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.
Latest ‘Perio Greats’ interview features Giovan Paolo Pini Prato, expert in guided tissue regeneration
The latest interview in the EFP’s “Perio Greats” series features Prof Giovan Paolo Pini Prato from the University of Florence, a world-renowned expert in periodontal surgery.
Experts gather in Spain for EFP Perio Workshop 2016 on relationship between caries and periodontal diseases
European experts from two areas of dentistry come together on November 6 to 9 for the EFP Perio Workshop 2016, which will focus on the relationship between caries and periodontal diseases.
New series of JCP Digest begins with study of Aa. JP2 clone and risk of periodontitis in Moroccan children
The first issue of a new series of the EFP’s research summary the JCP Digest has been published, offering a concise account of a study of the presence of the JP2 clone of the bacterium Aggregatibacter Actinomycetemcomitans (Aa.) among Moroccan children.
EFP prepares for Perio Workshop 2016 on relationship between caries and periodontal diseases
The final preparations are now taking place for the EFP Perio Workshop 2016 which will focus on the relationship between caries and periodontal diseases.
EFP and AAP meet to discuss plans for 2017 World Workshop
An EFP delegation received a very warm welcome at a meeting with the leadership of the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) to discuss the preparations for next year’s World Workshop on Periodontal and Peri-Implant Disease Classification.
Use of lipid-lowering agents may have an effect in reducing oral and systemic inflammation, study shows
Research suggests evidence of an association between the use of lipid-lowering agents (LLAs) and a reduced level of periodontal inflammation, as measured by bleeding on probing (BOP).