The Working Procedures of the IARC Handbooks of Cancer Prevention describe the objective and scope of the programme, the scientific principles and procedures used in developing a Handbook, the types of evidence considered, and the scientific criteria that guide the evaluations.
1. Characteristics and occurrence of the intervention
2. Studies of cancer prevention in humans
3. Studies of cancer prevention in experimental animals
4. Mechanistic and other relevant data
5. Summary of data
6. Evaluation and rationale
Posted 5 April 2016