ESMO Palliative and Supportive Care Working Group: Major Achievements

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

  • Published in the Annals of Oncology: European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Programme for the Integration of Oncology and Palliative Care: a 5-year review of the Designated Centres’ incentive programme
  • Revision of the 13 criteria for the ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care programme

2007

  • Survey on opioid drugs
  • Oncologist/Patient communication survey: Report published in the ESMO Newsletter

2006

  • Joint publication in the Journal of Clinical Oncology and the Annals of Oncology: ASCO-ESMO consensus statement on quality cancer care
  • ESMO Handbook of Advanced Cancer Care

2003

  • ESMO 'Designated Centre' in integrated oncology and palliative care programme
  • ESMO takes a stand on supportive and palliative care
  • Workshop on palliative care

1999

  • PCWG established