APGAR

(redirected from Appearance, Pulse, Grimace, Activity, Respiration)
AcronymDefinition
APGARAmerican Pediatric Gross Assessment Record
APGARAppearance, Pulse, Grimace, Activity, Respiration (health assessment)
APGARAdaptation, Partnership, Growth, Affection and Resolve (psychiatry)
APGARActivity, Pulse, Grimace, Appearance, Respiration (medicine; newborn scoring system created in 1952 by American anesthesiologist Virginia Apgar)
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In group A, new born of 109 (31.8%) cases showed Appearance, Pulse, Grimace, Activity, Respiration (APGAR) score <5 at 1 minute compared to 14 (4.6%) cases in the other group.