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Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

Become a Member
Become a member and receive career-enhancing benefits

Our top priority is providing value to members. Your Member Services team is here to ensure you maximize your ACS member benefits, participate in College activities, and engage with your ACS colleagues. It's all here.

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Trauma Programs

Vendor Information

If you are looking for information regarding updates to software or other validation issues, please visit the vendor’s website for the most up-to-date information or contact the individuals below (listed in alphabetical order):

ESO

Products: TraumaBase (CDM by ESO), NTRACS, V5, Gen6 (DI by ESO), TraumaOne (Lancet by ESO)

Website: www.eso.com

Contact: ESO - 866-766-9471, option 3
support.cdm@eso.com
support.di@eso.com
support.lancet@eso.com

ImageTrend, Inc.

Product: Image Trend

Website: www.imagetrend.com

Contact: Craig Rees, support@imagetrend.com

NTDS Dataset Schema (XSDs)

The National Trauma Data Standard (NTDS) dataset is a subset of information describing a complete injury event. It includes information that is considered important from a trauma system, hospital personnel, and an injury patient’s perspective. The data elements within the NTDS dataset provide documentation of system performance and clinical care.

Explanation of the Element Type

Trauma Elements: A comprehensive list of all the potential elements that would be collected about an emergency incident (for example, patient name, unit number).