Accepted abstracts will be published in the journal Neuromuscular Disorders, on condition that the presenting author is registered for the congress upon abstract submission. The journal issue will be given to all delegates attending the Congress upon registration in Perth.
- The presenting author has to be registered in order to submit an abstract. Please quote your registration number when prompted during the abstract submission process.
- Abstracts should be submitted electronically no later than 31 March 2012.
- Abstracts cannot be submitted by fax, hard copy or e-mail.
- The presenting author will receive all correspondence concerning the abstract and is responsible for informing co-authors of the status of the abstract.
- The presenting author will have access to the abstract after submission via an on-line Personal Page.
- A first notification on acceptance of the abstracts will be e-mailed in April 2012.
- Abstracts must be written in English.
- Maximum 2000 characters (including spaces and excluding title and contact information on authors).
- References and credits are not to be included in the abstract, nor subheadings or keywords.
- It is the author's responsibility to submit a correct abstract; any errors in spelling, grammar, or scientific fact will be reproduced as typed by the author, if accepted.
Upon submission, indicate one of the following topics that best describes the abstract:
- Impact of New Diagnostic Techniques on Clinical Practice in Neuromuscular Disorders
- Congenital Myopathies
- Standards of Care in Neuromuscular Disorders (inc. cardiac, respiratory, orthopedic, swallowing and feeding, physical medicine/therapy and rehabilitation).
- Advances in Therapy for Neuromuscular Disorders
- Advances across the neuromuscular field.