Illustrated APGAR (appearance, pulse, grimace, activity, respiration) Test Scoring chart. The chart visually demonstrates how well a baby tolerated the birthing process by providing five categories (the rows in the chart) by which one must rate the newborn on a scale of 0 to 2 (the columns of the chart), where 0 is the lowest (undesirable) and 2 is the highest (desirable). Row 1: Appearance: Score 0 is 'Blue all over,' showing a simple illustration of the figure of a baby, all blue; Score 1 ...
Neonatal nursing is a specialty field within pediatric nurse practitioner programs that offered as a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) or a post-master certificate program. Students who consider enrolling into one of the best schools for neonatal nursing, this article is for them. Here, we will look at the top neonatal nursing schools in... Continue Reading »