New microkeratome heads offer improved safety profile

June 15, 2003

San Francisco-New heads available for the Amadeus microkeratome (AMO) are safe and effective in creating lamellar flaps with good consistency and have minimized the incidence of epithelial defects that were somewhat prominent with previous equipment, said David T. Vroman, MD, during the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery annual meeting here.