JCP Digest: Study shows association between periodontitis and sleep duration
Is there an association between periodontitis and sleep duration? This is the question behind a cross-sectional study carried out by Italian researchers, which has been summarised in the latest edition of the EFP’s JCP Digest.
Eighteen EFP national societies take Oral Health and Pregnancy to the local level
The second stage of the Oral Health and Pregnancy project is now well into its second stage as most of the 30 national societies of periodontology affiliated to the EFP are preparing their own projects based on the material.
EFP launches global contest for single-case reports, with winner to be chosen at EuroPerio9
Periodontists and other dental professionals from across the world are invited to take part in a competition for the best single-case report that covers any aspect of periodontology, including dental implants, aesthetics, and interdisciplinary cases with a significant periodontal component.
Short or long dental implants? JCP Digest weighs up the evidence
One of the most controversial debates in contemporary implant dentistry concerns the relative merits of short implants compared with more traditional longer implants.
Video interviews and infographic add depth and clarity to Perio & Caries campaign
The recently launched Perio & Caries website – created by the EFP to highlight the twin challenge of gum disease and tooth decay – contains a series of video interviews with experts and an attractive infographic that clearly explains the issues involved.
Leading researcher Nicola West explains the work behind the Perio & Caries project
The new Perio & Caries awareness project, launched by the EFP in partnership with Colgate, has at its centre five detailed recommendation brochures targeted at different audiences.
EFP launches awareness campaign on caries and gum disease
The EFP has launched an ambitious awareness campaign about the relationship between dental caries and periodontal disease – the most common non-communicable diseases in humans and the leading causes of tooth loss.