This excerpt taken from the EYE 8-K filed Feb 16, 2005.
UPDATE TIMELINE ON EXPECTED MERGER COMPLETION
(SANTA ANA, CA & SANTA CLARA, CA), February 15, 2005 Advanced Medical Optics, Inc. (AMO) [NYSE: AVO] and VISX, Incorporated (VISX) [NYSE: EYE] today announced that they now expect to complete their proposed merger during the second quarter of 2005. Earlier the companies had indicated they were working to complete the merger during the first quarter of 2005. The companies are awaiting the completion of their respective year-end audited financial statements, which are now required to be included in their joint proxy statement/prospectus under applicable securities laws, prior to scheduling their respective stockholder meetings and mailing the joint proxy statement/prospectus to their stockholders.