Trauma Quality Programs research data may be used for informational and research purposes with approval from the ACS Committee on Trauma (COT). If you would like to use the TQP PUF for your analysis, you must complete our online data application below and agree to our Terms and Conditions. TQP PUF data are to be used exclusively for the project described in your request and are not to be linked to other datasets.
The TQP PUF is now the representative dataset for trauma research at the ACS. This PUF replaces the trauma datasets previously offered to researchers including the NTDB Research Dataset, the NTDB National Sample Program, and the Trauma Quality Improvement Program (TQIP) Participant Use File (PUF).