Note
The registration fee of the first author/presenting author of the accepted abstract(s) will be waived by the Conference.

Submission Category

  1. Do’s and Don’ts in ECPR
  2. Evolution of ECMO in Asia
  3. Benefits of spontaneous breathing on VV ECMO
  4. Effects of VA ECMO on LV
  5. Prevention and early detection of LV distention
  6. Modalities and effects of LV unloading
  7. Monitoring for lung recovery in VV ECMO
  8. ECMO withdrawing to withholding
  9. ECMO in COVID-19 Pandemic
  10. Thoracic Surgery
  11. Cardiovascular Surgery

Submission Guideline

General Information
  1. All abstracts must be submitted and received in the period between February 05, 2021 and July 15, 2021 through the online system.
  2. Abstracts must be submitted in clear ENGLISH.
  3. Abstracts must be proofread carefully to avoid errors before the submission. Please note that you can check and revise your submitted abstract on the system before July 15, 2021. Once the system closed then any modifications will not be accepted.
  4. The online submission also indicates the copyright agreement to publish the abstracts for all purposes of the Conference usage without further notice.
  5. Only abstracts that have not been published or presented prior to this Conference can be submitted. Please indicate the description into the presentation slide or poster if the abstracts have been published or presented after the submission to APELSO 2021.
  6. The APELSO 2021 Scientific Committee reserves the right deciding final presentation type of each submitted abstract. While the Scientific Committee cannot guarantee that your preference will be selected, every effort will be made to accommodate your request.
  7. All abstracts will be reviewed by the APELSO 2021 Scientific Committee and reviewing results will be informed by emailing a notice to presenting authors.
  8. All information should be entered in final publication-ready form. The way you submit it is the way it will be shown in the program and the abstract online publication (if any).
  9. If the presenting author would like to withdraw the abstract, he/she must submit a request in writing to withdraw an abstract to apelso2021.reg@elitepco.com.tw. Please note that the presenting author will receive an e-mail confirmation upon completion of the withdrawal.
  10. The first author/presenting author of the submitted abstract must be the applicant; each applicant can submit more than one abstract.
  11. The first author/presenting author MUST register to APELSO 2021 Conference and present the abstract(s) in person during the Conference to ensure his or her accepted abstract(s) are included in the abstract publication and website. Deadline for the registration is July 20, 2021. Please note that multiple accepted abstracts with one presenting author only have to register once.
Abstract Information
  1. Words limitation
    • Title - No limitations. (First letter of each word should be capitalized except for preposition)
    • Abstract - contents should be maximum 300 words, containing ONLY 1 key table or picture.
  2. The abstract contains Objective, Methods, Results and Conclusion.
  3. The maximum first author/presenting author and co-authors of the abstract are ten.
Presentation Type
  1. Oral Presentation
  2. Poster Presentation
Young Investigator Award Information
Purpose

The Young Investigator Award recognize outstanding young investigators’ research accomplishments.

Eligibility
  1. YIA applicants should be younger than 45 years old. (Born after October 31, 1976)
Procedures
  1. All authors wishing to participate in the YIA competition must submit their abstract through the APELSO 2021 Online Abstract Submission System, indicate their interest on the “Award Application” section of the system, and submit all required documentation via the award application section.
  2. All applicants must submit electronically the following materials:
    1. The applicant’s CV through APELSO 2021 CV template.
    2. A copy of passport.
Award
  1. The final 3 winners of YIA will be awarded with prizes. The first-place winner receives US$500; second-place winner receive US$300; third-place winner receive $200.
Best Poster Information
Procedures
  1. All authors wishing to participate in the Best Poster competition must submit their abstract through the APELSO 2021 Online Abstract Submission System, indicate their interest on the “Award Application” section of the system, and submit all required documentation via the award application section.
  2. All applicants must submit electronically the following materials:
    1. The applicant’s CV through APELSO 2021 CV template.
    2. A copy of passport.
Award
  1. The final 3 winners of Best Poster Award will be awarded with prizes. The first-place winner receives US$500; second-place winner receive US$300; third-place winner receive $200.

* The Conference organizer reserves the rights to revise the aforementioned rules.

