L-PRF as a socket-filling material for ridge preservation is beneficial – JCP Digest
The use of leucocyte and platelet rich fibrin (L-PRF) as a socket-filling material for ridge preservation is beneficial when compared to natural healing, according to a clinical trial whose results have been summarised for the JCP Digest, the EFP’s research summary.
Oral health and pregnancy project offers educational videos, interviews with experts, and clear infographics
The Oral Health and Pregnancy portal, recently launched by the EFP in partnership with Oral-B, features a series of videos in which leading experts explain the importance of oral health during pregnancy.
Coronally advanced flap surgery is more effective in treating certain multiple gingival recessions when combined with connective tissue graft – JCP Digest
Gingival recession is a common problem and patients often ask for treatment – especially in the anterior maxillary area – for aesthetic reasons.
EFP and Oral-B launch project dedicated to women’s oral health and pregnancy
The European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) and leading oral-healthcare brand Oral-B have launched an educational project to provide crucial information about oral health during pregnancy.
EFP Manifesto on periodontal and general health now has 750 signatories
A total of 750 individuals and institutions from 65 countries have now signed the EFP Manifesto “Perio and General Health" – an increase of more than 60% since the end of January.
EuroPerio9 committee releases full details of scientific programme
The EuroPerio9 organising committee has published the full details of the scientific programme for the congress, which takes place at the RAI Amsterdam centre from June 20 to June 23, 2018.
Innovation and expertise in an exciting city: Michèle Reners explains her vision of EuroPerio9
Michèle Reners, chair of the organising committee for EuroPerio9, says that the Amsterdam 2018 congress will be more interactive than previous EuroPerios, with a greater participation from women and young periodontal professionals, and with many innovations in the schedule.