Gum Health day 2021
Gum Health Day is an international awareness day held every year on 12 May. Its aim is to increase public awareness of the seriousness of gum disease, the health problems associated with it, and the importance of keeping our gums strong and healthy.
"Gum diseases are preventable - visit your dental team."
BSP UK version of the S3 Treatment Guidelines for Periodontitis
The BSP has rapidly developed a UK version of the European S3 Treatment Guideline document, ensuring compatibility with our UK healthcare system. This is an important document,as the recommendations provide evidence-based support for specialists, dentists, dental hygienists and dental therapists.
British Society of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry
The British Society of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry was founded in 1949 to promote public and professional awareness of periodontology and implant dentistry to achieve our vision of “Periodontal Health For a Better Life”.
The General Dental Council (GDC) has published their response to the Department of Health and Social Care consultation, Regulating healthcare professionals, protecting the public.
Dental procedures are very low risk in the aerosol spread of COVID-19, University of Bristol study finds
Many common procedures carried out by dentists have very low risk of increasing the aerosol spread of COVID-19 and some procedures, such as ultrasonic scaling, weren't shown to generate aerosol.
Important regulatory changes regarding the import or export of human tissues and cells between Great Britain (GB) and the European Economic Area (EEA) for the dental sector.