Apgar score at 5 minutes
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Property|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 03/12/2020|
Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/06/2020
A measurement of physical condition at 5 minutes after birth. The score is based on the assessment of 5 characteristics: heart rate, respiratory condition, muscle tone, reflex irritability and skin colour.
|Property group:||Assessment event|
Source and reference attributes
National Perinatal Data Development Committee
Macquarie University 2017. The Macquarie Dictionary 7th edn. Sydney: The Macquarie Library Pty Ltd.
|Related metadata references:|
Supersedes Apgar score Health, Superseded 12/12/2018, Tasmanian Health, Archived 24/06/2020, ACT Health, Final 14/08/2018
See also Apgar score at 1 minute Health, Superseded 03/12/2020, Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/06/2020
Has been superseded by Apgar score at 5 minutes Health, Standard 03/12/2020
|Data Element Concepts implementing this property:|
Product of birth—Apgar score at 5 minutes Health, Superseded 03/12/2020