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Frontline Gastroenterology

from BMJ and BSG publishes articles to support the education and practice of gastroenterologists, endoscopists, hepatologists and allied health professionals globally.
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Frontline Gastroenterology is a Plan S compliant Transformative Journal.

Frontline Gastroenterology publishes articles that accelerate adoption of innovative and best practice in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology and clinical nutrition. Frontline Gastroenterology is especially interested in articles on multidisciplinary research and care, focusing on both retrospective assessments of novel models of care as well as putative future directions of best practice. Specifically Frontline Gastroenterology publishes articles in the domains of clinical quality, patient experience, service provision and medical education.

Frontline Gastroenterology is an official publication of the British Society of Gastroenterology  and is a companion journal to Gut and BMJ Open Gastroenterology. BSG members receive free access to FG as a benefit of membership. The journal is affiliated with the British Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN) and British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (BSPGHAN). FG will receive its first JCR Impact Factor in June 2023.

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Mark Beattie, University of Southampton, UK
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COVID-19 Gastroenterology Collection


Our new online collection highlights all research relating to the COVID-19 pandemic published by Gut, Frontline Gastroenterology and BMJ Open Gastroenterology. It is updated regularly as new articles are published.


The COVID-19 collection features original research, commentaries, letters and editorials from all three journals published with the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)


Visit the full BMJ Coronavirus resource collection for all the latest content from across our portfolio





Frontline Gastroenterology accepts submissions of a wide range of article types, including original research, reviews and educational pieces.
The Author Information section provides specific article requirements to help you turn your research into an article suitable for FG.
Information is also provided on editorial policies and open access.