apparent life-threatening events

apparent life-threatening events,

n.pl conditions or episodes that could result in the termination of the life of the patient.
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Apparent life-threatening events and apnea of infancy.
Surveillance study of apparent life-threatening events (ALTE) in the Netherlands.
Vaccines, apparent life-threatening events, Barlow's disease, and questions about "shaken baby syndrome.
Do all infants with apparent life-threatening events need to be admitted?
Apparent life-threatening events in infants presenting to an emergency department.
Apparent life-threatening events (ALTEs), which include observation of a color change, apnea, alteration in muscle tone, choking, and/or gagging, can have benign or pathologic etiologies, explained Dr.
DENVER -- A careful physical examination and history, with special attention to the family history, will detect most infants with gastroesophageal reflux disease who need an intensive workup following an apparent life-threatening event, according to a review of 313 cases.
Risk factors for apparent life-threatening events (ALTEs) differ significantly from those for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), a study has found.
Patterns of gastroesophageal reflux (GER) in patients with apparent life-threatening events.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The recurrence of apparent life-threatening events was associated with iron deficiency in a prospective case-control study of 216 children, Raymond D.
Neither preterm infants nor infants with apnea, bradycardia, or apparent life-threatening events had increased incidences of SIDS.
A careful physical examination and history, with special attention to the family history, will detect most infants with gastroesophageal reflux who need an intensive work-up following an apparent life-threatening event, according to a review of 313 cases.

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