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BLOG: Facebook advertising is powerful, individualized

April 25, 2017

With Facebook ads, you can individualize your message, according to Agustin L. Gonzalez, OD, FAAO, who advertises to a 15-mile radius from his office.

Fresenius Kabi to acquire Akorn

April 25, 2017
Akorn will be acquired by Fresenius Kabi for $4.3 billion, or $34 per share, according to a press release from the companies. Approximately $450 million of debt will…

Allergan's TrueTear granted marketing authorization

April 25, 2017
The TrueTear intranasal tear neurostimulator has been granted marketing authorization from the FDA, according to an Allergan press release. The hand-held stimulator is…

Postsurgical visual quality eventually equalizes with PRK, LASIK

April 25, 2017
Researchers found that eyes treated with LASIK had a better quality of vision than eyes treated with PRK 1 month after surgery, but vision quality normalized for both…

FDA grants NDA for intravitreal sirolimus for non-infectious uveitis of posterior segment

April 25, 2017
The FDA has accepted a new drug application for intravitreal sirolimus for the treatment of non-infectious uveitis of the posterior segment, Santen announced in a press…
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Treating Advanced Dry Age-related Macular Degeneration and Geographic Atrophy: Here and Now

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Allergan, Inc.

Dry eye disease (DED) is a condition of the ocular surface in which multiple factors are responsible for the…
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VIDEO: Health care reform creates practice challenges, opportunities

March 7, 2017
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VIDEO: ODs should recommend surgeon, procedure to patients who need transplants

March 13, 2017
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