1. Please note that abstracts should not contain more than a maximum of 2500 characters (including spaces). In order to meet this requirement, we kindly propose that abstracts should be prepared in MS Word and copied into the abstract submission system afterwards.
If your abstract contains tables or images, they can be submitted in .png or .jpg format. Please note that you are only allowed to submit 2 images for your abstract no larger than 500 KB each.
2. Structure of the abstract
The abstract must be submitted in English. In addition, the following structure of the abstract must be strictly adhered to, in order to be admitted for reviewing:
3. “Patients & methods” or “Materials & methods”
3. Consent of all abstract authors
During abstract submission, you as the submitter will be asked about the copyrights and/or rights to use the abstract and the images it contains. Please inform all persons involved in the abstract and obtain permission for publication before submitting the abstract.
4. Acception of abstract
The organising committee will review the abstracts and notify the authors once the presentation form (oral/poster) has been determined.
The presenting author must be a registered participant. Please note that the presenting author is not automatically registered by submitting an abstract. Regular registration is obligatory and binding and implies payment of the registration fee.