Announcing Sight for A Vision Exchange Program S.A.V.E – Free Glaucoma Screening Events

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Dr. Lynnette P. Williams-Young a Refractive Fellow, S.A.V.E. Program Coordinator, in conjunction with National Glaucoma Awareness and support from Park Avenue Laser, Dr. Emil Chynn and Roman Iospa, CEO of BiCOM Inc. are providing a free Glaucoma screening events to the community.

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Caption: Dr. Lynnette P. Williams-Young and Roman Iospa, CEO BiCOM Inc at Community Screening Event.  Diaton tonometer was used to screen for eye pressure IOP

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Worlds Only Glaucoma Eye Test through Upper Eyelid Showcased At MEDICA 2008, Germany

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Through the eyelid Diaton Tonometer was exhibited at MEDICA 2008 in Dusseldorf, Germany. The event showcased

Tonometer Diaton’s ease of use and accuracy in measuring intraocular pressure levels (IOP) for detecting Glaucoma.

The device was extremely well received and interest in Tonometer Diaton was expressed by many of the 137,000 attendees.

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World Diabetes Day since 1991

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Diabetes is one of the most chronic diseases of childhood. It can strike children of any age including infants and toddlers.

World Diabetes Day focuses on children and adolescents to raise awareness of the diabetes and its impact on children.

Every child has a right to a long and healthy life. 

 

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Tonometer Diaton Is Exhibited At American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting 2008

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Unique Tonometer Diaton will be exhibited by BiCOM Inc. and Optimetrics Inc. at the AAO annual meeting, in Georgia. Diaton allows for

intraocular pressure (IOP)screening, detecting possible Glaucoma.

The American Academy Of Ophthalmology meeting is the largest floor exhibit in ophthalmology.

 

Demo and training will be provided at Booth # 1036.

The event will present the opportunity for professionals

in the field of vision to obtain free training and learn the clinically proven benefits of Tonometer Diaton.

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Auto Accidents, Vision Loss and Detection of Glaucoma with Tonometer Diaton

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Glaucoma has been found to increase the risk of unsafe driving and collisions.  Drivers with vision problems due to glaucoma

may be denied driving licenses.  Glaucoma screening and early detection is the key to halting further vision impairment,

and ensuring driving privileges, as well as safety.

BiCOM Inc. with its unique new screening device, Diaton Tonometer, now allows this eye test to be done simply,

quickly and painlessly.

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Unique Tonometry through EYELID is Presented at AAO 2008 Anaheim by BiCOM Inc

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Tonometer Diaton Glaucoma Eye Test is presented at the annual American Academy Of Optometry,

Anaheim 2008 , Booth # 545. Diaton Tonometer allows for quick non-contact screening of

IOP though EYELID, independent of the cornea. The eye care community is embracing

Tonometer Diaton for its ease of use and accuracy. Stop by BiCOM' Booth 545 to see the DEMO

 bicom  aaopt  Tonometer Diaton IOP THROUGH EYELID!

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BiCOM Brings Preventable Vision Loss into Focus on World Sight Day

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In an effort to bring global attention to blindness and vision impairment, October 9th is designated World Sight Day (WSD).

This annual event aims to raise public awareness of blindness and vision impairment.

The Vision 2020 Global Initiative along with BiCOM Inc. supports WSD in public education events. Concerns of vision health

are currently not at the forefront of global health issues, and WSD hopes to bring these preventable vision problems into focus.

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Tonometer Diaton a Glaucoma Exam Through the Eyelid is Presented at Vision Expo West, Las Vegas 2008

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Diaton tonometer a Glaucoma Exam through the Eyelid is presented at Vision Expo West, Las Vegas at

Sands Expo and Convention Center. Diaton Tonometer will be showcased by an industry leader in pre-owned and new

optical and ophthalmic equipment Vision Systems Inc (VSI)

BiCOM Inc. will support with demo and training at Booth LP1063. 

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Tonometer Diaton is presented at European Society of Cataract And Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) Berlin, Germany

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Unique Tonometer Diaton is presented at European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS)

meeting in the city of Berlin, Germany. Trans-scleral and Trans-palpebral (through the Eyelid) Tonometry

lets surgeons determine Intra-Ocular Pressure (IOP) shortly after surgery. The new Diaton

Tonometer allows for quick non-contact screening of IOP though eyelid, independent of the cornea.

Tonometer Diaton at ESCRS Berlin, Germany
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Governor David Paterson Was Attacked by Glaucoma – Are You at Risk?

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60 million Americans are at risk for developing glaucoma, as per The University of Washington Department of Ophthalmology.

