Care of the adult cancer patient at the end of life: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines
Published in 2021 – ESMO Open (2021)
Authors: G.B. Crawford, T. Dzierżanowski, K. Hauser et al., on behalf of the ESMO Guidelines Committee
- This ESMO Clinical Practice Guideline provides key recommendations for managing the last weeks and days of life for the adult cancer patient with advanced cancer.
- It covers patient care that is focused towards comfort, offering a tailored management of the quality of life and approaching death of the cancer patient.
- All recommendations were compiled by a multidisciplinary group of experts.
- Recommendations are based on available scientific data and the authors’ collective expert opinion.