Latest issue of JCP Digest focuses on generalised aggressive periodontitis
Generalised aggressive periodontitis (GAgP) is characterised by rapid attachment loss and bone resorption in the inter-proximal areas of more than three permanent teeth, other than first molars and incisors.
Iain Chapple outlines global vision for the EFP in latest edition of EFP News
In a special interview in the new edition of EFP News, secretary general Iain Chapple explains his vision of the EFP as “the global opinion leader on all issues relating to periodontal health and dental implants.”
Oral Health and Pregnancy project offers clear guidelines for professionals and women
Clear guidelines and answers to many commonly asked questions are provided by the Oral Health and Pregnancy portal, recently launched by the EFP in partnership with Oral-B.
L-PRF as a socket-filling material for ridge preservation is beneficial – JCP Digest
The use of leucocyte and platelet rich fibrin (L-PRF) as a socket-filling material for ridge preservation is beneficial when compared to natural healing, according to a clinical trial whose results have been summarised for the JCP Digest, the EFP’s research summary.
Oral health and pregnancy project offers educational videos, interviews with experts, and clear infographics
The Oral Health and Pregnancy portal, recently launched by the EFP in partnership with Oral-B, features a series of videos in which leading experts explain the importance of oral health during pregnancy.
Coronally advanced flap surgery is more effective in treating certain multiple gingival recessions when combined with connective tissue graft – JCP Digest
Gingival recession is a common problem and patients often ask for treatment – especially in the anterior maxillary area – for aesthetic reasons.
EFP and Oral-B launch project dedicated to women’s oral health and pregnancy
The European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) and leading oral-healthcare brand Oral-B have launched an educational project to provide crucial information about oral health during pregnancy.