Immediate provisional implants ‘do not increase aesthetic outcome’
Although immediate implant placement has similar survival rates compared to conventional placement, its impact on facial mucosa is still the subject of debate.
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).
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.
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Full set of expert videos on new classification is now available
A comprehensive full set of videos in which experts explain the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions has been released by the EFP.
Immediate implant placement plus alveolar-ridge preservation ‘may reduce treatment time’
The immediate placement of dental implants combined with alveolar-ridge preservation (ARP) may be a viable option to reduce overall treatment time, according to research summarised in the latest issue of JCP Digest.
Perio Insight focuses on research presentations at Postgraduate Symposium
The latest edition of the EFP magazine Perio Insight highlights research presentations given at the EFP Postgraduate Symposium, held in Sweden in September.