ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines: Gastrointestinal Cancers

The ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG) are intended to provide the user with a set of recommendations for the best standards of cancer care, based on the findings of evidence-based medicine.

Latest enhanced and revised set of guidelines

ESMO has Clinical Practice Guidelines on the following Gastrointestinal Cancers: Rectal Cancer, Biliary cancer, Gastric cancer, Oesophageal cancer, Cancer of the pancreas, Metastatic colorectal cancer, Anal cancer, Early colon cancer, Familial risk colorectal cancer, Hepatocellular carcinoma.

They include information on incidence, diagnosis, staging and risk assessment, treatment and response evaluation and follow-up.

Gastrointestinal Cancers

Pan-Asian adapted ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for the management of patients with metastatic oesophageal cancer; a JSMO-ESMO initiative endorsed by CSCO, KSMO, MOS, SSO and TOS

New!

Published in 2018 – Annals of Oncology, mdy498

Authors: K. Muro, F. Lordick, T. Tsushima, G. Pentheroudakis, E. Baba, Z. Lu, B. C. Cho, I.M. Nor, M. Ng, L.-T. Chen, K. Kato, J. Li, M.-H. Ryu, W.I. Wan Zamaniah, W.-P. Yong, K.-H. Yeh, T.E. Nakajima, K. Shitara, H. Kawakami, Y. Narita, T. Yoshino, E. Van Cutsem, E. Martinelli, E.C. Smyth, D. Arnold, H. Minami, J. Tabernero & J.-Y. Douillard.

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Gastrointestinal Cancers

Pan-Asian adapted ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for the management of patients with metastatic gastric cancer; a JSMO-ESMO initiative endorsed by CSCO, KSMO, MOS, SSO and TOS

New!

Published in 2018 – Annals of Oncology, mdy502

Authors: K. Muro, E. Van Cutsem, Y. Narita, G. Pentheroudakis, E. Baba, J. Li, M-H. Ryu, W. I. Wan Zamaniah, W-P. Yong, K-H. Yeh, K. Kato, Z. Lu, B. C. Cho, I. M. Nor, M. Ng, L-T. Chen, T. E. Nakajima, K. Shitara, H. Kawakami, T. Tsushima, T. Yoshino, F. Lordick, E. Martinelli, E. C. Smyth, D. Arnold, H. Minami, J. Tabernero and J-Y. Douillard

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Hepatobiliary Cancers

Hepatocellular Carcinoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up

New!

Published in 2018 – Ann Oncol (2018) 29 (Suppl 4): iv238–iv255.

Authors: A. Vogel, A. Cervantes, I. Chau, B. Daniele, J. Llovet, T. Meyer, J.-C. Nault, U. Neumann, J. Ricke, B. Sangro, P. Schirmacher, C. Verslype, C. J. Zech, D. Arnold & E. Martinelli, on behalf of the ESMO Guidelines Committee

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Colon and Rectal Cancer

ESMO Consensus Guidelines for the Management of Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Published in 2016 – First published online: July 5, 2016
Authors: E. Van Cutsem, A. Cervantes, R. Adam, A. Sobrero, J. H. Van Krieken, D. Aderka, E. Aranda Aguilar, A. Bardelli, A. Benson, G. Bodoky, F. Ciardiello, A. D’Hoore, E. Diaz-Rubio, J.-Y. Douillard, M. Ducreux, A. Falcone, A. Grothey, T. Gruenberger, K. Haustermans, V. Heinemann, P. Hoff, C.-H. Köhne, R. Labianca, P. Laurent-Puig, B. Ma, T. Maughan, K. Muro, N. Normanno, P. Österlund, W. J. G. Oyen, D. Papamichael, G. Pentheroudakis, P. Pfeiffer, T. J. Price, C. Punt, J. Ricke, A. Roth, R. Salazar, W. Scheithauer, H. J. Schmoll, J. Tabernero, J. Taïeb, S. Tejpar, H. Wasan, T. Yoshino, A. Zaanan and D. Arnold

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Colon and Rectal Cancer

Rectal Cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2017– Ann Oncol (2017) 28 (suppl 4): iv22–iv40
Authors: R. Glynne-Jones, L. Wyrwicz, E. Tiret, G. Brown, C. Rödel, A. Cervantes and D. Arnold

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Hepatobiliary Cancers , Rare Cancers

Biliary Cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2016 – Ann Oncol (2016) 27 (suppl 5): v28-v37 
Authors: J. W. Valle, I. Borbath, S. A. Khan, F. Huguet, T. Gruenberger and D. Arnold

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Gastric Cancer

Gastric Cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2016 – Ann Oncol (2016) 27 (suppl 5): v38-v49
Authors: E. C. Smyth, M. Verheij, W. Allum, D. Cunningham, A. Cervantes and D. Arnold

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Oesophageal Cancer

Oesophageal Cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2016 – Ann Oncol (2016) 27 (suppl 5): v50-v57 
Authors: F. Lordick, C. Mariette, K. Haustermans, R. Obermannová and D. Arnold

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Pancreatic Cancer

Cancer of the Pancreas: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2015 – Ann Oncol (2015) 26 (suppl 5): v56-v68.
Authors: M. Ducreux, A. Sa. Cuhna, C. Caramella, A. Hollebecque, P. Burtin, D. Goéré, T. Seufferlein, K. Haustermans, J. L. Van Laethem, T. Conroy, and D. Arnold

 

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Colon and Rectal Cancer

Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2014 – Ann Oncol (2014) 25 (suppl 3): iii1-iii9.

Authors: E. Van Cutsem, A. Cervantes, B. Nordlinger and D. Arnold

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Anal Cancer , Rare Cancers

Anal Cancer: ESMO-ESSO-ESTRO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2014 – Ann Oncol (2014) 25 (suppl 3): iii10-iii20.

Authors: R. Glynne-Jones, P. J. Nilsson, C. Aschele, V. Goh, D. Peiffert, A. Cervantes, and D. Arnold

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Colon and Rectal Cancer

Early Colon Cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2013 – Ann Oncol 2013; 24 (Suppl 6): vi64-vi72.

Authors: R. Labianca, B. Nordlinger, G. D. Beretta, S. Mosconi, M. Mandalà, A. Cervantes, D. Arnold

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Colon and Rectal Cancer , Rare Cancers

Familial Risk-Colorectal Cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2013 – Ann Oncol 2013; 24 (Suppl 6): vi73-vi80.

Authors: J. Balmaña, F. Balaguer, A. Cervantes, D. Arnold

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Colon and Rectal Cancer

ESMO Consensus Conference: Management of patients with colon and rectal cancer. A personalized approach to clinical decision making

Published in 2012 - Ann Oncol (2012) 23 (10): 2479-2516.
Authors: H. J. Schmoll, E. Van Cutsem, A. Stein, V. Valentini, B. Glimelius, K. Haustermans, B. Nordlinger, C. J. van de Velde, J. Balmana, J. Regula, I. D. Nagtegaal, R. G. Beets-Tan, D. Arnold, F. Ciardiello, P. Hoff, D. Kerr, C.H. Köhne, R. Labianca, T. Price, W. Scheithauer, A. Sobrero, J. Tabernero, D. Aderka, S. Barroso, G. Bodoky, J. Y. Douillard, H. El Ghazaly, J. Gallardo, A. Garin, R. Glynne-Jones, K. Jordan, A. Meshcheryakov, D. Papamichail, P. Pfeiffer, I. Souglakos, S. Turhal, A. Cervantes

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