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Table 2 Wound grades derived from the Red Cross wound classification [11]

From: Using the Red Cross wound classification to predict treatment needs in children with conflict-related limb injuries: a retrospective database study

  Skin defecta Cavity Fracture
Grade 1 < 10 cm AND Absent AND Absent or simple fracture
Grade 2 < 10 cm AND Present OR With clinically significant comminution
Grade 3 ≥ 10 cm AND Present OR With clinically significant comminution
  1. aSkin defect: size of entry and exit wound combined
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