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Post Date: 10 July 2018

Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts

The 18th 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 will also create an opportunity to improve contacts with researchers, clinical and laboratory specialist 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

Click HERE to upload your abstract. (Will be available soon)

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

Online Abstracts can be submitted until  January 14th, 2019.

The abstracts of accepted presentations will be printed in an abstract book. Final manuscripts of the selected papers, prepared in accordance with the ‘Vancouver style’*, must be sent to the Scientific Committee before the Congress and will be published in the post-Congress proceedings. Each author will be asked to sign an agreement to have the manuscript presented and published under copyright of the Scientific Committee.

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

Automated Regulatory Systems Priming Solutions
Computerised Registration Artificial Blood
Safety Related Developments
Quality Assurance and Quality Control Leucocyte Depletion
Monitoring in Cardiopulmonary Bypass Inflamatory Response
Minimized circuits Haemocompatibility
Hypothermia Surface Coating
Accidental Hypothermia Occlusive and Non Occlusive Pumps
Organ Preservation Interventional Cardiology
Protection Against Ischaemic Damage Haemodynamics
Assisted Circulation Biochemistry
Artificial Hearts Pharmacology
ECMO/ECCO2R Neurological Disorders
Implantable Oxygen Exchange Devices Immunology
Emergency management
Isolated Perfusion
Neonatal Perfusion Patient Follow-up Studies
Port Access Surgery
Blood Saving Techniques Educational Programmes
Anti-Coagulation/Coagulation Protocols
Anti-Fibrinolytic Agents Free Papers
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