ESMO Guidelines Committee: Major Achievements

2018

  • 14 Clinical Practice Guidelines updated and published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • 1 Clinical Practice Guideline eUpdate featuring a new ESMO-MCBS score published on esmo.org
  • 3 Clinical Practice Guidelines Slide Sets on Rectal cancer, Management of Toxicities from Immunotherapy and Early and Locally Advanced NSCLC published on esmo.org
  • Pan-Asian ESMO adapted guidelines for metastatic non-small cell lung cancer, metastatic oesophageal cancer and metastatic gastric cancer published in Annals of Oncology
  • Consensus guidelines on the Malignant Lymphoma, Advanced Breast Cancer (ABC4) and Testicular Cancer published in Annals of Oncology
  • Pocket Guidelines on Breast, Lung & Chest Tumours, Lymphomas, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers, Urogenital Cancer, Supportive Care, Leukaemia & Myeloma, Gynaecological Malignancies and Sarcoma & GIST published and mobile app library updated accordingly
  • Guidelines Interactive Sessions held during the ESMO 2018 Congress in Munich and the ESMO Asia 2018 Congress in Singapore

2017

  • 9 Clinical Practice Guidelines updated and published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • 11 Clinical Practice Guidelines eUpdates published online on esmo.org, including 9 published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • Consensus guidelines on Malignant Lymphomas and Pan-Asian ESMO Consensus Guidelines on Metastatic Colorectal Cancer published in Annals of Oncology
  • Pocket Guidelines on Lung & Chest Tumours, Breast Cancer, Urogenital Cancer, Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers, Lymphomas and Supportive care published and mobile app library updated
  • Interactive Guidelines App contains the 2017 pocket guidelines on Lung & Chest Tumours, Upper GI Cancers, Lower GI Cancers, Urogenital Cancer, Lymphomas and Supportive Care
  • Guidelines Interactive Sessions held during the ESMO 2017 Congress in Madrid and the ESMO Asia 2017 Congress in Singapore

2016

  • 11 Clinical Practice Guidelines updated and published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • 8 Clinical Practice Guidelines eUpdates published online and in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • Consensus manuscripts on Metastatic Colorectal Cancer, Malignant Lymphomas and Breast Cancer published in Annals of Oncology
  • Pocket Guidelines on Lung & Chest Tumours, Breast Cancer, Urogenital Cancer, Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers, Gynaecological Malignancies, Lymphomas, Leukaemia & Myeloma and Supportive care published and mobile app library updated
  • Interactive Guidelines App updated with chapters included on Lung & Chest Tumours, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers, Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers, Urogenital Cancer, Lymphomas and Supportive Care
  • Guidelines Interactive Sessions held during the ESMO 2016 Congress in Copenhagen and the ESMO Asia 2016 Congress in Singapore

2015

  • 15 Clinical Practice Guidelines updated and published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • Consensus manuscripts on Lung Cancer and Endometrial Cancer published in Annals of Oncology
  • Pocket Guidelines on Lung & Chest Tumours, Breast Cancer, Urogenital Cancer, Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers, Gynaecological Malignancies, Lymphomas and Melanoma published and mobile app library updated
  • New Interactive Guidelines App launched. Chapters included for Lung & Chest Tumours, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers, Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers and Urogenital Cancers
  • Guidelines Interactive Session held during the ECC Congress in Vienna
  • Three Guidelines Interactive Sessions held during the inaugural ESMO Asia congress in Singapore

2014

  • Guidelines Working Group becomes Guidelines Committee
  • 16 Clinical Practice Guidelines updated and published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • Consensus manuscripts on Lung Cancer, Sarcomas and GIST and Breast Cancer published in Annals of Oncology
  • Pocket Guidelines on Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Urogenital Cancer, Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers, Sarcoma and GIST, Supportive Care, Lymphomas and Bone Health published and mobile app library updated
  • Two Guidelines Interactive Sessions held during the ESMO Congress in Madrid

2013

  • 20 Clinical Practice Guidelines updated and published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • Consensus manuscripts on Prostate Cancer and Haematological Malignancies published in Annals of Oncology
  • Pocket Guidelines on Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Urogenital Cancer, Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers, Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers, Gynaecological Malignancies and Head and Neck Cancer published and mobile app library updated
  • Guidelines Interactive Session held during the ESMO Congress

2012

  • 21 Clinical Practice Guidelines updated and published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • Consensus manuscripts on Colorectal Cancer and Lymphoma published in Annals of Oncology
  • Pocket Guidelines on Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Urogenital Cancer, Sarcoma, NETs & GIST and Supportive Care published and mobile app library launched
  • Two successful Guidelines Interactive Sessions held during the ESMO Congress

2011

  • 13 Clinical Practice Guidelines updated and published in an Annals of Oncology supplement
  • 2010 Lung Cancer Consensus manuscripts published in Annals of Oncology
  • First ESMO Pocket Guidelines on Lung Cancer & Mesothelioma published
  • Guidelines Interactive Session held during the ESMO Congress

2010

  • 56 Clinical Practice Guidelines published in Annals of Oncology supplement

2009

  • Fifth special clinical recommendation at the ECCO-ESMO multi-disciplinary Congress in Berlin
  • 54 Clinical Recommendations published in Annals of Oncology supplement

2008

  • Fourth special Guidelines Session at the ESMO Congress in Stockholm
  • 47 Clinical Recommendations published in Annals of Oncology supplement

2007

  • Clinical Recommendations on STS and GIST updated via Consensus meeting
  • 39 Clinical Recommendations published in Annals of Oncology supplement

2006

  • Third special Guidelines Session at the ESMO Congress in Istanbul

2005

  • 34 Clinical Recommendations published in Annals of Oncology supplement

2004

  • Second special Guidelines Session at the ESMO Congress in Vienna

2002

  • First special Guidelines session at the ESMO Congress

1999

  • Guidelines Working Group established

Latest update: January 2019