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|Edited by||Emad El-Omar|
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Gut is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal on gastroenterology and hepatology. It is the journal of the British Society of Gastroenterology and is published by the BMJ Group. As of 2013[update], the editor-in-chief is Emad El-Omar.
Gut was established in 1960 and covers original research on the gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas, and biliary tract. The journal has annual supplements covering the presentations from the British Society of Gastroenterology Annual General Meeting. British Society of Gastroenterology clinical practice guidelines are also published as supplements to the journal. As of March 2010 subscribers to Gut also receive a copy of Frontline Gastroenterology.
Abstracting and indexing
Gut is abstracted and indexed by Medline, Science Citation Index, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, Current Contents/Life Sciences, Excerpta Medica, and BIOSIS Previews. According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2012 impact factor is 10.732, ranking it 3rd out of 74 journals in the category "Gastroenterology and Hepatology".
Highly cited articles
According to the Web of Science, some highly cited articles in Gut are:
- Eaden JA, Abrams KR, Mayberry JF (2001). "The risk of colorectal cancer in ulcerative colitis: a meta-analysis". Gut (BMJ Group) 48 (4): 526–535. doi:10.1136/gut.48.4.526. PMID 11247898.
- Schlemper RJ, Riddell RH, Kato Y, Borchard F, Cooper HS, Dawsey SM, Dixon MF, Fenoglio-Preiser CM, Flejou JF, Geboes K, Hattori T, Hirota T, Itabashi M, Iwafuchi M, Iwashita A, Kim YI, Kirchner T, Klimpfinger M, Koike M, Lauwers GY, Lewin KJ, Oberhuber G, Offner F, Price AB, Rubio CA, Shimizu M, Shimoda T, Sipponen P, Solcia E, Stolte M, Watanabe H, Yamabe H (2000). "The Vienna classification of gastrointestinal epithelial neoplasia". Gut (BMJ Group) 47 (2): 251–255. doi:10.1136/gut.47.2.251. PMID 10896917.
- Ono H, Kondo H, Gotoda T, Shirao K, Yamaguchi H, Saito D, Hosokawa K, Shimoda T, Yoshida S (2001). "Endoscopic mucosal resection for treatment of early gastric cancer". Gut (BMJ Group) 48 (2): 225–229. doi:10.1136/gut.48.2.225. PMID 11156645.