Novel NIPSA technique shows promise in managing combined intra-suprabony periodontal defects
There are promising results from a new technique for the regenerative treatment of deep intra-bony defects: the non-incised papillae surgical approach (NIPSA).
Deadline for discounted registration fees for Perio Master Clinic 2020 is November 30
November 30 is the deadline for "early bird" bookings for Perio Master Clinic 2020 that offer significant discounts on standard registration fees.
National activities · New Classification · Germany
Three perio societies make clinical guidance notes on New Classification available in German
The EFP guidance notes for clinicians on the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases have been translated into German and published by three of the federation’s affiliated national societies of periodontology in German-speaking countries.
Russian perio society creates youth section and holds conference for young scientists
The Russian Society of Periodontology held its first conference for young scientists on October 30 and 31 in St Petersburg within an international dental exhibition and conference.
EFP highlights perio-diabetes link on World Diabetes Day
The EFP marks World Diabetes Day on November 14 by issuing a reminder of the important links between periodontitis and diabetes and emphasising the need for dentists and doctors to work together to combat both diseases.
Perio Workshop 2019 draws up new guideline on periodontal therapy to benefit patients
A three-day EFP-led workshop, which brought together 90 experts from 19 countries, concluded on Tuesday, November 12 with a consensus agreement on a new guideline on periodontal therapy.