Heart rate Respiratory effort Muscle tone

Reflex irritability*

No responses

Slow and irregular

Some flexion of the arms and legs


Pink body, blue extremities


Good; strong Active movement

Crying vigorously, sneeze, or cough

Pink all over

*Reaction to suction of nares with bulb syringe

1-Minute Apgar Score

5-Minute Apgar Score

0-4 Severe depression,

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Blood Pressure Health

Blood Pressure Health

Your heart pumps blood throughout your body using a network of tubing called arteries and capillaries which return the blood back to your heart via your veins. Blood pressure is the force of the blood pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart beats.Learn more...

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment