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6 months ago

Worrying slump in cancer assessments due to pandemic

KentOnline / KMTV
KentOnline / KMTV
Cancer care in Kent and the rest of England's been hugely disrupted by the pandemic with a major drop in the number of urgent referrals by GPs.
Figures released today show that patients being assessed by a cancer doctor fell by 60 per cent compared to last year. Charities have warned the disruption to services will have a devastating effect.
We've been speaking to Ashford GP Jack Jacobs about this very issue.