I find I am getting increased resistance to admitting infants with ALTE diagnosis, likely as administration gets more concerned about poor reimbursement for observation status admissions.
I have two questions.
1. How do you decide which infants who have had a spell require admit?2. Do you perform any studies in the ED for the vast majority of infants who are back to baseline by the time of their arrival to the ED and have normal vital signs and a normal exam?
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