Open for submission

We kindly invite you to participate and contribute to our exciting new publication and welcome your submissions, dealing with new developments in endoscopic techniques, novel results, or interesting clinical cases from all areas of GI endoscopy. Open Access License Policy


Open Access Publication Fee

As an Open Access Journal with no subscription charges, a fee is payable by the author or research funder to cover the costs associated with publication. This ensures your article will be immediately and permanently free to access by everyone.

The Open Access publication fee is:

  • EUR 2,000 / USD 2,600 / JPY 261,680 for the sections Studies in Clinical Endoscopy, Innovation Forum and Experimental Endoscopy, In the Expert’s Focus, Supplementation to the Encyclopedia
  • EUR 1,000 / USD 1,300 / JPY 138,840 for the section Clinical Case Reports (excluding taxes)

If you require professional voiceover and/or editing of your text slides into your video, an additional fee of EUR 500 / USD 650 / JPY 65,420 will be charged. In this case, please provide with your submission the filled out voiceover script and text slides.


Fee Waivers

If you would like your article to be published, but you genuinely cannot afford to pay the fees, then individual waiver requests can be considered and may be granted in cases of genuine need. Priority for this waiver program will be given to applications by authors from countries eligible for the Research4Life program.

For more information about the application and selection process, please contact the Editorial Coordinator:


Publish in the new Elsevier journal

  • You can find the Guide for Authors here


Please have in mind

After watching the video and reading the text the user should know precisely:

  • How experts execute the respective procedure.
  • Why the user should use this procedure in the particular clinical situation.
  • How to use relevant tips & tricks and how to avoid pitfalls.
  • Knowledge background in respect of the clinical situation.


Your submission consists of up to five items:

  • 1. Video file (mandatory)
    If your video file is bigger than 500 MB please contact the Editorial Coordinator:
  • 2. Accompanying manuscript (mandatory)
    The structure of your manuscript depends on the section you would like to submit it to. For details and template please see “Choose the Article Type“.
  • 3. Journal Publishing License Agreement (mandatory)
    Please carefully select the Creative Commons Attribution License (see paragraph “Open Access”) you wish to apply to your article and submit the respective agreement form along with your article

If you require professional voiceover and/or editing of text slides (integration of text slides into your video at the positions defined in the voiceover script template), please also submit the following items. Please note that these services will be charged extra.

  • 4. Text slides (PPT file)
    Use of the template (see “Choose the Article Type“) is mandatory. Please submit if you require professional editing.
  • 5. Voiceover script (excel file)
    Use and submission of the voiceover script template is mandatory if you require professional voiceover. (We recommend to also use the template when creating your own voiceover and for correct positioning of text slides in your video.)


Open access license options

Upon acceptance of your video and manuscript, you will be able to choose between the following Creative Commons user licenses:

Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA) and
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC-BY-NC-ND).

For more information, please click here.


Author processing charge

Upon acceptance of your video and manuscript, you are kindly requested to pay your author fee.

For submissions to the journal sections Studies in Clinical Endoscopy, Innovation Forum and Experimental Endoscopy, In the Expert’s Focus, and Supplementation to the Encyclopedia, please click here.

For submissions to the journal section Clinical Case Reports please click here.

For more information on Open Access, please consult the Guide for Authors or visit us here.