The majority of periodontal diseases are totally preventable, yet 50% of the world's population suffers from periodontitis. This collection of articles from the British Dental Journal is intended as a survey of current practice in the field for clinicians striving for good clinical outcomes, as well as positive outcomes from the patient's perspective.

Periodontal work on a patient

Patient management and experience

Periodontitis and systemic diseases

Periodontal diagnosis & the 2017 periodontal classification system

Periodontics in practice