In order to inform patients about their treatment options, ASTRO has an up-to-date brochure that patients use to deal with their healthcare provider when considering radiotherapy speak developed as part of their treatment. The brochure also helps patients find support groups and information about clinical trials.

ASTRO is the largest radiation oncology society in the world to specialize with more than 8,000 members in the treatment of patients with radiation therapies. As the leading organization in radiation oncology, biology and physics, the Society is to promote the practice of radiation oncology by promoting excellence in patient care, providing opportunities for educational and professional development, promoting research and disseminating research results and representing radiation oncology dedicated in a rapidly evolving socioeconomic healthcare.Continue reading

About APP Pharmaceuticals,APP Pharmaceuticals is a fully integrated pharmaceutical company, producing develops and markets injectable pharmaceutical products with a focus on the areas of oncology, anti-infective, anesthetic / analgesic and critical care markets. The company offers one of the broadest product portfolios in hospitals, care facilities, alternate care sites and clinics in North America and manufactures a comprehensive range of dosage formulations. Fresenius Kabi Pharmaceuticals Holding, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fresenius Kabi AG, acquired APP Pharmaceuticals, September 2008. For more information about APP Pharmaceuticals.

APP packed penicillin G in 5 million and 20 million units of single-dose vials. APP penicillin G AP-rated, bar – and latex – free. According to IMS data, 2008 sales of this product were in the United States approximately $ 16.4 million1.Continue reading