Professor Gordon Wishart speaks with Times Radio on the unexpected impact of the fuel crisis on cancer treatment

Professor Gordon Wishart, Check4Cancer’s Chief Medical Officer and Visiting Professor of Cancer Surgery at Anglia Ruskin University speaks with Matt Chorley at the Times Radio on the unexpected impact of the fuel crisis on cancer treatment. With the huge upsurge in patients being diagnosed with cancer since lockdown, cancer treatment in England is already strained and the fuel crisis has further exacerbated these delays.  Hospitals are having to defer appointments and treatment due to key workers and patients not being able to get to hospital and receive treatment in a timely fashion.

You can listen to the interview in full here.  Professor Gordon Wishart speaks with Matt on the top stories slot from 10:00 – 10:35 (listen at 26:33).