21st European Congress of Trauma & Emergency Surgery

April 26–28, 2020 • Oslo/Norway

21st European Congress of Trauma & Emergency Surgery

April 26–28, 2020 • Oslo/Norway

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Submission guidelines

Abstract Submission deadline: Sunday, 27 October 2019, 23:55 GMT+1.

Abstracts should be of no more than 2,000 characters (including spaces, excluding title).

The structure of the abstract depends on the type you choose:

  • Oral Presentation | Clinical Research: Introduction, Material & Methods, Results, Conclusions, References
  • Poster | Clinical Research: Introduction, Material & Methods, Results, Conclusions, References
  • Poster | Case Study: Case history, clinical findings, Investigation/Results, Diagnosis, Therapy and Progressions, Comments, References
  • Poster | self-study, Clinical Research: Introduction, Material & Methods, Results, Conclusions, References
  • Poster | self-study, Case Study: Case history, clinical findings, Investigation/Results, Diagnosis, Therapy and Progressions, Comments, References

The final decision in regards to the presentation type, however, will be taken by the Scientific Committee. Submission of an abstract constitutes a commitment by the author to present at the congress if accepted.

Topics

  1. Abdominal Injuries
  2. Bleeding, Massive Transfusion and Coagulopathy
  3. Chest Injuries
  4. Complex Abdominal Reconstructions
  5. Disaster and Military Surgery
  6. Education
  7. Emergency Surgery & Soft Tissue Infections
  8. Endovascular Interventions
  9. Future Developments and New Techniques
  10. Polytrauma
  11. Scorings in ER and ICU
  12. Skeletal Trauma & Bone Infections
  13. Spinal Injuries
  14. Sports Trauma
  15. Surgical Critical Care & Burns
  16. The Frail Patient
  17. Trauma Systems & Prehospital Care
  18. Traumatic Brain Injuries
  19. Vascular Injuries

Disclosure

You are required to indicate whether you have received a significant financial interest, consultancy or other relationship with products, manufacturer(s) of products or providers of services or financial support related to this abstract. If yes, the conflict of interest/relationship needs to be reported in the abstract submission process.

Affirmations

The completion of the following affirmations is mandatory in order to submit your abstract:

  • I hereby confirm that my abstract is based on previously unpublished data and that I own the rights to the written summaries of research or observations presented in the abstract, or that I have obtained permission for the acknowledged sources for other excerpts taken from copyrighted works.
  • In submitting an abstract, I hereby agree that the copyright of my abstract is transferred to the European Society of Trauma and Emergency Surgery.
  • I hereby confirm that I will present my abstract at the congress in case of its acceptance.

Submission

Abstracts may be submitted in English only. Authors will be able to draft the abstracts online and may return to the site to edit the texts of the abstracts if necessary. Authors are free to finalise their texts and submit their abstracts at any time before Sunday, 27 October 2019, 23:55 GMT+1. No changes can be made after this deadline. No presenter changes will be possible after this deadline.

Step-by-step to your abstract submission at https://ectes2020.abstract-management.de/

  1. Please create your own account under "Author sign up". You will then receive an Email containing your access key. Please check your spam folder if you do not receive an Email within 60 minutes and contact us at abstract@conventus.de.
  2. Please login with your access key and your email. Click "Abstract Submission" and follow the indicated steps.
  3. After your successful abstract submission, you will receive an email confirmation. Please also check your spam folder.
  4. You may login at any time to submit more abstracts or to make changes to abstracts already submitted until the abstract deadline expires.

Notifications

Notification of acceptance and information regarding presentations will be forwarded to the authors immediately after the reviewing process by e-mail the latest by 10 January 2020. If an abstract is accepted, it is mandatory for the presenting author to attend the congress.

Modalities of oral and ePoster presentations will be sent with the notification of acceptance. Accepted ePosters will be accessible to delegates in the poster exhibition area.

For an abstract to be included in the final scientific programme, it is mandatory for the presenting author to register for the congress and to settle payment as soon as the notification of abstract acceptance is received and not later than 9 February 2020.

Abstract Publishing

By submitting an abstract, copyrights are transmitted automatically to the European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery. Abstracts will be published in a supplement of the European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery as they have been received.

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