The summary below is from the full report titled A Diagnostic Strategy Involving a Quantitative Latex d-Dimer Assay Reliably Excludes Deep Venous Thrombosis. It is in the 20 May 2003 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 138, pages 787-794). The authors are S.M. Bates, C. Kearon, M. Crowther, L. Linkins, M. O'Donnell, J. Douketis, A.Y.Y. Lee, J.I. Weitz, M. Johnston, and J.S. Ginsberg.
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Negative Results on a Quantitative Latex d-Dimer Test Exclude Deep Leg Clots. Ann Intern Med. 2003;138:I-30. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-138-10-200305200-00002
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