National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB)

Topic/focus: Disease - Specific / Registry
Year(s): 2002 - 2010
Source: American College of Surgeons
Study and sample characteristics: Medical records
Universe: United States trauma patient admissions in participating centers
Variables: n/a
Access: Restricted, requires registration
Cost: ~$200 per dataset for non-profits
Key web links: National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB)
Primary Institutional Contact: EDRC Coordinator (

Summary: NTDB collects trauma registry data from participating trauma centers on an annual basis. Data are aggregated and used to produce annual reports, hospital benchmark reports, and data quality reports.