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Red Cross Classification of War Wounds Using E.X.C.F.V.M. Scoring System

Purpose:

To describe a war wound using the EXCFVM coding system from the International Red Cross.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
General Surgery & Anesthesiology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage, comorbid conditions, disability and performance, quality of life, psychological response

ICD-10:

Y36

Description:

The International Red Cross has developed a standard scoring system for describing war wounds. This can be applied quickly in combat conditions and can encompass multiple wounds.

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