Ukrainian perio society presents Perio & Caries project at national congress
The Ukrainian Society of Periodontists presented a report based on the EFP’s Perio & Caries project at the 5th National Ukrainian Dental Congress in Kiev, held on October 18 and 19.
Four francophone perio societies collaborate to translate New Classification guidelines for their members
The EFP guidance notes for clinicians on the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases have been translated into French and published by four of the federation’s affiliated national societies of periodontology in French-speaking countries.
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.
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.
Romanian perio society conference focuses on periodontal medicine
The Romanian Society of Periodontology held a conference on periodontal medicine on October 4, with main speakers from across the country and presentations from young doctors from the specialised periodontal programme at the Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest.
Organisers urge early hotel booking for Perio Master Clinic 2020
The EFP and its professional congress organiser Mondial Congress & Events are urging participants in next year’s Perio Master Clinic 2020 not only to register early – because places are limited – but also to book their hotel rooms as soon as possible.
Campaign for EU-wide recognition of periodontology as speciality gathers pace
The latest development in the campaign to gain EU-wide recognition of peridontology as a speciality was a discussion of the topic at a meeting on September 21 of the EU Group of Co-ordinators (GoCs) for professional qualifications and freedom of movement.