Cancer care

Study shows little change in systemic anticancer treatments during pandemic

Despite reductions in cancer screening, diagnoses and surgeries during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, systemic cancer treatment was not substantially affected, Australian research shows. A population-based study of cancer medicines dispensing, initiations and discontinuations found only small and temporary changes during COVID-19 compared to pre-pandemic levels. The PBS data showed no significant changes ...

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