Utility of D-dimer testing in patients with clinically suspected pulmonary embolism and elevated C-reactive protein levels

Frederikus A Klok, Reza Karamidjurabi, Sophie I Velthuis, Mathilde Nijkeuter, Menno V Huisman

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)972-4
Number of pages3
JournalThrombosis and Haemostasis
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2008


  • Adult
  • Biomarkers/analysis
  • C-Reactive Protein/analysis
  • Female
  • Fibrin Fibrinogen Degradation Products/analysis
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Pulmonary Embolism/blood
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Up-Regulation

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