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Table 1a The ASEPSIS wound score

From: Decreased morbidity following long saphenous vein harvesting using a minimally invasive technique: a randomised controlled trial comparing two techniques for long saphenous vein harvest

Criterion Description Points
A Additional treatment Antibiotics 10
  Drainage of pus under local anesthetics 5
  Debridement of wound (General anesthetics) 10
S Serous discharge Daily 0–5
E Erythema Daily 0–5
P Purulent exudates Daily 0–10
S Separation of deep tissues Daily 0–10
I Isolation of bacteria   10
S Stay in hospital prolonged over 14 days   5