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ESMO Pocket Guidelines & Mobile App

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The ESMO Pocket Guidelines provide easily accessible abridged versions of ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines. The ESMO Interactive Guidelines App is compatible with Android and iOS devices and includes content from the ESMO Pocket Guidelines.
ESMO Pocket Guidelines Desktop App

These quick reference booklets provide the most important content of the full ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of various cancers. Key content includes diagnostic criteria, staging of disease, treatment plans and follow-up. The approval and licensed indication of drugs mentioned in these pocket guidelines may vary in different countries. Please consult your local prescribing information.

Printed copies of the Pocket Guidelines are distributed during ESMO events.

Access the Web App directly via your computer

Bone Health

Bone Health

Includes updated diagnosis, treatment and follow-up recommendations for bone health in cancer patients.

Published September 2020


Breast Cancer

Includes chapters on early breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer and hereditary breast cancer syndromes.

Published October 2023


Endocrine & Neuroendocrine Cancers

Includes chapters on thyroid cancer, gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms, adrenocortical carcinomas and malignant phaeochromocytomas and lung and thymic carcinoids.

Published October 2023


Genitourinary Cancer

Includes chapters on prostate cancer, bladder cancer, renal cell carcinoma, penile cancer and testicular cancer.

Published October 2023


Gynaecological Malignancies

Includes chapters on epithelial ovarian cancer, non-epithelial ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, endometrial cancer, gestational trophoblastic disease and hereditary ovarian cancer syndromes.

Published October 2023


Head & Neck Cancer

Includes chapters on squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity, larynx, oropharynx and hypopharynx and nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

Published September 2021


Leukaemia & Myeloma

Includes chapters on acute lymphoblastic leukaemia, acute myeloblastic leukaemia, chronic myeloid leukaemia, myelodysplastic syndromes, Philadelphia chromosome-negative chronic myeloproliferative neoplasms and multiple myeloma.

Published September 2019


Lower Gastrointestinal Cancers

Includes chapters on rectal cancer, hereditary gastrointestinal cancers, metastatic colorectal cancer, localised colon cancer and anal cancer. 

Published October 2023


Lung & Chest Tumours

Includes chapters on metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer, early and locally advanced non-small-cell lung cancer, small-cell lung cancer, malignant pleural mesothelioma and thymic epithelial tumours.

Published October 2023



Includes chapters on Hodgkin lymphoma, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, newly diagnosed and relapsed mantle cell lymphoma, Waldenström’s macroglobulinaemia, primary cutaneous lymphomas, peripheral T-cell lymphomas, extranodal diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, hairy cell leukaemia, marginal zone lymphomas, newly diagnosed and relapsed follicular lymphoma  and chronic lymphocytic leukaemia.

Published September 2021



Includes diagnosis, treatment and follow-up recommendations for cutaneous melanoma.

Published September 2015


Sarcoma & GIST

Includes chapters on soft tissue and visceral sarcomas, bone sarcomas and gastrointestinal stromal tumours (GISTs).

Published January 2022

Supportive Care

Supportive Care

Includes central venous access in oncology, prevention of chemotherapy- and radiotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, febrile neutropaenia, mucositis, venous thromboembolism, infusion reactions, anaemia and iron deficiency, diarrhoea, toxicities from immunotherapy, chemotherapy extravasation, diarrhoea, cardiac disease, fatigue and anticancer therapy-induced peripheral and central neurotoxicity.

Published September 2020


Upper Gastrointestinal Cancers

Includes chapters on oesophageal cancer, gastric cancer, biliary cancer, hepatocellular carcinoma, hereditary gastrointestinal cancers and pancreatic cancer.

Published October 2023

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