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AMO acquisition puts focus on the patient, J&J chairman says

AMO acquisition puts focus on the patient, J&J chairman says
February 27, 2017

Johnson & Johnson completed the acquisition of Abbott Medical Optics in an all-cash $4.325 billion payment, according to a J&J press release issued today.

The transaction includes ophthalmic products in three areas of patient care: cataract surgery, laser refractive surgery and consumer eye health, and the combined organization will operate under the name Johnson & Johnson Vision (J&J Vision).

Bausch + Lomb, Nicox resubmit NDA for latanoprostene bunod

February 27, 2017
Bausch + Lomb and Nicox have resubmitted a new drug application to the FDA for approval of latanoprostene bunod ophthalmic solution 0.024% once-daily eye drops…

BLOG: Patty Hosch: An unsung mentor

February 27, 2017
Ophthalmology in the 1990s was such an exciting place to grow up. And it was within ophthalmology that I met Patty Hosch, who for most of her ophthalmic career worked

Strategies for enhancing outcomes in cataract surgery for glaucoma

February 27, 2017
In an era in which we are protecting the quality of our patients’ vision over longer periods of time, often for decades, we are more frequently in the position to…
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OCT changes identify DME treatment failure

February 26, 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The persistence of macular edema seen on OCT is the hallmark of treatment failure for patients with diabetic macular edema, according to a…
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Functional and Morphological Evaluation of Traumatized Eyes With Berlin's Edema Affecting the Macula Using mfERG, Microperimetry, and SD-OCT

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, February 2017, Volume 48 Issue 2
To describe the structural and functional changes that occur in traumatic Berlin's edema involving the macula through…
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Best of Retina Forum® 2016 - Diabetic Retinopathy: A Revolution in Treatment Options

This activity is supported by educational grants from Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc. and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is an insidious, progressive disease. Diabetic macular edema (DME), which can occur at any…
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Hawaiian Eye/Retina Meeting

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VIDEO: Surgeons present a novel approach to presbyopia laser surgery

February 19, 2017
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