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FDI World Dental Federation serves as the principal representative body for more than one million dentists worldwide, developing health policy and continuing education programmes

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WHA72 - UHC – Community health workers delivering primary health care: opportunities and challenges
White paper on dental caries prevention and management_white paper
Dental caries (Tooth decay)
White paper on dental caries prevention and management
White paper

This White Paper aims to provide the information that is necessary to understand why change is important, and how it can be initiated and conducted.

White Paper on endodontic care_white paper
White paper on endodontic care
White paper

The white paper outlines the prevention strategies and treatment procedures which make up the field of endodontics and identifies challenges in the provision of endodontic care in daily dental practice.

White paper on prevention and management of periodontal diseases for oral health and general health_white paper
White paper on prevention and management of periodontal diseases for oral health and general health
White paper

This white paper provides oral health professionals with a comprehensive yet succinct summary of the main issues related to the global prevalence and impacts, aetiology and pathogenesis, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal diseases. 

WHO EB 148 - FDI statement on Item 6
Statement
WHO EB 148 - FDI statement on Item 9
WHO EB 148 - IADR statement on Item 6
WHO EB144 - FDI statement on Item 5.1
Statement
WHO EB144 - FDI statement on Item 5.4
Statement
WHO EB144 - FDI statement on Item 5.5
Statement
WHO EB144 - FDI statement on Item 5.8 AMR
Statement
WHO EB144 - FDI statement on Item 5.8 NCDs
Statement
WHO EB144 - FDI statement on Item 6.4
Statement
WHO EB146 - FDI statement on Item 17
Statement
WHO EB146 - FDI statement on Item 20
Statement
WHO EB146 - FDI statement on Item 7.1
Statement
Whole Mouth Health Statement
Whole Mouth Health Statement
Statement

Maintaining a healthy microbiome plays a fundamental role in maintaining a healthy mouth and a healthy body. The microbiome exists on every surface of the oral cavity.

Briefing Note: WHY and HOW to integrate oral health into the NCD and UHC responses
Oral health and general health
WHY and HOW to integrate oral health into the NCD and UHC responses
Brochure

Based on the latest evidence, this briefing note developed jointly by FDI with the NCD Alliance shows how oral health can be integrated into NCD strategies and UHC benefit packages.