APSS annual meeting 2022
with live operative course

in collaboration with
Association of Spine Surgeons of India




Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, India

Hybrid Meeting

Call for Abstracts


APSS Annual Meeting 2022 and Live Operative Course Free Paper Abstract Submission

Abstract Submission Period: 1 January, 2022 to 10 April, 2022

Abstract Submission

APSS Annual Meeting 2022 and Live Operative Course will present “Best Paper Awards” at this year’s meeting.

Will be selected from the papers submitted during the Abstract Submission period.

Guidelines & Instructions

Please use one of the following browsers to submit your abstract

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Submission Requirements

Abstracts must be written in English with grammar and spelling quality suitable for publication.

Only abstracts submitted online via the APSS Annual Meeting 2022 and Live Operative Course website will be accepted. Faxed or e-mailed abstracts will not be accepted.

Submission Deadline

10 April, 2022.


The first author must be the one to present the presentation.

Presentation Style

Selected abstracts will be shortlisted for either e-poster or presentation of data with audio recording in advance.

Abstract Title

Limited to 25 words in UPPER CASE.

Identifying information, such as author or institution names, must not be included in the title.

Enter the title only in the designated title field (do not include it in the body of the abstract).

Abstract Text

Limited to 400 words.

Abstract Layout

Abstracts must use the following format structure

  • Objectives
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Conclusions

We recommend using a word-processing software (e.g. Microsoft Word) to edit your abstract and to count the number of words in your abstract.

Submission Confirmation

Once the abstract is submitted, you will receive a confirmation e-mail. Changes may be made to the abstract by re-entering the submission at any time up until the deadline for abstract submissions. In case you do not receive a confirmation e-mail, please contact the Congress Secretariat:apss2022hybrid@gmail.com

Notification of Acceptance

The Scientific Committee will review all the abstracts submitted online and acceptance notifications will be sent to the first author via e-mail in early April, 2022.

Topics for APSS

1 Cervical Spine Degenerative Diseases
2 Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Degenerative Diseases
3 Cervical Spine Trauma
4 Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Trauma
5 Spine Deformities
6 Spine Tumor
7 Spine Infection
8 Upper Cervical Disorder
9 Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery
10 Robotic and Computer Assisted Spine Surgery
11 Basic Research of Spine Surgery

Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest

Please disclose any conflicts of interest during your presentation.


Please confirm the following during the submission process:

  1. I hereby confirm that I have reviewed this abstract and that all the information given is correct and in accordance with the abstract submission guidelines provided on the congress website. I accept that the contents of this abstract cannot be modified or corrected after final submission and I am aware that it will be published exactly as submitted.
  2. Submission of the abstract constitutes my consent to its publication (e.g. congress website, program brochures, other promotion materials, etc.).
  3. I grant the Organizing committee a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, publish, translate, distribute, and display the contents of the abstract.
  4. The Organizing committee reserve the right to remove from any publication an abstract which does not comply with the above.
  5. I confirm that the abstract must be original and must not be or have been published at any APSS meeting prior to this Congress.
  6. I confirm that the contact details saved in the system are correct and of those of the abstract’s corresponding author, and will be used to notify the status of the abstract. The corresponding author is responsible for informing the other authors regarding the status of the abstract.