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Abstract submission will be open soon.

Abstract Guidelines

Abstracts will be accepted only if they meet the following requirements:

  • Written in English
  • Submitted online before the deadline (TBD)
  • Abstracts will only be accepted and published if the presenter of the abstract has registered for the congress.
  • An abstract title should be brief, clearly indicating the nature of the study.
  • Maximum 300 words, including references.
  • Abbreviations are allowed but must be clearly defined.
  • The number of references is limited to 5.
  • Abstracts can contain illustrations and/or graphs.
Abstracts must be organised as follows:
  • purpose of the study;
  • materials and methods;
  • results presented in sufficient detail to support the conclusions;
  • conclusions.

Which Abstracts Can Be Submitted

  • An abstract can be submitted before a paper is submitted.
  • An abstract can be submitted after a paper is submitted.
  • If an abstract is accepted and in the meantime the submitted paper is accepted but not published, you can submit your abstract.
  • If an abstract is accepted and in the meantime the submitted paper is accepted and published, you must notify the ERC office and withdraw your abstract.

Submission topics:

  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
  • Advanced Life Support (including manual defibrillation, drugs, advanced airways, ECPR, mechanical devices)
  • Basic Life Support and AED
  • Education and Implementation (including simulation)
  • Epidemiology and outcomes
  • New technology
  • Paediatric resuscitation
  • Post resuscitation care (including prognostication, rehabilitation)
  • Rapid response systems and prevention of cardiac arrest
  • Resuscitation Systems (including dispatch, EMS systems)
  • Special circumstances (includes trauma, mass casualties, toxicology)