Criteria for the safe use of D-dimer testing in emergency department patients with suspected pulmonary embolism: A multicenter US study

Jeffrey Kline, R. Darrell Nelson, Raymond E. Jackson, D. Mark Courtney

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Study objective: We derive a decision rule to partition emergency department patients with suspected pulmonary embolism (PE) into a small, high-risk group (2

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)144-152
Number of pages9
JournalAnnals of Emergency Medicine
Volume39
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

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Criteria for the safe use of D-dimer testing in emergency department patients with suspected pulmonary embolism : A multicenter US study. / Kline, Jeffrey; Nelson, R. Darrell; Jackson, Raymond E.; Courtney, D. Mark.

In: Annals of Emergency Medicine, Vol. 39, No. 2, 2002, p. 144-152.

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