Virginia Apgar demonstrating Apgar score


Title:
Virginia Apgar demonstrating Apgar score
Description:
Apgar holds a newborn baby upside-down to test its reflexes, as part of an Apgar evaluation, at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. Reflex irritability--in response to tickling the nostrils or gently slapping the feet--is one of the five Apgar score criteria.
Extent:
1 pages
Date Created:
[1959]
Creator:
The National Foundation-March of Dimes
Source:
Original Repository. Mount Holyoke College. Archives and Special Collections. L. Stanley James Papers [MS 0782]. 12231. Free Text. Box 3, Folder 3: Of Apgar ca. 1920-1974
Original Repository:
Mount Holyoke College. Archives and Special Collections. L. Stanley James Papers [MS 0782]
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of the March of Dimes.
Subject:
Apgar Score
Profiles in Science ID:
CPBBDL
NLM ID:
101584647X51
Genre:
Photographic prints
Format:
Still Image