EFP releases animation on oral health and pregnancy
In the latest update to its Oral Health & Pregnancy project, the EFP has released a one-minute animated video that explains the key gum-health issues that affect pregnant women.
New-look JCP Digest explores protocols for antibiotic use
The latest edition of JCP Digest, the EFP’s research summary, covers an important issue for clinicians – the use of antibiotic prophylaxis when placing dental implants.
Clinical practice · Communication · New Classification
World No Tobacco Today: EFP highlights importance of smoking cessation to periodontal health
Today (May 31) is World No Tobacco Day, an international awareness initiative driven by the World Health Organization.
Study evaluates pros and cons of connective tissue graft versus collagen matrix for recession coverage
The latest issue of the EFP research summary JCP Digest provides insight into rival techniques for recession coverage using the modified coronally advanced tunnel technique (MCAT).
JCP article on effect of anti-inflammatory diet on gingivitis makes big media impact
A recent article in the EFP’s Journal of Clinical Periodontology on research into the effect of an anti-inflammatory diet on gingivitis has attracted significant media interest.
Latest issues of JCP Digest focus on debates in implant dentistry
The latest two issues of the EFP research summary JCP Digest have been published, covering topics of great interest in the field of implant dentistry: bone regeneration versus connective-tissue graft and whether to use short implants or long implants combined with sinus-floor elevation.
Clinical practice · Communication · Science · New Classification
EFP toolkit for clinicians on new classification is now available for use
The EFP toolkit for periodontists and other dental professionals to help them implement the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases has now been formally launched and materials can be viewed and downloaded from a dedicated website.