TABLE 2

Death, Child Abuse, and Adverse Neurological Outcomes in the ALTE Cohort

Outcomen (%)
Death2 (0.42)
Child abuse54 (11.0)
    Physical abuse4 (0.9)
    Sexual abuse6 (1.3)
    Abuse within 1 y of ALTE17 (3.6)
Chronic neurological problems23 (4.9)
    Chronic epilepsy17 (3.6)
    Developmental delay14 (3.0)
  • The total number of patients was 471. Eight patients had both chronic epilepsy and developmental delay.