Newswise — BETHESDA, MD (January 22, 2019) – The American College of Gastroenterology is pleased to announce publication of the first issue of The American Journal of Gastroenterology under the College’s new partnership with Wolters Kluwer, who now publishes all three of ACG’s scientific journals: The American Journal of Gastroenterology (AJG), Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology (CTG), and the ACG Case Reports Journal (ACGCRJ).
ACG is confident that in Wolters Kluwer we have a meaningful partner who will help take all three journals to the next level. As a global leader in professional information services and a leading medical and scientific publisher, Wolters Kluwer brings deep experience to foster innovation and excellence in ACG’s scientific publications.
What to Look Out For in the January AJG?
The following is a selection of the impactful studies featured in this issue. ACG is happy to provide reporters access to additional articles upon request and to facilitate interviews with authors and Co-Editors-in-Chief Brian E. Lacy, MD, PhD, FACG, and Brennan M. R. Spiegel, MD, MSHS, FACG.
- “The Challenges of Gastroparesis: Changing Study Design to Improve Clinical Care,” Lacy, et al., Red Section: How I Approach It.
- “Effect of Antidepressants and Psychological Therapies in Irritable Bowel Syndrome: An Updated Systematic Review and Meta-analysis,” Ford, et al.
- “Diagnosis and Management of Primary Biliary Cholangitis,” Younossi, et al.
Access CTG, which is an open-access journal focused on innovative translational work in gastroenterology and hepatology.
Access ACGCRJ, an open-access publishing outlet for GI fellows, private practice clinicians, and other health care providers to share interesting case reports.
About The American Journal of Gastroenterology
Published monthly since 1934, The American Journal of Gastroenterology (AJG) is the official peer-reviewed journal of the American College of Gastroenterology. The goal of the Journal is to publish scientific papers relevant to the practice of clinical gastroenterology. It features original research, review articles and consensus papers related to new drugs and therapeutic modalities. The AJG Editorial Board encourages submission of original manuscripts, review articles and letters to the editor from members and non-members. AJG is published by Wolters Kluwer. www.amjgastro.com
About the American College of Gastroenterology
Founded in 1932, the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) is an organization with an international membership of more than 14,000 individuals from 85 countries. The College's vision is to be the pre‐eminent professional organization that champions the evolving needs of clinicians in the delivery of high‐quality, evidence‐based and compassionate health care to gastroenterology patients. The mission of the College is to advance world‐class care for patients with gastrointestinal disorders through excellence, innovation and advocacy in the areas of scientific investigation, education, prevention and treatment. www.gi.org. Follow ACG on Twitter @AmCollegeGastro.