Analyses of risk, racial disparity, outcomes among US patients with cancer, COVID-19 infection

What The Study Did: This study investigated how patients with specific types of cancer are at risk for COVID-19 infection and its adverse outcomes and whether there are cancer-specific race disparities for COVID-19 infection.

Authors: Nathan A. Berger, M.D.,  and Rong Xu, Ph.D., of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, are the corresponding authors.

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(doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.6178)

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