Policy and Methodological Documents

On this page you can find copies of the Guidelines Office’s methodological and procedural documents.

EAU Handbook for Guidelines Development

The purpose of this handbook is to provide advice on developing an EAU guideline and the methods used. It aims to provide a clear path through the process and seeks to ensure that the resulting guidelines have credibility and meet the EAU’s criteria for content, methods and presentation.

EAU Guidelines Production Handbook

Version: 002.17

Publication Date: 06 July 2017

Managing conflicts of interest in the EAU Guidelines

The ultimate goal of this Policy is to protect the integrity and credibility of all activities related to the production of the EAU’s Clinical Guidelines. To safeguard public trust and confidence in the EAU Guidelines Office (GO), their output, and all those involved in the development and promotion of their Guidelines and any derivative products.

Managing Conflict of Interest

Version: 001.17

Publication Date: 06 July 2017

EAU Guidelines Systematic Reviews Methods and Processes Handbook

The purpose of this handbook is to provide advice on the methods and processes involved in producing a systematic review for the EAU Guidelines Office.

EAU Guidelines Systematic Reviews Methods and Processes Handbook

Version: 001.16

Publication Date: 15 July 2016