In the spotlight at EuroPerio9: latest research on impact on periodontal health of oral piercings, psychological health, and sports performance
The potential negative effects of oral piercings on periodontal health were highlighted in the third and final EFP press conference at EuroPerio on Friday 22 June.
Communication · Science · EuroPerio · New Classification
Proceedings of ground-breaking World Workshop on new classification are published
The proceedings of the World Workshop on the classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions have been published online as a special supplement of the EFP’s official scientific publication, the Journal of Clinical Periodontology (JCP).
Antibiotic resistance, smoking, nutrition, and hypertension – new studies are highlighted at EuroPerio9
Antibiotic resistance is on the rise among patients with severe gum disease, smoking can increase the risk of implant failure, nutrition may have an impact on periodontal disease and its treatment, and periodontitis is associated with a higher risk of hypertension.
Communication · Science · Perio Insight · New Classification
Special issue of Perio Insight explains new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions
The latest issue of Perio Insight, the EFP’s quarterly science magazine, is devoted to the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions.
Latest issues of JCP Digest cover periodontitis treatment strategies, phenotypes, and peri-implant surgery
The latest three issues of JCP Digest have been published, bringing to a conclusion the series of 12 magazines offering summaries of research published during 2017 in the EFP’s scientific journal the Journal of Clinical Periodontology (JCP).
JCP Digest: New surgical procedure shows promise in regeneration of deep intrabony defects
Various flap designs – such as the modified papilla-preservation and the modified minimally invasive surgical techniques – have been proposed in reconstructive therapies to improve primary closure and prevent early wound-healing failure.
EFP releases updated and expanded dossier on periodontal disease
The EFP has published a revised version of its extensive dossier on periodontal disease, to provide periodontal professionals, general dentists, and other health professionals with the latest information and insight.