Joint EFP-IDF workshop on links between periodontal diseases and diabetes produces consensus and guidelines
The Perio-Diabetes Workshop, held in Madrid on February 19 and 20, proved to be a successful meeting which produced a scientific consensus on the links between periodontitis and diabetes, along with guidelines for dentists, physicians, and patients.
Latest issue of JCP Digest explores evolution of periodontal medicine
Periodontal medicine emerged in the 1990s and has since established a two-way relationship between periodontal diseases and overall health.
Experts gather in Madrid to review latest findings on links between periodontal diseases and diabetes
International experts from the fields of periodontology and diabetes gather in Madrid on February 19 and 20 to explore the latest evidence on the links between diabetes and periodontitis and to reach consensus conclusions.
‘Peri-implantitis shows progressive pattern of bone loss’ – JCP Digest
Peri-implantitis shows a progressive pattern of bone loss and in most cases detectable bone loss occurs within the first three years after implant loading, according to a study summarised in the EFP’s research summary JCP Digest.
Latest edition of JCP Digest focuses on costs of retaining periodontally compromised teeth
The latest edition of JCP Digest, the EFP’s research summary, has been published, focussing on the retention costs of periodontally compromised teeth.
Periodontitis in patients with chronic kidney disease ‘is associated with higher mortality risk’
Periodontitis in patients who have chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with a higher risk of mortality than having the disease without periodontitis, according to a study featured in the JCP Digest, the EFP’s research summary.
EFP will hold joint workshop next February with International Diabetes Federation
The EFP is organising a special joint workshop with the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) that will explore the links between periodontal disease and diabetes.