ESMO Open COVID-19 Collection

This collection of articles highlights all research relating to the COVID-19 pandemic published by ESMO Open and will continue to grow as new articles are published online. In the current climate, it is vital that research into the disease is as accessible as possible for clinicians, healthcare workers and researchers across the globe.

To explore more research, news, opinion pieces and resources published by The BMJ and BMJ Journals, visit BMJ’s Coronavirus Hub where all COVID-19 content is free to view.

For updates on the research published by the ESMO Open, be sure to follow @ESMO_Open on Twitter.

For ESMO’s recommendations on treating cancer during the COVID-19 pandemic, read the supplement “ESMO management and treatment adapted recommendations in the COVID-19 era” which will be updated with new articles regularly.

Cancer care during the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Italy: young oncologists’ perspective
Lambertini, Toss, Passaro et al
Listen to this Editorial’s accompanying podcast here.

How we treat patients with lung cancer during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: primum non nocere
Banna, Curioni-Fontecedro, Friedlaender, Addeo
Read a letter by Provencio and Ruano-Raviña responding to this paper here.
Read the original authors’ response here.

Radiation therapy during the coronavirus disease 2019 (covid-19) pandemic in Italy: a view of the nation’s young oncologists
Meattini, Franco, Belgioia et al

Indications regarding the management of interventional clinical trials with drugs during the current COVID-19 emergency in Italy
Pinto, Cagnazzo

Editorial debate: Challenges an oncologist has to face during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic within a universal healthcare system
Porta, Camillo

Editorial debate: Challenges we oncologists, working within a universal healthcare system, have to face in these hard times
Andrés Cervantes

Call for ensuring cancer care continuity during COVID-19 pandemic
Tagliamento, Lambertini, Genova et al

How we treat patients with brain tumour during the COVID-19 pandemic
Weller, Preusser

Impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on cancer patient flow and management: experience from a large university hospital in Spain
Manso, De Velasco, Paz-Ares

Can multigene assays widen their clinical usefulness in early breast cancer treatment choice during the current COVID-19 outbreak in Italy?
Zambelli, Tondini

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on treatment patterns in metastatic clear cell renal cell carcinoma
Aeppli, Eboulet, Eisen, et al

ESMO management and treatment adapted recommendations in the COVID-19 era: gynaecological malignancies
Colombo, Zaccarelli2, Del Grande, et al