Cancer and COVID-19: Facing the ‘C Words’

JAMA Oncology

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What The Article Says: This essay discusses similarities between a doctor’s experiences with diagnoses of cancer and COVID-19.

Author: Urvi A. Shah, M.D., of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, is the author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.1848)

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