From our friends at Healthgrades comes this list of seven side jobs that an oncologist may be able to take on, such as freelance writing or consulting. Despite working 60 to 80 hours a week or more, there is something to be said for raising your profile, pursuing a passion, or diversifying your skill set […]
In this study from the Journal of Clinical Oncology, the authors attempted to characterize the cancer-associated risk factors for COVID-19 adverse outcomes. Their hypothesis was that cytotoxic chemotherapy administered within 35 days of a COVID-19 diagnosis is associated with an increased hazard ratio (HR) of severe or critical COVID-19. Were they right?
In this article from MedPage Today, sources claim the pandemic is a major reason for the spike, with some applicants finding a calling in medicine, while others are looking for something to fill idle time or combat uncertainty. No matter the reason, the potential for even stiffer competition is there as student slots remain largely […]