Best Intra-coronary imaging Competiton (BIC):
Case Submission Guidelines


The selected cases have been announced!

Thanks to major interests in the BIC, a large number of cases were submitted. The selected cases are interesting cases that made full use of imaging modalities. Please access the following webpage and take a look at the selected cases’ slides. (Member registration is required.)

We are pleased to announce that the "Best Intra-coronary imaging Competition (BIC)" will be held at CCT2019.

In BIC, physicians are invited to submit cases in which IVUS, OCT and Endoscopic, etc. images are proved to be clinically useful, unique, etc. and determined as "evidential images".

Outstanding 10 cases will be presented during CCT2019 and will be posted on the CCT2019 website. The best presenter among these will be invited to CCT2020 as a faculty member. We look forward to receiving your submissions and seeing you all at CCT2019.
For submission, please access the guidelines and online form below. We are waiting for your active submission.

[1] Topics

A case must have an evidential image got from examination of IVUS, OCT, Endoscope, ets., and it must be clinically useful and unique.

[2] Acceptance/Rejection Announcement & Excellent Cases

The results will be posted on CCT2019 website and notify by e-mail in the end of August.

The selected cases will be uploaded on CCT website's registered member's area for general viewing, and will be invited to make oral presentation at the venue during CCT2019. Please prepare other slides for oral presentation than the submitted one. The“BIC Best Case” will be selected from the presenters at the venue and the winner will receive an official commendation, a faculty invitation to CCT2020 and a supplementary prize.

[3] Submission

  1. Please download the Power Point slide temlate and comply case description up to 4MB in size in the following order;
    • Case title, submitter's name, affiliation and photo
    • Introduction
    • Picture/Diagram 1, 2 (JPEG format)
    • Conclusion
      Power Point case slides
  2. Please go to the submission form and input your information and attach the case slides.
  3. After sending the form, a confirmation mail with the registration number will be sent to your e-mal address. (Please keep your registration number for reference.)

[4] Notes

  • Only one submission per applicant is accepted.
  • English must be used for the case slides and presentations.
  • Any of patient's personal information must be removed before submission, since the accepted case slides will be uploaded on CCT2019 website.

Contact: CCT Administration Office(For BIC)



Submission is now closed. Thank you for your active submission.

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