Aims and Scope

As the official journal of the Society of Gastrointestinal Intervention (SGI), International Journal of Gastrointestinal Intervention (IJGII) delivers original, peer-reviewed articles for gastroenterologists, interventional radiologists, surgeons, gastrointestinal oncologists, nurses and technicians who need current and reliable information on the interventional treatment of gastrointestinal and hepatopancreaticobiliary diseases. Regular features also include ‘state-of-the-art’ review articles by leading authorities throughout the world. IJGII will become an international forum for the description and discussion of the various aspects of interventional radiology, endoscopy and minimally invasive surgery.

About the Journal

IJGII (pISSN 2636-0004, eISSN 2636-0012) was published four times a year on the last day of January, April, July, and October, which has effected from January 1 in 2019. This Journal was first published biannually on June and December, beginning in December 2012 under the title ‘Gastrointestinal Intervention’ (former pISSN 2213-1795, eISSN 2213-1809) and was changed to be published three times a year from 2016. Commencing with the January 2019 issue, the Journal was renamed ‘International Journal of Gastrointestinal Intervention’. Its ISO abbreviation is Int J Gastrointest Interv. Free full-texts are available at the homepage ( The Journal is currently indexed in KoreaMed, ScienceCentral, DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals), DOI/Crossref, and Google Scholar.


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Open Access Policy

Gastrointestinal Intervention is an open access journal providing free and immediate access to all articles. Anyone may access, read, download, copy, distribute, print, and reuse content from the journal at no cost. When reusing content from Gastrointestinal Intervention, the journal should be properly acknowledged and cited.

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Current Issue

31 January 2019 Volume 8,
Number 1, pp. 1~61