Cancer

Doctor on Call: Safe Cancer Treatment During COVID-19

For patients needing treatment for cancer, worries over COVID-19 can be especially concerning as many cancer treatments can weaken the immune system. These fears leave some patients weighing the risk of delaying treatment. In this segment of TriHealth’s Doctor on Call, Mark Witte, Executive Director of the TriHealth Cancer Institute, addresses those concerns and explains that TriHealth facilities are taking extensive precautions to ensure cleanliness and limit exposure to protect both patients and care providers.

Doctor on Call is a segment in partnership with WCPO-TV featuring TriHealth physicians answering medical questions submitted by viewers to WCPO. You can submit a question here.

 

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Last Updated: May 13, 2020