Clinical practice · Perio Insight · New Classification
Clinicians welcome new classification but raise concerns
“A milestone for the perio world,” a “real improvement in the periodontology field,” and an approach that “should provide an overall consistent approach to diagnosis and management for our patients, who will have better lives as a result.”
Latest edition of Perio Insight focuses on laser therapy
The new edition of Perio Insight, the EFP magazine devoted to periodontal science and clinical practice, offers an in-depth analysis of the use of lasers in periodontal and peri-implant therapy.
Perio Master Clinic 2019 in Hong Kong will feature top line-up of specialists
Perio Master Clinic 2019, which takes place in Hong Kong in March next year, will feature an array of leading clinicians from around the world who will share their insights on the prevention and treatment of soft- and hard-tissue defects in relation to peri-implantitis.
Use of L-PRF in regeneration under spotlight at Leuven meeting
At a three-day meeting organised by the periodontal department of the Catholic University of Leuven (Belgium) – one of the 16 universities to offer EFP-accredited postgraduate education in periodontology – clinicians heard from experts about the latest developments in the use of L-PRF in the regeneration of hard and soft tissues.
New series of JCP Digest opens with review of use of antibiotics in periodontal therapy
A new series of the EFP research summary JCP Digest begins with an account of a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised, placebo-controlled trials involving the use of antibiotics in periodontal therapy.
Perio Contest winner is case report on severe periodontitis
The prize for Perio Contest 2018 was awarded on the final day of EuroPerio9 to Teresa Chanting Sun (Taiwan) for a case report on the comprehensive management of the severe periodontitis patient.
Clinical practice · Science · EuroPerio · New Classification
EFP and AAP will work together to disseminate new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases unveiled at EuroPerio9
The EFP and the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) have pledged to develop strategies to disseminate the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases, unveiled at EuroPerio9 on Friday 22 June.