Reducing the risk of contracting COVID-19 in patients with NSCLC (IT)

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Published: 2 Mar 2021
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Dr Giuseppe Giaccone, Dr Neal Navani, Professor Eric Lim

Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide, with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) accounting for more than 85% of cases.

The current COVID-19 pandemic has introduced a number of difficulties for the management of patients with NSCLC.

Patients are at an increased risk of COVID-19 and its related complications, while the restrictions to daily life have also impacted appointment and treatment schedules and patients' mental health.

In this video, Dr Giuseppe Giaccone (Weill Cornell Medicine, New York City, USA) is joined by Dr Neal Navani (University College London, London, UK)
and Professor Eric Lim (Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK) and they look to discuss how we can prevent COVID-19 in patients with lung cancer.

(IT)

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