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Virginia Apgar invented the Apgar score in 1952 as a method to quickly summarize the health of newborn children. Apgar was an anesthesiologist who ...

Apgar score: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Apgar is a quick test performed on a baby at 1 and 5 minutes after birth. The 1- minute score determines how well the baby tolerated the birthing process.

APGAR Test: What do the Scores Mean?

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The APGAR test is an assessment of overall newborn well being. The APGAR test is done after delivery and scores are recorded one to five minutes from birth.

Apgar Scores - HealthyChildren.org

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Sep 25, 2015 ... delivery-beyond~American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) explains the Apgar score, a test done immediately after birth.

Your Baby's Apgar Tests | What to Expect

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A doctor, midwife, or nurse will assign your newborn an Apgar score based on these five criteria. Each one is scored from 0 to 2, with a total of 10 possible points ...

Apgar Score: Learn About Test Results - MedicineNet

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Nov 16, 2015 ... Read how an Apgar score is calculated, when it's determined, and what the score means for the neonate. The tool assesses a newborn's ...

The Apgar Score | From the American Academy of Pediatrics ...

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Abstract. The Apgar score provides an accepted and convenient method for reporting the status of the newborn infant immediately after birth and the response to ...

Apgar score - BabyCentre

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What is the Apgar score? The Apgar score is a simple, painless and effective check used by midwives and doctors to assess your newborn's health.

Your Newborn's APGAR Score: What Does It Mean And When ...

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Nov 13, 2014 ... At one-minute, a baby's APGAR score indicates to a doctor (or midwife) how well the baby tolerated the process of birth. At five minutes, the ...

Apgar Score & Neonatal Assessment | Birth Injury Diagnosis

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The Apgar score was developed in 1952 as a simple and repeatable method to quickly assess the health of a baby immediately after birth.

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What Is the Apgar Score? - KidsHealth

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The very first test given to your newborn, the Apgar score occurs right after your baby's birth in the delivery or birthing room.

The Apgar score | BabyCenter

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Find out how doctors use the Apgar scoring system to evaluate your newborn's condition.

The Apgar Score - ACOG

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ABSTRACT: The Apgar score provides an accepted and convenient method for reporting the status of the newborn infant immediately after birth and the ...