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Table 2 Hollander wound evaluation score (HWES)

From: Tissue adhesive for wound closure in enhanced-recovery total hip arthroplasty: a prospective, randomized and controlled study

Incision attributeScore if absentScore if present
Step-off borders01
Contour Irregularities01
Margin Separation01
Edge inversion01
Excessive Distortion01
Overall appearance0 (satisfactory)1 (unsatisfactory)
Total Hollander score0 (best)6 (worse)