EAU-ESMO consensus statements on the management of advanced and variant bladder cancer-an international collaborative multi-stakeholder effort: under the auspices of the EAU and ESMO Guidelines Committees.
A Horwich, M Babjuk, J Bellmunt, HM Bruins, TM De Reijke, M De Santis, S Gillessen, N James, S Maclennan, J Palou, T Powles, MJ Ribal, SF Shariat, T Van Der Kwast, E Xylinas, N Agarwal, T Arends, A Bamias, A Birtle, PC Black Show all
Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology | Published : 2019
BACKGROUND: Although guidelines exist for advanced and variant bladder cancer management, evidence is limited/conflicting in some areas and the optimal approach remains controversial. OBJECTIVE: To bring together a large multidisciplinary group of experts to develop consensus statements on controversial topics in bladder cancer management. DESIGN: A steering committee compiled proposed statements regarding advanced and variant bladder cancer management which were assessed by 113 experts in a Delphi survey. Statements not reaching consensus were reviewed; those prioritised were revised by a panel of 45 experts before voting during a consensus conference. SETTING: Online Delphi survey and cons..View full abstract