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Table 2 Knowledge gaps requiring investment

From: The current state of acute oncology training for emergency physicians: a narrative review

Gaps in current curriculum
 Effects of oncology treatment on common emergency presentations
 Immunotherapy treatments and associated immune-related adverse events (irAEs)
 Need for emergent oncological treatment of the newly diagnosed cancer patient with cancer
 Surgical procedures and complications in patients with cancer
 Symptom and side effect management in patients with cancer
Gaps in research efforts
 Care utilization across the age continuum and rural/urban divide
 Diagnostic pathways
 Implementation science barriers to oncology evidence-based medicine
 Risk stratification
 Social determinants of health affecting acute care of patients with cancer