Tag: Covid-19 and cancer

Free UK Tool Could Help Guide COVID Care for Cancer Patients

An online support tool for healthcare professionals that recommends whether to admit or discharge a cancer patient with COVID-19, based on their risk of a...

Clinical Factors and Treatment Tied to COVID-19 Mortality

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Mortality in patients with COVID-19 and cancer is associated with general...

No Increase in Risk of Death From COVID-19 in Cancer Patients

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Immune checkpoint inhibition was not associated with an increased mortality risk...

OK to Treat Many Cancer Patients Despite Pandemic, Says ESMO

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. In the era of COVID-19, cancer treatment should not be discontinued...

Higher Death Rate in Cancer Patients With Nosocomial COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Hospitalized cancer patients have a high risk of nosocomial COVID-19 that...

The ‘New Normal’ Is Not Temporary

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MAY 15, 2020 — It is a widely embraced concept in oncology, both by those...

I’ve Never Been More Emotionally Exhausted

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MAY 06, 2020 — In the oncology division, we have been taking turns as the inpatient...

COVID-19 Daily: Male Vulnerability, Semen Study

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

Trending Clinical Topic: Cancer and COVID-19

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MAY 01, 2020 –News about the prevalence of cancer among patients with COVID-19 and concerns...

Will Coronavirus Restrictions Lead to More Advanced Cancers?

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 22, 2020 — My pathology lab once faced a daily flood of colon polyps, pap smears,...

Every Obituary Deserves to Be Read

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 20, 2020 — I am looking outside my window on a Sunday evening. The day was...