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COVID-19 & cancer

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24-02-2021 | COVID-19 | News

Survey reveals willingness of cancer patients to receive COVID-19 vaccine

A survey of patients attending four French cancer centers shows that over half are willing to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

11-01-2021 | COVID-19 | News

COVID-19 rate ‘low’ in patients receiving anticancer therapy

Patients receiving antitumor treatments may have a higher risk for acquiring SARS-CoV-2 infection than the general population, but overall the incidence appears to be low, say Italian researchers.

09-12-2020 | COVID-19 | News

Cancer survivors may be at high risk for poor COVID-19 outcomes

Having a high prevalence of chronic conditions associated with severe COVID-19 and an increased risk for influenza hospitalization or death may indicate that cancer survivors are at increased risk poor COVID-19 outcomes, UK study data suggest.

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