Regretfully, such health issues are only brought to greater awareness once public figures such as New York Governor David Paterson

become affected. Governor Paterson was recently diagnosed with glaucoma and has undergone multiple surgeries, one of which

was to relieve the pressure in the eye. http://www.GlaucomaEyeTest.com

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XXVIII Mexican Congress of Ophthalmology Meets Tonometer Diaton

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DURANTE EL  XXVIII CONGRESO MEXICANO DE OFTALMOLOGÍA EN MÉRIDA

FARBAC BIOMEDICAL ESTARÁ HACIENDO EL LANZAMIENTO DEL TONÓMETRO DIATON. 

 

Estaremos en el stand # 712 en donde con gusto les atenderemos para que puedan verlo, probarlo personalmente y comprarlo.

 

Please visit Booth 712 for personalized demonstration of UNIQUE Tonometry through Eyelid 

 

 

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Tonometer Diaton Awarded Distribution Approval by Health Mexico!

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FarbaC Biomedical, a distributor of ophthalmic equipment in Mexico, reveals an advanced trans-scleral Diaton tonometer (Glaucoma Eye Test) to Mexico.

Diaton Tonometry is a unique approach to measuring intraocular pressure (IOP) by indentation THROUGH THE EYELID – painless, no contact with the cornea,

no anesthesia or sterilization is required. BiCOM’s pen-like, hand-held, portable diagnostic device is perfect for measuring eye pressure

and helps in diagnosis and prevention of blindness caused by glaucoma.

Tonometer Diaton is irreplaceable for mass glaucoma screenings in children and adults.

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Lions Clubs Conduct Glaucoma Screening and Educational Event with BiCOM’s Diaton Tonometer

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BiCOM Inc. in conjunction with The Lions Clubs of Staten Island held an educational/screening event to detect

and prevent glaucoma using hand held tonometer Diaton which screens through the eyelid without use of anesthetic drops.

The event was very successful, and the Lions Club members learned how to further their attempts to educate and screen

the public in order to prevent blindness.  Lions Club members are planning to add painless Diaton tonometry to

their health screening events.

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Tonometer Diaton Is Featured At American Society Of Cataract And Refractive Surgeons ASCRS Chicago 2008

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BiCOM Inc. is proud to present its unparalleled Trans-palpebral and Tras-scleral tonometer Diaton to the American Society of Cataract and

Refractive Surgery ASCRS on April 4th – 9th, 2008 hosted by the city of Chicago Booth # 1959. With FDA approval, CE MARK and

now Health Canada approval opens many international doors for BiCOM Inc., a global distributor of Diaton tonometer.

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BiCOM Obtains Health Canada Approval for Tonometer Diaton, Unique Glaucoma Eye Test Through Eyelid

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BiCOM’s Diaton tonometer has been awarded with Canadian Government Certificate, Medical License of Health Canada #76513. 

Now Health Canada approval in addition to USA Food & Drug FDA and CE MARK for the European market opens many international

doors for BiCOM Inc., a global distributor of advanced Diaton tonometer – unique tonometry (Glaucoma Eye Test) THROUGH THE EYELID.

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BiCOM Inc. Strives To Reach 2,000,000 Eyes On World Glaucoma Day Through Global Awareness Campaign!

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BiCOM Inc., a global distributor of Diaton tonometer (non-invasive tonometry through eyelid) has responded to the call for action from

World Glaucoma Association (WGA) and World Glaucoma Patient Association (WGPA) by advising and guiding all of its distributors located in

over 30 countries in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Middle East to participate in the World Glaucoma Day on March 6 through either

Screening or Awareness campaigns. www.GlaucomaEyeTest.com

 

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Tonometer Diaton Scores a Winning Goal at Barcelona ESCRS European Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Congress

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Trans-scleral and Trans-palpebral (through the Eyelid) Tonometry now allows surgeons to determine

Intra-Ocular Pressure (IOP) shortly after the surgery. 

The Congress and Exhibition of the 12th ESCRS Winter Meeting is being held @

Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Avenida Diagonal 661-671, 08028 Barcelona, Spain.

BiCOM, Inc. represents and supports tonometer Diaton in over 30 countries. BOOTH#36

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World Glaucoma Day Set For March 6th!

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In an effort to combat one of the main causes of blindness around the globe, the World Glaucoma Association

and the World Glaucoma Patient Organization have announced the first annual World Glaucoma Day,

to be observed on March 6, 2008.

BiCOM & its Tonometer Diaton welcomes the initiative and plans to support it.

Official World Glaucoma Day website: http://www.wgday.net

 

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