General Thoracic Surgery Database Data Collection

The STS General Thoracic Surgery Database is currently operating under version 2.41 (as of July 1, 2018). Data collection forms, training manuals, and additional resources are available to assist in data collection.

Version 5.21.1

Training Manual - Coming Soon


Data Collection Form (DCF) - Effective July, 2021

Version 2.41

Effective July 1, 2018

Training Manual - Updated February 2021

Data Collection Form (DCF) - Analyzed Procedure


Data Collection Form (DCF) - Non-Analyzed Procedure


Additional Resources

Version 2.3

Effective January 1, 2015

Training Manual (Updated July 2018)


Data Collection Form (DCF) - Major Procedure


Data Collection Form (DCF) - Non-Analyzed Procedure


Additional Resources

Version 2.2

Effective January 1, 2012

Training Manual


Data Collection Form (DCF) - Major Procedure


Data Collection Form (DCF) - Non-Analyzed Procedure


Additional Resources

Version 2.06

Data Collection Forms (DCF)


Additional Resources