EFP and AAP will stage joint workshop in 2017 on classification of perio and peri-implant diseases
The EFP and the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) have announced that they will hold a joint scientific workshop in 2017 devoted to a new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases.
JCP Digest 06 explores links between weight gain and periodontal disease
People who are overweight or obese have an increased risk of developing periodontitis, according to research published in JCP Digest 06 (2015:42).
Dutch society’s autumn congress put spotlight on prevention of periodontal diseases and new guidelines on peri-implantitis
The NVvP, the periodontology society of the Netherlands, held its autumn congress on November 27 with the focus very much on the conclusions agreed by the EFP Prevention Workshop.
Podcast of Prevention Workshop webinar is now available for viewing
The podcast recording of the November 9 Prevention Workshop webinar – in which the four co-chairmen explained guidelines to prevent periodontal disease and peri-implantitis – is now available for viewing.
Modern strategies for perio and aesthetics provide focus for Austrian perio society’s winter symposium
The Austrian Society of Periodontology (ÖGP) holds a winter symposium from December 4 to 6, in which leading experts address the subject of ‘Perio and aesthetics – modern strategies’.
JCP Digest 05 assesses cost-effectiveness of non-surgical treatments for peri-implantitis
A study of the cost-effectiveness of non-surgical treatments for peri-implantitis, a summary of which has been published in JCP Digest05 (2015:42), ranked treatments in terms of value for money but concluded that more evidence was needed to be able to reach firm conclusions.