small or specialist studies. Publishing procedures are built around continuous publication, publishing research online as soon as the article is ready. BMJ Open Gastroenterology aims to operate a fast submission and review process with continuous publication online, to ensure timely, up-to-date research is available worldwide.
BMJ Open Gastroenterology adheres to the highest possible industry standards concerning publication ethics. To read the journal's detailed guidelines please see our Policies.
BMJ Open Gastroenterology accepts submissions of original research, protocols and reviews.
The Author Information section provides specific article requirements to help you turn your research into an article suitable for BMJ Open Gastroenterology.
Information is also provided on editorial policy, Open Access fees and supplements.