Comments are invited on Perio Focus green paper which calls for global action on periodontal diseases

An international group of leading periodontologists, including Journal of Clinical Periodontology editor Maurizio Tonetti and EFP president Søren Jepsen, has issued a call to action on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal diseases, publishing the "Perio Focus green paper", which seeks to create a new global consensus around periodontology.

Comment is now invited from individual periodontologists, dentists, national periodontal societies, dentistry-related bodies, and other relevant organisations and individuals. The deadline for comments is February 16.