JCP Digest: Study shows possibility of lifelong tooth retention in patients with aggressive periodontitis
Aggressive periodontitis (AgP) is usually treated with mechanical debridement (sometimes with adjunctive antibiotics) but there have been few studies on long-term tooth survival in patients with the generalised form of this disease.
EuroPerio9 ambassadors highlight the attractions of the Amsterdam congress
With 10,000 people expected to register for EuroPerio9 in Amsterdam in June, there will be 10,000 individual reasons for attending.
EuroPerio9 will host global presentation of new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases
One of the key sessions at EuroPerio9 will be the formal presentation to the global periodontal and dental community of the new classification system for periodontal and peri-implant diseases.
More than 1,700 abstracts will be presented at EuroPerio9
The EuroPerio9 organising committee has accepted more than 1,700 abstracts for presentation at the congress, which takes place in Amsterdam from June 20 to 23.
Latest issue of Perio Insight puts spotlight on tunnel or flap technique to treat multiple adjacent gingival recessions
The latest issue of the EFP magazine Perio Insight features a lively debate between two experts on the question of which technique to use to treat multiple adjacent gingival recessions.
German perio society’s spring meeting focusses on new disease classification system
The annual spring meeting of the German Society for Periodontology (DG PARO), attended by nearly 400 participants, featured a series of presentations from experts involved in last November’s AAP/EFP World Workshop on Classification of Periodontal and Peri-implant Diseases and Conditions.
JCP Digest: Study shows association between periodontitis and sleep duration
Is there an association between periodontitis and sleep duration? This is the question behind a cross-sectional study carried out by Italian researchers, which has been summarised in the latest edition of the EFP’s JCP Digest.