BMJ Open Gastroenterology

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BMJ Open Gastroenterology is an online-only, peer-reviewed, open access journal, dedicated to publishing high-quality medical research from all disciplines and therapeutic areas of gastroenterology and hepatology. The journal publishes all research study types, from study protocols to phase I trials to meta-analyses, including small or specialist studies. 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 is the open access companion journal of Gut and Frontline Gastroenterology and is an official journal of the British Society of Gastroenterology.

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Joseph Lim, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
Editorial Board

JOURNAL NEWS: BMJ Open Gastroenterology has been accepted for indexing in MEDLINE. Thank you to our editorial team, reviewers, authors and readers for helping us to achieve this significant milestone.

COVID-19: a message from BMJ

Guidance from BSG: COVID-19 and Endoscopy

COVID-19 Gastroenterology Collection

Our new online collection highlights all research relating to the COVID-19 pandemic published by Gut, Frontline Gastroenterology and BMJ Open Gastroenterology. It is updated regularly as new articles are published.



All content is free to read and features original research, commentaries, letters and editorials from all three journals published with the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)


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