COVID-19 prevalence and mortality in patients with cancer and the effect of primary tumour subtype and patient demographics: a prospective cohort study

In this study of 1044 adults with cancer enrolled in the UK Coronavirus Cancer Monitoring Project, all-cause fatality was significantly associated with increasing age; and patients with haematological malignancies had more severe COVID-19 vs. patients with solid organ tumours.


The Lancet Oncology