Andrew J. Goodwin, MD; Russell A. Higgins, MD; Karen A. Moser, MD; Kristi J. Smock, MD; Wayne L. Chandler, MD; Kandice Kottke-Marchant, MD, PhD; Sarah K. Hartman, MD; Oksana Volod, MD; Alan F. Brown, MD; Vandita P. Johari, MD; Sharon Burr, MBA, MT; Nataliya Polyakov, MT; Dong Chen, MD, PhD
Disclosures: Dr. Goodwin reports personal fees from Haematologic Technologies outside the submitted work. Dr. Higgins reports personal fees from Werfen Instrumentation Laboratory and nonfinancial support from CAP outside the submitted work. Disclosures can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M16-2030.
Requests for Single Reprints: Dong Chen, MD, PhD, 200 First Street, Southwest, Special Coagulation Laboratory, Division of Hematopathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905; e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current Author Addresses: Dr. Goodwin: Department of Pathology, University of Vermont Medical Center, 111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401.
Dr. Higgins: Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Texas Health San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229.
Dr. Moser: Department of Pathology, St. Louis University Medical School, 1402 South Grand Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63104.
Dr. Smock: ARUP Laboratories, 500 Chipeta Way, MSC 115-G04, Salt Lake City, UT 84108.
Dr. Chandler: Department of Laboratories, Seattle Children's Hospital, OC 8 720, 4800 Sand Point Way Northeast, Seattle, WA 98105.
Dr. Kottke-Marchant: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, L-21, Cleveland, OH 44195.
Dr. Hartman: Baylor College of Medicine, 1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX, USA 77030.
Dr. Volod: Cedars–Sinai Medical Center, Beverly Pathology, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Room 4711, Los Angeles, CA 90048.
Dr. Brown: ARUP Laboratories, 1166 East Garfield Avenue, Apartment 3, Salt Lake City, UT 84105.
Dr. Johari: Department of Pathology, Baystate Medical Center, 759 Chestnut Street, Springfield, MA 01199.
Ms. Burr and Ms. Polyakov: College of American Pathologists, 325 Waukegan Road, Northfield, IL 60093.
Dr. Chen: Special Coagulation Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905.
Author Contributions: Conception and design: A.J. Goodwin, R.A. Higgins, K.A. Moser, K.J. Smock, W.L. Chandler, O. Volod, D. Chen.
Analysis and interpretation of the data: A.J. Goodwin, R.A. Higgins, W.L. Chandler, D. Chen.
Drafting of the article: A.J. Goodwin, R.A. Higgins, A.F. Brown, D. Chen.
Critical revision for important intellectual content: A.J. Goodwin, R.A. Higgins, K.A. Moser, K.J. Smock, W.L. Chandler, D. Chen.
Final approval of the article: A.J. Goodwin, R.A. Higgins, K.A. Moser, K.J. Smock, W.L. Chandler, K. Kottke-Marchant, S.K. Hartman, O. Volod, A.F. Brown, V.P. Johari, S. Burr, N. Polyakov, D. Chen.
Administrative, technical, or logistic support: S. Burr, N. Polyakov.
Collection and assembly of data: A.J. Goodwin, R.A. Higgins, K.J. Smock, D. Chen.
Andrew J. Goodwin, Russell A. Higgins, Karen A. Moser, Kristi J. Smock, Wayne L. Chandler, Kandice Kottke-Marchant, et al. Issues Surrounding Age-Adjusted d-Dimer Cutoffs That Practicing Physicians Need to Know When Evaluating Patients With Suspected Pulmonary Embolism. Ann Intern Med. 2017;166:361–363. doi: 10.7326/M16-2030
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2017;166(5):361-363.
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