The Scientific Committee invites authors to submit abstracts for selection and inclusion in the Scientific Programme. Please find below instructions for the layout and submission of abstracts.

Abstracts should contain no more than 350 words and must be written in English and structured in the following format.

TITLE: In capitals (160 characters maximum, including spaces).  Do not use abbreviations (e.g. does RT-PCR represent reverse-transcription polymerase chain reaction or real-time polymerase chain reaction?)

AIM: An introductory sentence indicating the objectives and purpose of the study.

MATERIALS (or SUBJECTS) AND METHOD: A description of the methodology, including statistical evaluation.

RESULTS: A summary of the results (a statements such as 'the result will be discussed' is not acceptable).

CONCLUSIONS: A statement of the study's conclusions.

Figures, tables and illustrations may not be included in the abstract.

Each participant may submit up to two abstracts as a presenting author, either an oral and poster OR two posters.

Only five authors can be included on any one abstract.

Radiation Protection:

Clinical practice, recommendations, regulations and legislation regarding the use of ionizing radiation in medicine and dentistry varies between countries. Please be aware that your submission will be judged by European Standards. Reviewers may reject submissions that do not comply. The latest information regarding radiation protection in dentistry can be found under: and

On entering the abstract registration, the selected login name and password can be used to view or amend the draft abstract before it is submitted. Once submitted, the abstract cannot be modified. You will then receive an e-mail acknowledgment confirming receipt. If you do not receive an acknowledgment please contact:

All submissions will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee prior to deciding whether or not they can be accepted in the final programme. It is the submitting author's responsibility to ensure that the abstract is accurate and well written. Only abstracts submitted by authors who have paid their congress registration fee in full by the 1st April 2018 will be published.

The deadline for abstract submission is the 1st December 2017. Abstracts received after that date will not be evaluated.

Notification of acceptance/rejection of abstracts will be sent by e-mail to the corresponding author by the 4th March 2018. If you have not received information concerning the abstract by that date please contact: