The value of comprehensive collection of data and provision of feedback of clinical outcomes to cardiac surgeons has been recognized all over the world. It has demonstrated up to 25% reduction in mortality for adult cardiac surgery in the developed world.

This online database of cardio-thoracic surgery is an initiative of Pakistan Society of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons. One of the major objectives of PSCVTS is to continuously improve the quality of healthcare that is delivered to patients by Cardiovascular & Thoracic surgeons in Pakistan. This database is designed to achieve the same objective by sharing experience of individual institutions at National level.

The database of PSCVTS is also expected to produce improvements in understanding our indigenous strengths and weaknesses. It would play a key role in designing and delivering better quality services of Cardiac Surgery in Pakistan.