ESMO Pocket Guidelines & Mobile App

The ESMO Pocket Guidelines provide easily accessible abridged versions of ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines. Our guidelines mobile Apps are compatible with Android and iOS devices and include content from ESMO Pocket Guidelines.

The 2016 pocket guidelines are available now on the ESMO Cancer Guides Library App! Scroll down to see the titles available and download the app.

Printed copies of the Pocket Guidelines are distributed during ESMO events. The full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) are published in Annals of Oncology.

ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) focus on the best standards of cancer care. They are developed by groups of expert authors who formulated recommendations based on evidence-based medicine.

ESMO Interactive Guidelines App

Interactive Guidelines app

The ESMO Interactive Guidelines App offers many additional features including interactive algorithms. The latest release contains the 2015 pocket guidelines on Lung & Chest Tumours, Upper GI Cancers, Lower GI Cancers and Urogenital Cancer. Scan the QR code to download to your device, or download it here:

ESMO Cancer Guides Library App

ESMO Pocket Guideline App Google QR

The essential app with all current ESMO pocket guidelines content. Scan the QR code to download to your device, or download it here: 

Leukaemia & Myeloma

ESMO pocket guidelines: leukaemia myeloma

These Pocket Guidelines provide you with the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of leukaemia and myeloma including acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, acute myeloblastic leukaemia, chronic myeloid leukaemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, myeloproliferative neoplasias and multiple myeloma. Key content includes diagnostic criteria, staging of disease, treatment plans and follow-up.

New version: published October 2016

Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers

ESMO pocket guidelines: lower GI

These Pocket Guidelines provide you with the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines and consensus statements on the management of lower gastrointestinal tumours including early colon cancer, rectal cancer, familial colorectal cancer risk, metastatic CRC and anal cancer. Key content includes diagnostic criteria, staging of disease, treatment plans and follow-up.

Updated version: published October 2016

Lung & Chest Tumours

ESMO pocket guidelines: lung and chest tumours

These Pocket Guidelines provide you with the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of lung cancers including early-stage, locally advanced and metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer and small-cell lung cancer. Chest tumours are covered including malignant pleural mesothelioma and thymic epithelial tumours. Key content includes diagnostic criteria, staging of disease, treatment plans and follow-up.

Updated version: published October 2016

Lymphomas

ESMO pocket guidelines: lymphomas

These Pocket Guidelines provide you with the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of lymphomas including Hodgkin’s lymphoma, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, mantle cell lymphoma, follicular lymphoma, Waldenström’s macroglobulinaemia, gastric marginal zone lymphoma of MALT type and primary cutaneous lymphomas. Key content includes diagnostic criteria, staging of disease, treatment plans and follow-up.

Updated version: published October 2016

Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers

ESMO pocket guidelines: upper GI

These Pocket Guidelines provide you with the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines on upper gastrointestinal tumours including oesophageal cancer, gastric cancer, biliary cancer, hepatocellular carcinoma and pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Key content includes diagnostic criteria, staging of disease, treatment plans and follow-up.

Updated version: published October 2016

Urogenital Cancer

ESMO pocket guidelines: urogenital cancer

These Pocket Guidelines provide you with the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of urogenital cancers including prostate cancer, bladder cancer, renal cell carcinoma, penile cancer and testicular seminoma and non-seminoma. Key content includes diagnostic criteria, staging of disease, treatment plans and follow-up.

Updated version: published October 2016

Gynaecological Malignancies

ESMO pocket guidelines: gynaecological malignancies

These Pocket Guidelines provide you with the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines CPG on gynaecological malignancies including newly diagnosed and relapsed epithelial ovarian carcinoma, nonepithelial ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, endometrial cancer and gestational trophoblastic disease. Key content includes diagnostic criteria, staging of disease, treatment plans and follow-up.

Updated version: published October 2016

Supportive Care

ESMO pocket guidelines: supportive care

These Pocket Guidelines provide you with the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines and consensus statements on various aspects of supportive care for your patients. Key content includes central venous access in oncology; prevention of chemotherapy- and radiotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting; the use of erythropoiesis-stimulating agents in patients with anaemia; and management of febrile neutropenia, mucositis, venous thromboembolism, extravasation associated with the administration of chemotherapeutic agents and of the cardiotoxic effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.

Updated version: published October 2016

Breast Cancer

ESMO Pocket Guidelines: Breast Cancer

These Pocket Guidelines summarise diagnosis, treatment and follow-up recommendation for primary, locally recurrent and metastatic breast cancer, and also include a section on BRCA in breast cancer.

Published September 2015

Melanoma

ESMO pocket guidelines: melanoma cover

These Pocket Guidelines provides an overview of the latest clinical practice recommendations. It summarises the updated cutaneous melanoma guideline that has been developed by European experts on behalf of the European Society for Medical Oncology.

Published September 2015

Bone Health

ESMO pocket guidelines: bone health

These Pocket Guidelines summarise diagnosis, treatment and follow-up recommendation for bone health in cancer patients. Key content includes pathophysiology, incidence and clinical consequences, diagnosis and monitoring, assessment of response and treatment.

Published September 2014

Sarcoma & GIST

ESMO Pocket Guidelines: Sarcoma and GIST

These Pocket Guidelines summarise diagnosis, treatment and follow-up recommendations for both Soft Tissue Sarcomas (STS) and Bone Sarcomas, as well as Gastrointestinal stromal tumours. These guidelines were developed during an ESMO Consensus Conference held in December 2013.

Published September 2014

Head & Neck Cancer

ESMO Pocket Guidelines 2013 Head and Neck Cancer

These Pocket Guidelines summarise diagnosis, treatment and follow-up recommendation for head and neck cancer (HSNCC). They also include a section on nasopharyngeal cancer.

Published September 2013