According to Physician’s Weekly, studies show that there is growing evidence that the Covid-19 pandemic is leading to significant delays in the diagnosis of cancer across the globe, which could result in thousands of potentially avoidable deaths from the disease. Suspension of routine screening services have been common as social distancing and lockdowns remain in place in many parts of the world. To read more about this, click the button below to read the full article by Physican’s Weekly.
We understand these catastrophic times are challenging, but delaying can have a serious, or deadly, impact. Feel free to reach out to the Health Navigation Team for guidance.