Most respondents in the survey did not want to visit hospital because of the  coronavirus. Photo: Felix Wong
Most respondents in the survey did not want to visit hospital because of the coronavirus. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong cancer screening rates fall by up to 44 per cent since onset of Covid-19 pandemic, survey finds

  • More than half of survey respondents worry visiting clinics or hospitals will increase the risk of contracting coronavirus
  • Colonoscopy rate has fallen the most, followed by the figure for pap smears

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Most respondents in the survey did not want to visit hospital because of the  coronavirus. Photo: Felix Wong
Most respondents in the survey did not want to visit hospital because of the coronavirus. Photo: Felix Wong
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