Statistics from Altmetric.com
We read the recent article by Hoki et al1 with great interest. How, what and when to investigate apparent life-threatening events (ALTE) has been subject to much debate over the years. Having recently witnessed the inter-clinician variability at our institution in investigating such events, we performed a review of current practice in the UK, examining the existence and contents of any ALTE guidelines.
All training paediatric emergency departments in the UK (n=21) …