The UKCCMP continues to provide the highest quality evaluations into the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on cancer patients. Each of these studies have helped us to monitor safeguard and protect those liviing with cancer. We are honoured that our work continues to be at the forefront of the global COVID/Cancer pandemic efforts.

 

Academic Outputs

 

Key findings from the UKCCMP cohort of 877 patients with haematological malignancy and COVID-19: disease control as an important factor relative to recent chemotherapy or anti-CD20 therapy. Booth et al. British Journal of Haematology 2021

 

COVID-19 in children with haematological malignancies, Millen et al, Archives of disease in childhood 2021
Severity of COVID-19 in children with cancer: Report from the United Kingdom Paediatric Coronavirus Cancer Monitoring Project, Millen et al, BJC 2021

 

COVID-19 prevalence and mortality in patients with cancer and the effect of primary tumour subtype and patient demographics: a prospective cohort study, Lee et al, Lancet Oncology 2020

 

COVID-19 mortality in patients with cancer on chemotherapy or other anticancer treatments: a prospective cohort study, Lee et al, Lancet 2020

 

The UK Coronavirus Cancer Monitoring Project: protecting patients with cancer in the era of COVID-19, Iris et al, Lancet Oncology 2020.

 

Crowdsourcing a crisis response for COVID-19 in oncology, Desai et al, Nature Cancer 2020.

 

Caring for patients with cancer in the COVID-19 era, Haar et al, Nature Medicine 2020

 

Immune Checkpoint Blockade: Releasing the breaks or a protective barrier to COVID-19 severe acute respiratory syndrome?”, Pickles et al, British Journal of Cancer 2020.

 

Coronavirus Disease 2019: The pivotal role of UK Clinical Oncology and the UK Coronavirus Cancer Monitoring Project, Best et al, Clinical Oncology 2020.

 

The Response of the UK Clinical Oncology Community to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Lewis et al, The Royal College of Radiologists 2020.

 

Academic links

https://www.birminghamhealthpartners.co.uk/uk-coronavirus-cancer-monitoring-project-with-leadership-from-birmingham/

https://crukcambridgecentre.org.uk/research/programmes/paediatric-cancer/covid19

https://www.theacp.org.uk/resources/covid-19

https://www.leeds.ac.uk/news/article/4567/leeds_jointly_launches_first_cancer_coronavirus_registry

http://www.velindrecc.wales.nhs.uk/news/52436

https://www.ed.ac.uk/cancer-centre/news-and-events/news-2020/fellow-scotland-coronavirus-cancer-programme

https://ccc19.org/other-efforts

http://www.cancercentre.ox.ac.uk/oxford-joins-cancer-coronavirus-registry-project/

https://www.cidrap.umn.edu/news-perspective/2020/05/studies-highlight-covid-19-impact-cancer-patients

Mainstream/Printed Press links

https://ecancer.org/en/video/8920-the-uk-coronavirus-cancer-monitoring-project

https://oncology.medicinematters.com/comorbidities/covid-19/uk-based-cancer-and-coronavirus-registry-initiated/17843606

https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/funding-for-researchers/research-features/2020-04-06-covid-19-open-letter-to-cancer-researchers

https://www.univadis.co.uk/viewarticle/first-of-its-kind-cancer-coronavirus-registry-launched-in-the-uk-716483

https://www.rcr.ac.uk/college/coronavirus-covid-19-what-rcr-doing/clinical-information/coronavirus-covid-19-clinical

https://oncology.medicinematters.com/covid-19/comorbidities/uk-coronavirus-cancer-monitoring-project/18002270

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-8367365/Cancer-coronavirus-dangerous-mix-new-studies-find.html

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-8394687/Is-safe-2-2million-Britons-shielding-ten-weeks-finally-outside.html

https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/cancer-coronavirus-are-dangerous-mix-new-studies-find-n1217006

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05-29/coronavirus-covid-19-update-new-zealand-eradication-australia/12297836

https://www.washingtonpost.com/gdpr-consent/?next_url=https%3a%2f%2fwww.washingtonpost.com%2fhealth%2fcancer-coronavirus-are-a-dangerous-mix-new-studies-find%2f2020%2f05%2f28%2ff73f1616-a11e-11ea-be06-af5514ee0385_story.html

https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2020/05/28/health/ap-us-med-virus-outbreak-cancer-patients-1st-ld-writethru.html

https://globalnews.ca/news/7001841/coronavirus-cancer-study/

https://www.taipeitimes.com/News/world/archives/2020/05/30/2003737313

https://www.firstpost.com/tech/science/former-or-current-cancer-patients-infected-with-coronavirus-have-higher-death-rates-finds-new-study-8423331.html

https://www.wsj.com/articles/higher-death-rates-found-among-cancer-patients-with-covid-19-11590697230

https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/18450555.coronavirus-fresh-blow-cancer-patients-charity-boss-admits-potentially-life-saving-new-drug-trials-hold-2021/

https://www.companynewshq.com/company-news/university-news/covid-19-mortality-in-hospitalised-cancer-patients-is-not-significantly-affected-by-anti-cancer-treatments-study-finds/

https://www.somersetlive.co.uk/news/health/living-cancer-during-lockdown-its-4080427

https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/news/latest/2020/05/covid-mortality-in-hospitalised-cancer-patients-is-not-significantly-affected-by-anti-cancer-treatments-study-finds.aspx

https://www.jackfm.co.uk/news/oxfordshire-news/researchers-dont-believe-chemo-patients-are-at-an-increased-risk-of-dying-from-covid-19/

https://www.esmo.org/oncology-news/covid-19-mortality-in-uk-patients-with-cancer-on-anticancer-treatments-described

https://www.explica.co/studies-show-cancer-and-coronavirus-combination-may-be-lethal-2/

https://www.medicinenet.com/restructuring_cancer_care_in_the_era_of_covid-19-news.htm

https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&ved=2ahUKEwjztP3Sue_pAhWPh1wKHVrqDKI4ChAWMAZ6BAgHEAE&url=https%3A%2F%2Fmedicalxpress.com%2Fpdf509943460.pdf&usg=AOvVaw1RGQyU6PXEHmr2q6zNBM3i

https://www.southportreporter.com/-southport-mersey-reporter-/alerts/31-May-2020.shtml

https://bloodcancer.org.uk/news/how-should-coronavirus-shielding-guidance-blood-cancer-change/

https://www.cclg.org.uk/coronavirus-data

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/medicine-matters-oncology/id1469881664

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UK_Coronavirus_Cancer_Monitoring_Project