D-dimer levels are known to increase with age; this presents a challenge when using D-dimer testing for the exclusion of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in elderly patients. Learn about the performance of the INNOVANCE® D-Dimer Assay from Siemens Healthineers when an age-adjusted cutoff was applied in studies conducted by both Siemens Healthineers and the University Hospital of Münster, Germany.
White Paper: INNOVANCE D-Dimer Assay for exclusion of VTE and use of an age-dependent cutoff1
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