General Information
  1. All abstracts must be submitted and received in the period between February 05, 2021 and July 15, 2021 through the online system.
  2. Abstracts must be submitted in clear ENGLISH, except for the presenter who would like to present his/her abstract in Chinese.
  3. The presenters could choose to present their abstracts in Chinese. If so, the abstract title, country of affiliation and full name of authors need to type in Chinese; however, the abstract body need to type in English.
  4. Abstracts must be proofread carefully to avoid errors before the submission. Please note that you can check and revise your submitted abstract on the system before July 15, 2021. Once the system closed then any modifications will not be accepted.
  5. The online submission also indicates the copyright agreement to publish the abstracts for all purposes of the Conference usage without further notice.
  6. The APELSO 2021 Scientific Committee reserves the right deciding final presentation type of each submitted abstract. While the Scientific Committee cannot guarantee that your preference will be selected, every effort will be made to accommodate your request.
  7. All abstracts will be reviewed by the APELSO 2021 Scientific Committee and reviewing results will be informed by emailing a notice to presenting authors.
  8. All information should be entered in final publication-ready form. The way you submit it is the way it will be shown in the program and the abstract online publication.
  9. If the presenting author would like to withdraw the abstract, he/she must submit a request in writing to withdraw an abstract to apelso2021.reg@elitepco.com.tw. Please note that the presenting author will receive an e-mail confirmation upon completion of the withdrawal.
  10. The first author/presenting author of the submitted abstract must be the applicant, and each applicant can submit more than one abstract.
  11. The first author/presenting author MUST register APELSO 2021 Conference and present the abstract(s) in person during the Conference to ensure his or her accepted abstract(s) are included in the abstract publication and website. Deadline for the registration is July 20, 2021. Please note that multiple accepted abstracts with one presenting author only have to register once.
Abstract Information
  1. Words limitation
    • Title - No limitations. (First letter of each word should be capitalized except for preposition)
    • Abstract - contents should be maximum 850 words, containing NO tables and figures.
  2. Abstract format: the abstract contains Purpose, Materials and Methods, Results and Conclusion.
  3. Case report format: the content of the case report doesn’t need to be divided into Purpose, Materials and Methods, Results and Conclusion, but the content of the case report should be separated in different paragraphs.
  4. 4. The maximum first author and co-authors of the abstract are Ten.
Presentation Type
  1. Oral Presentation
  2. Poster Presentation
Taiwan Association of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery Award Information
Procedures
  1. All authors wishing to participate in the Taiwan Association of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery Award competition must submit their abstract through the APELSO 2021 Online Abstract Submission System, indicate their interest on the “Award Application” section of the system, and submit all required documentation via the award application section.
  2. All applicants must submit electronically the following materials:
    1. The applicant’s CV through APELSO 2021 CV template
    2. A copy of passport.
Regulation

Please click links below to review regulation of award application.
Regulation Download

* The Conference organizer reserves the rights to revise the aforementioned rules.

General Information
  1. All abstracts must be submitted and received in the period between February 05, 2021 and July 15, 2021 through the online system.
  2. Abstracts must be submitted in clear ENGLISH.
  3. Abstracts must be proofread carefully to avoid errors before the submission. Please note that you can check and revise your submitted abstract on the system before July 15, 2021. Once the system closed then any modifications will not be accepted.
  4. The online submission also indicates the copyright agreement to publish the abstracts for all purposes of the Conference usage without further notice.
  5. The APELSO 2021 Scientific Committee reserves the right deciding final presentation type of each submitted abstract. While the Scientific Committee cannot guarantee that your preference will be selected, every effort will be made to accommodate your request.
  6. All abstracts will be reviewed by the APELSO 2021 Scientific Committee and reviewing results will be informed by emailing a notice to presenting authors.
  7. All information should be entered in final publication-ready form. The way you submit it is the way it will be shown in the program and the abstract online publication.
  8. If the presenting author would like to withdraw the abstract, he/she must submit a request in writing to withdraw an abstract to apelso2021.reg@elitepco.com.tw. Please note that the presenting author will receive an e-mail confirmation upon completion of the withdrawal.
  9. The first author/presenting author of the submitted abstract must be the applicant, and each applicant can submit more than one abstract.
  10. The first author/presenting author MUST register APELSO 2021 Conference and present the abstract(s) in person during the Conference to ensure his or her accepted abstract(s) are included in the abstract publication and website. Deadline for the registration is July 20, 2021. Please note that multiple accepted abstracts with one presenting author only have to register once.
Abstract Information
  1. Words limitation
    • Title - No limitations. (First letter of each word should be capitalized except for preposition)
    • Abstract - contents should be maximum 850 words, containing NO tables and figures.
  2. Abstract format: the abstract contains Purpose, Materials and Methods, Results and Conclusion.
  3. Case report format: the content of the case report doesn’t need to be divided into Purpose, Materials and Methods, Results and Conclusion, but the content of the case report should be separated in different paragraphs.
  4. 4. The maximum first author and co-authors of the abstract are Ten.
Presentation Type
  1. Oral Presentation
  2. Poster Presentation
Young Investigator Award Information
Purpose

The Young Investigator Award recognize outstanding young investigators’ research accomplishments.

Eligibility
  1. YIA applicants should be younger than 45 years old. (Born after October 31, 1976)
Procedures
  1. All authors wishing to participate in the YIA competition must submit their abstract through the APELSO 2021 Online Abstract Submission System, indicate their interest on the “Award Application” section of the system, and submit all required documentation via the award application section.
  2. All applicants must submit electronically the following materials:
    1. The applicant’s CV through APELSO 2021 CV template.
    2. A copy of passport.
Award
  1. The final 3 winners of YIA will be awarded with prizes. The first-place winner receives US$500; second-place winner receive US$300; third-place winner receive $200.
Best Poster Information
Procedures
  1. All authors wishing to participate in the Best Poster competition must submit their abstract through the APELSO 2021 Online Abstract Submission System, indicate their interest on the “Award Application” section of the system, and submit all required documentation via the award application section.
  2. All applicants must submit electronically the following materials:
    1. The applicant’s CV through APELSO 2021 CV template.
    2. A copy of passport.
Award
  1. The final 3 winners of Best Poster Award will be awarded with prizes. The first-place winner receives US$500; second-place winner receive US$300; third-place winner receive $200.

* The Conference organizer reserves the rights to revise the aforementioned rules.