Clinical evaluation of a diagnostic strategy for deep venous thrombosis with exclusion by low plasma levels of fibrin degradation product D-dimer.

@article{Lindahl1998ClinicalEO,
  title={Clinical evaluation of a diagnostic strategy for deep venous thrombosis with exclusion by low plasma levels of fibrin degradation product D-dimer.},
  author={Tomas L Lindahl and T H Lundahl and Maria Ranby and S. G. Fransson},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation},
  year={1998},
  volume={58 4},
  pages={307-16}
}
Clinical research studies have indicated the possibility of diagnostic strategies for deep venous thrombosis (DVT), strategies which include a step where the diagnosis is excluded by low or undetectable plasma levels of fibrin degradation product D-dimer. In collaboration with two local hospitals in Sweden, three implementations of such a strategy are… CONTINUE READING