Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology  
Former names
Nature Clinical Practice Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Nat. Rev. Gastroenterol. Hepatol.
Discipline Gastroenterology, hepatology
Language English
Edited by Natalie J. Wood
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
ISSN 1759-5045 (print)
1759-5053 (web)
OCLC no. 730022551

Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology is a peer-reviewed medical journal for clinicians. Before April 2009, it was titled Nature Clinical Practice Gastroenterology & Hepatology.[1] It was established in 2004 and is published by the Nature Publishing Group.


The content includes editorial and opinion pieces, highlights from the current literature, commentaries on the application of recent research to practical patient care, reviews, and case studies. The scope includes pathology, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas, gall bladder, and biliary tract, such as functional gastrointestinal disorders, inflammatory diseases, cancer, infection, and nutritional disorders.

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and indexed by:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal had a 2014 impact factor of 12.61, ranking it third out of 76 journals in the category "Gastroenterology & Hepatology".[2]


  1. "Nature Reviews goes clinical" (Press release). "Nature Publishing Group. 28 January 2009. Retrieved 2010-06-09.
  2. "Journals Ranked by Impact: Gastroenterology & Hepatology". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2015.

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