ISMST (International Society for Medical Shockwave Treatment)

Congress Awards

GROUNDS OF THE 2017 ISMST AWARD TO THE BEST COMMUNICATION

1) Communications sent in Word type format with photos interspersed in the text, will be admitted to opt to the award, and they must include the following sections:

·        Abstract

·        Introduction.

·        Material and methods.

·        Results.

·        Discussion.

·        Conclusions

·        BIBLIOGRAPHY.

 

(2) the subject of the communication must be clinical or physical research on shockwave treatments.

 

(3) the communication must be original and not have been presented or published in another national or international forum.

 

(4) the communication cannot contain direct information regarding the authors, where it’s been done, or area of intervention neither.

 

(5) the first author must be member of the ISMST, prior to the presentation of the communication, as well as be registered at the Congress.

 

(6) presentation of the communication: the communication, once accepted by the ISMST Scientific Committee, may be presented as a podium presentation or a Poster communication to the Congress.

 

They always should be included, essentially, three different files:

A - Abstract, where the MOTTO or slogan of the communication will be included without any data from authors or center of the author or authors which might provide data from them neither.

B – Complete work, with the title taken from the motto chosen by the authors, without data of authors or workplace of the author or authors neither. To make references that could identify the authors or to their work centers will be prevented, otherwise that will be considered as a reason of rejection of the communication in their candidacy to the award.

C- authors / motto / rapporteur (in this file itself are included the authors with the motto of the communication.)

 

The communications opting to an Award must be sent by e-mail to the ISMST Secretaries  shockwave@ismst.com and ISMST@eventokia.com before April the 30’th 2017.

 

 

(7) the Scientific Committee of the ISMST will evaluate the communications through objective parameters and will issue the result of the final decision.

 

(8) the decision of the Scientific Committee will be unappealable. Preventing any conflict of interest, a member of the Committee will never assess those communications who has advised or participated as co-author.

 

(9) the Award will consist of 1 price of an ISMST Award Diploma and a bank-check for an amount of 500.-€uros, which will be given to best communication.

 

(10) the author who will physically receive the Award, or who will be submitted, should be member of ISMST. 

In case of no-attendance of the principal author, the award might be received by another co-author of the study, always being a member of the ISMST and being registered at the Congress. If none of the present authors meets with these conditions, the award will not be given, and will be declared void.

 

 

 

GROUNDS OF THE 2017 ISMST AWARDS TO THE BEST ORIGINAL WORKS ON ESWT BASIC RESEARCH

1) Written works in Word type format with photos interspersed in the text, will be admitted to opt to the award, including the following sections:

·        Abstract

·        Introduction.

·        Material and methods.

·        Results.

·        Discussion.

·        Conclusions

·        BIBLIOGRAPHY.

 

(2) the subject of the work must be basic research on shockwave treatments.

 

(3) the work must be original and not have been presented or published in another national or international forum.

 

(4) the work cannot contain direct information regarding the authors, where it’s been done, or area of intervention neither.

 

(5) the first author must be member of the ISMST, prior to the presentation of the work, as well as be registered at the Congress.

 

(6) presentation of the work: the work must be presented, also, as a communication to the Congress.

 

They always should be included, essentially, three different files:

A - Abstract, where the MOTTO or slogan of the work will be included without any data from authors or center of the author or authors which might provide data from them neither.

B – Complete work, with the title taken from the motto chosen by the authors, without data of authors or workplace of the author or authors neither. To make references that could identify the authors or to their work centers will be prevented, otherwise that will be considered as a reason of rejection of the work in their candidacy to the award.

C- authors / motto / rapporteur (in this file itself are included the authors with the motto of the work.)

 

The works opting to an Award must be sent by e-mail to the ISMST Secretaries  shockwave@ismst.com and ISMST@eventokia.com before April the 30’th 2017.

 

(7) the Scientific Committee of the ISMST will evaluate the works through objective parameters and will issue the result of the final decision.

 

(8) the decision of the Scientific Committee will be unappealable. Preventing any conflict of interest, a member of the Committee will never assess those papers who has advised or participated as co-author.

 

(9) the Awards will consist of 5 prices of an ISMST Award Diploma and a bank-check for an amount of 500.-€uros, which will be given to each one of the 5 best works.

 

(10) the author who will physically receive the Award, or who will be submitted, should be member of ISMST. 

In case of no-attendance of the principal author, the award might be received by another co-author of the study, always being a member of the ISMST and being registered at the Congress. If none of the present authors meets with these conditions, the award will not be given, and will be declared void.