Apgar score(redirected from American Pediatric Gross Assessment Record)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.
Related to American Pediatric Gross Assessment Record: Apgar Score System
Apgar score[′ap·gär ‚skȯr]
An index used to evaluate a newborn infant's physical condition based on a rating of 0-2 for each of five criteria: heart rate, respiratory effort, muscle tone, response to stimulation, and skin color.