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National Cancer Data Base - Data Dictionary PUF 2015

Site Specific Code Definitions for data items from the Collaborative Stage Data Collection System

Some detective work is required to interpret codes for fields in the Collaborative Stage Data Collection System (CS). Analyses may need to be handled differently depending on the CS Version Number. To find the site-specific codes, use the following resources based on the first two or four digits of the CS Version Number.

Site Specific Code Definitions for data items from the Collaborative Stage Data Collection System

CS Version To find the site-specific codes, use the following resources based on the first two or four digits of the CS Version Number Link to:
'02' The most recent versions of CS. Select the applicable CS Version from the link, then select the schema name that applies to the cases in the project. That will link you to the schema page and the CS data item names. Use the link from the "Coding Instructions" tab to access "Standard Setters Requirements Database" to see which Site-Specific Factors were required by CoC for the respective version. CS
'0104' This is the CS Manual in use for versions '0104xx'. The site-specific schema definitions are in Part II CSManual010400.pdf
'0103' This is the CS Manual in use for versions '0103xx'. The file consists of the Part II site-specific schema definitions. CSManual010300part2.pdf
'0102'
Head and Neck CS_head_neck_replpgs01.02.00.pdf
Melanoma CS_melanoma_replpgs01.02.00.pdf
All Others CS_nonhead_neck_replpgs01.02.00.pdf
'0101'
'0009'
The files for '0101' and '0009' consist of the Part II site-specific schema definitions. '0009' was a beta version, but there were no changes before '0101' was released. CSManual01010part2.pdf