• 17 – 19 June 2021 Riga, Latvia

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Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts

The 19th European Congress aims to encourage international co-operation in the exchange of knowledge regarding Extracorporeal Circulation Technology. To underline this intention, representatives of several Eastern and Western European countries have been invited to join the Organizing and Scientific Committees. The congress also creates an opportunity to improve contacts with researchers beyond outside Europe.

The Scientific Committee hereby invites contributors who are associated with research on Extracorporeal Circulation Technology and related areas to submit abstracts.

Submission Form

Abstract submission will be possible from 1 September 2020.

Please read the instructions below before submitting an abstract!

Instructions for Submitting Abstracts

  1. The abstract must be written in English.
  2. The abstract must contain a minimum of 300 and no more than 450 words, and should include the following information:
    1. Brief statement about the presentation.
    2. Information about the materials and methods.
    3. A summary of the results and the conclusions.
  3. Do not use company or brand names of commercial products.
  4. Use 11 point Arial font, (non bold, non cursive) with single spacing and black lettering.
  5. Print the title in CAPITAL LETTERS.
  6. Include names of the author(s), institution(s), city, state and country.
  7. Underline the name of the author presenting the paper.
  8. Please disclose any relation with a commercial party to your work.

Additional Information

The deadline for online Abstracts Submission is 17 January, 2021.

The abstracts of accepted presentations will be printed in an abstract book or placed in a congress app. Final manuscripts of the selected papers, prepared in accordance with the ‘Vancouver style’*, must be sent to the Scientific Committee before the Congress. Each author will be asked to sign an agreement to have their manuscript presented.

The time available for a presentation will be 10 minutes.

* International Committee of Medical Journal Editors. Uniform requirements for manuscripts submitted to biomedical journals. N. Engl. J. Med. 1991;324:424-8.

Congress Topics

Automatized Regulating Systems Priming and Cardioplegic Solutions
Computerised Record Keeping Artificial Blood
Safety Related Developments Bio-markers
Quality Assurance and Quality Control Leucocyte Depletion
Monitoring in Cardiopulmonary Bypass Inflammatory Response
Minimized circuits Hemocompatibility
Biomaterials
Hypothermia Surface Coating
Accidental Hypothermia Occlusive and Non Centrifugal Pumps
Organ Preservation Interventional Cardiology
Protection Against Ischaemic Damage Haemodynamics
Pathophysiology
Mechanical Extracorporeal Life Support Biochemistry
Artificial Hearts Pharmacology
ECMO/ECCO2R Neurological Disorders
Implantable Oxygen Exchange Devices Immunology
Cannulation Technology Emergency management
Isolated Perfusion / Cancel Treatment Clinical Risk Management
Neonatal Perfusion
Minimal Invasive Surgery/ Port Access Surgery Patient Follow-up Studies
Case-Reports
Haemodialysis/Haemoconcentration HiPECC treatment
Blood Saving Techniques Educational Programmes
Anti-Coagulation/Coagulation Protocols
Anti-Fibrinolytic Agents Free Papers
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