EFP welcomes ‘overwhelming’ response to Perio Focus green paper
The EFP has been impressed by the positive reaction from perio societies and individuals across the world to the “Perio Focus green paper”, issued in January by an international group of leading experts in periodontology.
EFP prepares to celebrate 25th anniversary at its general assembly in Berlin
The European Federation of Periodontology gathers for its annual general assembly in Berlin on April 23 in a celebratory mood as it marks the 25th anniversary of its foundation.
BSP plans big public-awareness campaign for May 12 including shock video and social-media activity
The British Society of Periodontology (BSP) will carry out a public-awareness campaign in a London shopping centre during the week around May 12, the day designated by the EFP as European Day of Periodontology which will be celebrated across Europe.
How to manage periodontal disease and gingival overgrowth in patients who use calcium channel blockers
The problem of gingival overgrowth in heart-disease patients who use calcium channel blocking drugs is tackled in research published in JCP Digest 07 (2015:42).
EFP makes ‘Perio Greats’ interviews available to non-members
The EFP is making the ‘Perio Greats’ series of interviews with the pioneers of periodontology in Europe freely available to everyone from now until after the celebration of the European Day of Periodontology on May 12.
Presenting Perio Insight, the EFP’s new ‘magazine’
The EFP is pleased to announce the launch of Perio Insight, a ‘magazine’ section of the federation’s new-look website which will include interviews, opinion, analysis, and in-depth reports on the activities of the EFP and its member societies.
The EFP and International Diabetes Federation discuss working together to tackle type-2 diabetes
The EFP has opened a door to a strategic relationship with the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) to explore ways to improve the early diagnosis and control of type-2 diabetes.