The American College of Radiology (ACR) is a national professional organization serving more than 32,000 radiologists, radiation oncologists, interventional radiologists and medical physicists with programs focusing on the practice of radiology and the delivery of comprehensive health care services.
About US Oncology
US Oncology, headquartered in Houston, works closely with physicians, manufacturers and payers to identify and deliver innovative services that enhance patient access to advanced cancer care. US Oncology supports one of the nation's foremost cancer treatment and research networks, accelerating the availability and use of evidence-based medicine and shared best practices.
US Oncology's expertise in supporting every aspect of the cancer care delivery system -- from drug development to treatment and outcomes measurement, enables the company to help increase the efficiency and safety of cancer care. According to the company's last quarterly earnings report, US Oncology is affiliated with 1,220 physicians operating in 480 locations, including 92 radiation oncology facilities in 39 states. For more information, visit the company's Web site, http://www.usoncology.com.
About US Oncology Research
The US Oncology Research network is an established community-based
research operation specializing in comprehensive Phase I-IV trials and
translational Phase I research. The research network is currently enrolling
patients at 109 research sites, and is involved in 63 open trials.
Supported by US Oncology, the network has played a pivotal role in 24 of
the last 30 cancer drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration and
more than 32,000 patients have participated in clinical trials. For more
information, visit the "Research" section und
|SOURCE US Oncology|
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