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Publication: Selected cases will be published on an electronic media for distribution at the meeting and will be available online.

Embargo Date: Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Previous Presentation of Cases: Cases ARE NOT considered for presentation if they were either published as an article or previously presented at a national or international meeting prior to the date of this presentation.

Conflict of Interest: If the research was partially or fully funded by a proprietary organization (e.g. pharmaceutical, biotech or device manufacture), you must describe the nature of the relationship. Example: “Research was funded in part by the XYZ Corporation, City, State.” Please do not list any authors with the disclosure text.

Grading: Cases are graded through a blind review. Authors should be cautious in using institutional references.

Submission: When you have completed your submission, click on Submit, but ONLY when you are sure that your submission is complete and in final form.

Changes to Cases after Submission: The EuroCMR/SCMR is not authorized to make changes to a submission. In order to correct your abstract, you must withdraw it and submit a new corrected version prior to the deadline by September 8, 2017, 11:59 PM, PST (See below for withdrawal procedure). Note that, such replacement of your abstract is not possible after the deadline Please carefully proofread abstracts to avoid errors before submission. If accepted, your abstract will be published EXACTLY as it was submitted.

Withdrawal
If you want to withdraw an abstract already submitted, please notify us as quickly as possible at programme@cmr2018.org stating the title and number of the abstract to be withdrawn.

Case Receipt Confirmation: If you submit on or before the deadline date, you will receive an email confirmation within two business days of submitting your case. If you submit on the deadline date and do not receive a confirmation within 48 hours, please contact programme@cmr2018.org.

Case Style: Remember that your submission will appear EXACTLY as you submit it. Please check submissions carefully for typographical errors, author listing, misspellings, poor hyphenation, etc.

Character and Word Count: There is a limit of 400 words (3,000 characters) for the text of your submission. The character count includes spaces. You will be advised of your character count usage throughout the submission process as you save and move to the next step. Your character and word count is displayed on the left hand side of your submission. The character count will not include title, authors, institutions, tables, and images.

Title: The title should be brief, but long enough to identify clearly the nature of the case.

Submission Structure: The submission should be organized as follows.

Description of Clinical Presentation: A short paragraph summarizing the case.
Diagnostic Techniques and Their Most Important Findings: A brief discussion of the methods and techniques used and the findings.
Learning Points from this Case: A short paragraph summarizing the results and learning points from the case.
Tables and Graphs: Simple tables and graphs may be included if they fit within the size constraints of the electronic program. Follow the instructions in the program for submitting graphs and use the table formatting function for table preparation.

Topics:

  • Ischemic Heart Disease and Acute Chest Pain Syndromes
  • Valvular and Vascular Imaging             
  • Congenital Heart Disease  
  • Non-Ischemic Cardiomyopathies     
  • Cardiac Masses and Pericardial Disease
  • Miscellaneous 
  • Systemic and inflammatory disease