Affiliation: Columbia University
- The Apgar score has survived the test of timeMieczyslaw Finster
Department of Anesthesiology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
Anesthesiology 102:855-7. 2005..1%; and those in the 8-10 score group had a death rate of 0.13%. She concluded that the prognosis of an infant is excellent if he receives one of the upper three scores, and poor if one of the lowest three scores...