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Rebecca M. Shulman, David S. Weinberg, Eric A. Ross, Karen Ruth, Glenn F. Rall, Anthony J. Olszanski, James Helstrom, Michael J. Hall, Julia Judd, David Y.T. Chen, Robert G. Uzzo, Timothy P. Dougherty, Riley Williams, Daniel M. Geynisman, Carolyn Y. Fang, Richard I. Fisher, Marshall Strother, Erica Huelsmann, Sunil Adige, Peter D. Whooley, Kevin Zarrabi, Brinda Gupta, Pritish Iyer, Melissa McShane, Hilario Yankey, Charles T. Lee, Nina Burbure, Lauren E. Laderman, Julie Giurintano, Samuel Reiss, and Eric M. Horwitz

Background More than 338 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine were administered in the United States from December 2020 to July 2021. This far-reaching public health initiative generated 5,325 reports of vaccine-related deaths. 1 , 2 Although

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Masumi Ueda, Renato Martins, Paul C. Hendrie, Terry McDonnell, Jennie R. Crews, Tracy L. Wong, Brittany McCreery, Barbara Jagels, Aaron Crane, David R. Byrd, Steven A. Pergam, Nancy E. Davidson, Catherine Liu, and F. Marc Stewart

The first confirmed case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the United States was reported on January 20, 2020, in Snohomish County, Washington. 1 As of March 14, 2020, Washington state had 642 cases and 40 deaths. 2 In the United States

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Nicole A. Arrato, Stephen B. Lo, Clarence A. Coker, Jonathan J. Covarrubias, Tessa R. Blevins, Sarah A. Reisinger, Carolyn J. Presley, Peter G. Shields, and Barbara L. Andersen

Background Patients with cancer are more vulnerable to COVID-19 than otherwise healthy individuals. Patients with lung cancer (LC) are uniquely vulnerable to coronaviral pneumonias (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 [SARS-CoV-2

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Margaret Tempero

, Texas hospitals at this very moment are scrambling for beds and ventilators, and other states are facing similar crises. This will be a long road to recovery. Surprisingly, COVID-19 has affected JNCCN too. The first thing we noticed was a flood of

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Jessica M. Sugalski, Theresa Franco, Lawrence N. Shulman, Elizabeth Souza, Ephraim Hochberg, Anne Chiang, Scott Lawrence, Diana Krause, and Timothy Kubal

, two-thirds of community hospitals are affiliated with a larger hospital system. 2 During the COVID-19 pandemic, the ability to shift appropriate care away from the main cancer center to network sites in surrounding communities was a key coping

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Elizabeth A. Griffiths, Laura M. Alwan, Kimo Bachiashvili, Anna Brown, Rita Cool, Peter Curtin, Mark B. Geyer, Ivana Gojo, Avyakta Kallam, Wajih Z. Kidwai, Dwight D. Kloth, Eric H. Kraut, Gary H. Lyman, Sudipto Mukherjee, Lia E. Perez, Rachel P. Rosovsky, Vivek Roy, Hope S. Rugo, Sumithira Vasu, Martha Wadleigh, Peter Westervelt, and Pamela S. Becker

In December 2019, a cluster of acute respiratory illness, now known as “SARS-CoV-2–associated pneumonia” or “clinical COVID-19,” emerged in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. 1 This illness has spread rapidly worldwide and as of June 12, 2020

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Elizabeth A. Griffiths, Laura M. Alwan, Kimo Bachiashvili, Anna Brown, Rita Cool, Peter Curtin, Mark B. Geyer, Ivana Gojo, Avyakta Kallam, Wajih Z. Kidwai, Dwight D. Kloth, Eric H. Kraut, Gary H. Lyman, Sudipto Mukherjee, Lia E. Perez, Rachel P. Rosovsky, Vivek Roy, Hope S. Rugo, Sumithira Vasu, Martha Wadleigh, Peter Westervelt, and Pamela S. Becker

In December 2019, a cluster of acute respiratory illness, now known as “SARS-CoV-2–associated pneumonia” or “clinical COVID-19,” emerged in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. 1 This illness has spread rapidly worldwide and as of June 12, 2020, had been

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The Cancer Center Cessation Initiative Telehealth Working Group

Background The COVID-19 pandemic precipitated a rapid transformation in US healthcare delivery. Providers and systems abruptly shifted from in-person to virtual telehealth visits using digital video and audio tools. 1 Healthcare systems rapidly

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Margaret Tempero

ambulate with a walker, but every step is painful due to severe sciatica. Of course, because of her living situation, I was told to take her for a COVID-19 test before her minor surgical procedure, which would mean a 4-hour round-trip drive for me and a

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Margaret Tempero

importantly, about the safety of our patients. COVID-19 and cancer is a very bad combination. But the fight to protect patients with cancer from COVID-19 is only part of the story; more trouble is coming. Many have wondered why clinic volumes are down and why