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.
Eighteen EFP national societies take Oral Health and Pregnancy to the local level
The second stage of the Oral Health and Pregnancy project is now well into its second stage as most of the 30 national societies of periodontology affiliated to the EFP are preparing their own projects based on the material.
EFP launches global contest for single-case reports, with winner to be chosen at EuroPerio9
Periodontists and other dental professionals from across the world are invited to take part in a competition for the best single-case report that covers any aspect of periodontology, including dental implants, aesthetics, and interdisciplinary cases with a significant periodontal component.
Short or long dental implants? JCP Digest weighs up the evidence
One of the most controversial debates in contemporary implant dentistry concerns the relative merits of short implants compared with more traditional longer implants.
Video interviews and infographic add depth and clarity to Perio & Caries campaign
The recently launched Perio & Caries website – created by the EFP to highlight the twin challenge of gum disease and tooth decay – contains a series of video interviews with experts and an attractive infographic that clearly explains the issues involved.