Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research

Frequency: Bimonthly; ISSN- online 2224-6509; The first issue: February, 2012; Full Open Access; Publishing fee

SCOPE: JGHR publish high-quality original articles, reviews, and commentaries in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, gastrointestinal molecular biology, gastrointestinal immunology, gastrointestinal microbiology, gastrointestinal genetics, gastrointestinal translational medicine, gastrointestinal diagnostics, and gastrointestinal therapeutics, gastrointestinal endoscopy, gastrointestinal surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, gastrointestinal oncology, gastrointestinal radiation oncology, gastrointestinal imaging, gastrointestinal interventional therapy, gastrointestinal infectious diseases, gastrointestinal pharmacology, gastrointestinal pathophysiology, gastrointestinal pathology, evidence-based medicine in gastroenterology, pancreatology, gastrointestinal laboratory medicine.

MISSION: The mission of the journal is the rapid exchange of scientific information between clinicians and scientists worldwide, seeks to publish papers reporting original clinical and scientific research which are of a high standard and which contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology.

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Editor In Chief
Honghong (Helen) Zhu,
M.D., Ph.D., M.H.S., M.Sc.
Director, Preventive Medicine Institute, USA. More
Editor In Chief
Akira Yagi Ph.D., Emeritus Professor, Fukuyama University, Hiroshima, Japan More
  • AIM: The aim of the study was to assess the safety and feasibility of pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) using modified Pinch-Burn-Cut (PBC) technique and Harmonic FOCUS® under continuation of antiplatelet therapy in patients with high thromboembolic risks.METHODS: Consecutive 78 patients who had undergone PD using combination of modified PBC technique and HF in a tertiary care setting from 2009 to 2016 were retrospectively reviewed. Among which 18 patients with high thromboembolic risks underwent preoperative aspirin continuation and were included in the study. Background and perioperative factors were described with detailed information, and the outcome variables of patients were compared between the pancreatic cancer patients (PC group) and those with the other diseases (non-PC group). More

Vol 6, No 4 (2017)

Table of Contents


Dietary Aloe vera gel and Microbiota Interactions: Influence of Butyrate and Insulin Sensitivity PDF HTML
AKIRA YAGI, Lamiaa Al-Madboly, Amal Kabbash, Mona El-Aasr 2376-2383
Hepatitis E Vaccine: Time to Let the Cat Out…! PDF HTML
Mohammad Khalid Parvez 2384-2385

Original Article

Acemannan and Formocresol Pulpotomies in Primary Teeth: a Comparative Histopathological Study PDF HTML
Sara Gonna, Elsayed Deraz, Nagwa Ghoname, Amal Kabbash, Akira Yagi 2386-2391
The Specific Carbohydrate Diet in the Treatment of Crohn’s Disease: A Systematic Review PDF HTML
Nora Maeve McCormick, John V Logomarsino 2392-2399
Role of Liver Biopsy in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis B Who did not Fulfill the Criteria for Immediate Treatment PDF HTML
Antoine Abou Rached, Jowana Saba, Tarek Haykal, Elie Tabcharani, Josiane Kerbage, Saad Khairallah 2400-2404
Serum Interleukin-6 Concentration Associated with Response to Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis C Patients PDF HTML
Amal Ahmed Mohamed, Naglaa El-Toukhy, Ehab M Reyad, Noha Abdel- Rahman Eldesoky 2405-2410

Case Report

An Unusual Case of Cholestatic Hepatitis PDF HTML
Ahmad M. Al-Taee, Anas K. Gremida, Amanda C. Cheung, Jinping Lai, Brent A. Neuschwander-Tetri 2411-2415

Short Communication

An Assay: Hepatitis C Doesn´t Incite Increased C-Reactive Protein Level in Hemodialysis Patients Unless Another Inflammatory Condition is Associated PDF HTML
Carlos Abaete Santos, Vicente Sperb Antonello, Ivan Carlos Ferreira Antonello 2416-2418

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ISSN: 2224-6509