TITLE

Impotence clinic flops in wake of Viagra

AUTHOR(S)
Hofman, Mike
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Inc.;May99, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Integrated Medical Resources Inc., a national chain of clinics specialized in diagnosing and treating impotence. Information on founder Troy Burns; Competition created by the impotence drug, Viagra; Decline of the company's revenues.
ACCESSION #
1805605

 

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