European Gum Health Day makes an early impact in the media
European Gum Health Day 2017 takes place on Friday, May 12 – but it is already having an impact in the media, thanks to the efforts of EFP-affiliated national societies of periodontology.
EFP president to host European Gum Health Day press conference as 26 national societies confirm their participation
EFP president Gernot Wimmer will address a press conference in Vienna on Friday, May 12 to highlight the importance of European Gum Health Day.
FOCUS: Filippo Graziani, co-ordinator of European Gum Health Day 2017, outlines his vision for the May 12 awareness day
On May 12, the European Federation of Periodontology and its affiliated national societies of periodontology will stage a Europe-wide awareness day for the fourth time.
EFP LinkedIn page now has more than 15,000 subscribers
The EFP’s page on LinkedIn, the business and employment-oriented social-networking service, has now passed the 15,000-subscriber threshold, with followers in more than 100 countries.
Ukrainian perio society conference focuses on polymorbid patients
The Ukrainian Society of Periodontists held a conference in Kyiv on April 6 and 7 devoted to modern approaches to diagnostics and treatment of patients with both periodontal and systemic diseases.
Obesity is risk factor for progression of periodontal attachment loss in women – JCP Digest
A five-year study has shown that obesity appears to be a risk factor for periodontal attachment loss (PAL) progression for females but not for males. However, being overweight but not obese does not appear to be associated with PAL progression.