Gastroenterology leads the field of gastrointestinal disease with an impact factor of 13.9, and is led by an internationally renowned board of editors. The journal ranks in the top 1 percent of all biomedical journals, of which there are nearly 7,000. As the official journal of the AGA Institute, Gastroenterology delivers up-to-date and authoritative coverage of basic and clinical gastroenterology and hepatology. Regular features include original research and translational reviews, reports on the latest technologies for diagnosing and treating digestive diseases, perspectives and commentaries from leading authorities, images illustrating important clinical findings, monthly podcasts, video abstracts and much more.

Gastroenterology's peer-review and publication processes are handled expeditiously. Authors receive decisions within 23 days after submission and manuscripts are typically published online within one week of acceptance.

Gastroenterology has an acceptance rate of 16 percent and is circulated to nearly 20,000 individuals and institutions worldwide.

Research from Gastroenterology has received national coverage from major news outlets such as The Washington Post, The New York Times, The New York Times Well Blog, the LA Times, Reuters, and NPR.

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Gastroenterology and CGH Video Abstracts

The journals of the AGA feature video abstracts, which showcase engaging and informative author-led discussions of the latest accepted research from Gastroenterology and Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology (CGH).

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Audio Podcasts

Interviews and in-depth commentary on the latest articles from Gastroenterology, hosted by the journals' online editor, John F. Kuemmerle, MD, AGAF.

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Editorial Manager® is the online submission and manuscript tracking system that helps to streamline the submission and review process for Gastroenterology, Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology (CGH) and Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology (CMGH).

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Gastroenterology and Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology (CGH) are members of the Medscape Publishers' Circle®, an alliance of leading medical publishers whose content is featured on Medscape. Medscape is part of the WebMD Medscape Health Network, a leading online health-care resource for professionals and consumers.

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