International Journal of

Cancer and Clinical ResearchISSN: 2378-3419

Early Online

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2378-3419/1410165

Treatment of Cancer Patients in the Era of the Covid-19 Pandemic

Budi Tulaka, Harlinda Haroen, Linda Wilhelma Ancella Rotty, Pearla Fidei Cindy Lasut and Cecilia Hendratta

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: April 18, 2022

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by novel coronavirus and has reached pandemic state. Cancer patients have increase susceptibility to infection caused by the malignancy itself and anticancer systemic therapy. Based on individual patient assessment, the oncologist's decision regarding the need for immediate oncological intervention classifies patients into 'urgent' and 'non-urgent' conditions. Consideration of risk and benefit for active interventio...

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