Abstract submission

­­­General guidelines for submission:

Call for abstracts for Poster presentations only!
Deadline of submission of abstracts for posters; before 30 July 2018
Submit your abstract here

The Scientific Committee invites investigators to submit abstracts about research in field of the topic of the congress as a poster at the congress. All abstracts have to be submitted through the website of the Congress on Electrical Management of/in Heart Failure (EMHeF) www.emhef.eu  and must conform to the general guidelines for submission. Abstracts submitted via e-mail, fax or other will not be accepted. The online abstract system will take you step by step through the submission of your abstract. After having submitted your abstract you will receive a confirmation e-mail.

Abstracts
1. The Scientific Committee will only accept original scientific material, which has not been published before 2015. However, abstracts presented at local, regional or national meetings may be submitted.
2. Abstracts should be submitted in English.

Required Information
Abstracts must be complete, relevant, balanced and written in good quality English. The following structure is strongly recommended when writing a balanced and well-designed abstract:
• Background
• Objective(s)
• Methods
• Results
• Conclusions

Abstracts should be formatted as follows: 
• Length: 250 words excluding title, authors, affiliation, source of funding and conflicts of interest
• No images, tables, graphs or references
• Title
- No capital letters except for product names or proper names
• Authors
- Initials and last name only using capitals, no degrees/qualifications/titles
- Separate from the affiliations with a single space line 
• Affiliations
- Name of department, University/Institution/Company, City, Country (not postal address)


Example
Quality of life for dogs with dermatological disease 
C. SMITH1, S. SMITH2, L. SMITH3
1 Pets Veterinario, Borgo Sangimino (CN), Italy
2 The University of Edinburgh, Roslin, UK
3 College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA

• Body text
- No line numbers or hyphenation
• Conflict(s) of interest must be stated
- Authors should state ‘none declared’ if appropriate
- All other potential conflicts of interest must be stated in full
- It is the authors responsibility to consider where there may be conflicts of interest
- Use the format ‘Conflicts of interest: XX’ left justified