APGAR

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Apgar score

Initialism[edit]

APGAR

  1. (emergency medicine) A.P.G.A.R.
    1. A: appearance
    2. P: pulse
    3. G: grimace
    4. A: activity
    5. R: respiration

The APGAR initialism is used to remember how to give a newborn an Apgar score