TITLE

Selling to Allergists

AUTHOR(S)
Kuchna, John; de Gennaro, Renee
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Jul2009, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the allergists and immunologists in the U.S. It notes that both treat diseases associated to the immune system and think in terms of patient cases. It points out that allergy and immunology practices have various environment as some work in private or group practices. Moreover, allergy and immunology field is also considered an exciting and changing discipline.
ACCESSION #
42732623

 

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