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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.

The Apgar score | BabyCenter

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

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.

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 ...

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.

The Apgar Score | FROM THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ...

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Abstract. The Apgar score provides a convenient shorthand for reporting the status of the newborn infant and the response to resuscitation. The Apgar score has ...

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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 - 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 ...

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.