It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of dr. Professor Dezső Schuler, Professor Emeritus of the II. Department of Paediatrics at the Semmelweis University (Budapest, Hungary). He passed away on 9th of September 2020, in his 93rd year of life.
What do we know about childhood cancer services around the world? We know that there is gross inequity – that where you live often determines whether you live. Children with cancer in high-income countries have an 80% chance of being cured, while those in low-income countries may have no chance at all. We speculated about the reasons but we need the data to start crafting the solutions.