In this series of videos from LUNGevity, oncologist Zosia Piotrowska, MD, MHS, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, addresses many of the questions and concerns raised in regard to coronavirus COVID-19 and patients with lung cancer.
Oncologist Dr. Zosia Piotrowska addresses some specific questions about the impact of COVID-19. She discusses dealing with anxiety, symptoms, who is most at risk for the illness, how it is spread, how to avoid getting the illness, and the available treatments.
Dr. Zosia Piotrowska explains why COVID-19 is of special concern for patients with lung cancer and their caregivers. She addresses the question of treatment-related compromised immunity and the illness.
Some of the most frequently asked questions about COVID-19 include travel, social distancing, and other day-to-day matters for patients with lung cancer. Oncologist Dr. Zosia Piotrowska provides some answers.
Last modified: April 15, 2020
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