Most Cited Articles

This page highlights the top cited articles published in BMJ Open Gastroenterology from the past 3 years to celebrate the high quality of research studies, study protocols, case reports and reviews published by the journal.


Combination therapy with vedolizumab and etanercept in a patient with pouchitis and spondylarthritis
Johannes Bethge, Silvia Meffert, Mark Ellrichmann, et al.

Alteration in the gastric microbiota and its restoration by probiotics in patients with functional dyspepsia
Muneki Igarashi, Hirohiko Nakae, Takeshi Matsuoka, et al.

Mechanisms of liver disease in patients infected with HIV
Matthew B. Kaspar, Richard K. Sterling

Systemic sclerosis is associated with specific alterations in gastrointestinal microbiota in two independent cohorts
Elizabeth R. Volkmann, Anna-Maria Hoffmann-Vold, Yu-Ling Chang, et al.

How bad is bile acid diarrhoea: an online survey of patient-reported symptoms and outcomes
Ayman Bannaga, Lawrence Kelman, Michelle O’Connor, et al.