Gastroenterology (GASTROENTEROLOGY)

Publisher: American Gastroenterological Association, WB Saunders

Journal description

Gastroenterology is the most prominent journal in the field of gastrointestinal disease. As the official journal of the American Gastroenterological Association, Gastroenterology delivers up-to-date, authoritative, clinically oriented coverage of all areas in gastroenterology. Regular features include articles by leading authorities, reports on the latest treatments for diseases, and an exclusive correspondence section. Gastroenterology is organized into the following sections to make material easy to find: Alimentary Tract; Liver, Pancreas and Biliary Tract; Case Reports; Special Reports and Reviews; and a section on Clinical Challenges which presents more in-depth information on how a diagnosis is reached. An additional feature is the Image of the Month.

Current impact factor: 16.72

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 16.716
2013 Impact Factor 13.926
2012 Impact Factor 12.821
2011 Impact Factor 11.675
2010 Impact Factor 12.032
2009 Impact Factor 12.899
2008 Impact Factor 12.591
2007 Impact Factor 11.673
2006 Impact Factor 12.457
2005 Impact Factor 12.386
2004 Impact Factor 13.092
2003 Impact Factor 12.718
2002 Impact Factor 13.44
2001 Impact Factor 13.02
2000 Impact Factor 12.246
1999 Impact Factor 12.182
1998 Impact Factor 10.33
1997 Impact Factor 10.25
1996 Impact Factor 9.329
1995 Impact Factor 8.203
1994 Impact Factor 7.251
1993 Impact Factor 5.856
1992 Impact Factor 5.919

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 13.81
Cited half-life 7.90
Immediacy index 5.67
Eigenfactor 0.14
Article influence 5.13
Website Gastroenterology website
Other titles Gastroenterology online., Gastroenterology
ISSN 0016-5085
OCLC 1570457
Material type Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Journal / Magazine / Newspaper, Internet Resource

Publisher details

WB Saunders

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    • Publisher last reviewed on 03/07/2015
    • 'WB Saunders' is an imprint of 'Elsevier'
  • Classification

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