a negative D dimer
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Ann Intern Med. 2006 Jun 6;144(11):812-21 Randomized Controlled Trial, Multicenter Study
IN thromboembolic disease, low probablility patients The Use of
a negative D dimer
As Diagnostic Tool
Is equal Than
further additional testing 1 and 2 weeks after
To exclude thromboembolic disease and avoid symptomatic events at 6 months follow-up: 0 of 41 patients with no additional testing, 1 of 41 patients with additional testing