In conflict-affected areas, people experience significant challenges in health-care delivery, and this situation is even more extreme for patients with cancer. Until now, research on access to cancer treatment and care as well as cancer disparities in war-torn and post-war regions has been limited. Therefore, we advocate coordinated, global action to address this issue and implement evidence-based solutions.
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Mired, D., Johnson, S. & Tamamyan, G. Cancer disparities in war-torn and post-war regions. Nat Rev Cancer 20, 359–360 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41568-020-0274-x