Novel NIPSA technique shows promise in managing combined intra-suprabony periodontal defects
There are promising results from a new technique for the regenerative treatment of deep intra-bony defects: the non-incised papillae surgical approach (NIPSA).
EFP highlights perio-diabetes link on World Diabetes Day
The EFP marks World Diabetes Day on November 14 by issuing a reminder of the important links between periodontitis and diabetes and emphasising the need for dentists and doctors to work together to combat both diseases.
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Full set of expert videos on new classification is now available
A comprehensive full set of videos in which experts explain the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions has been released by the EFP.
Perio Insight focuses on research presentations at Postgraduate Symposium
The latest edition of the EFP magazine Perio Insight highlights research presentations given at the EFP Postgraduate Symposium, held in Sweden in September.
Immediate implant placement plus alveolar-ridge preservation ‘may reduce treatment time’
The immediate placement of dental implants combined with alveolar-ridge preservation (ARP) may be a viable option to reduce overall treatment time, according to research summarised in the latest issue of JCP Digest.
Periodontitis patients have ‘higher risk of stroke’
Patients with periodontitis have a higher risk of ischaemic stroke and a higher mortality from the disease compared with patients with gingivitis, according to research summarised in the latest issue of JCP Digest.