D-dimer level

Included in meta analysis


Engelberger RP, Limacher A, Kucher N, Baumann F, Silbernagel G, Benghozi R et al, 2015, Clin Chim Acta, 447, 16-22 , Biological variation of established and novel biomarkers for atherosclerosis: Results from a prospective, parallel-group cohort study


Total Score


Parameter Score
1. Scale A
2. Study Population A
3. Samples B
4. Measurand B
5. Pre-Analytical B
6. Replicate Analysis C
7. Steady State B
8. Outlier Analysis B
9. Normality A
10. Variance Homogeneity C
12. CI A
13. No of Results B
14. Concentrations A
15. Total Score C6,10

Item Details

Parameter Score
Matrix Unknown
Measurand D-dimer level
Unit ng / mL
Overall Analytical Principle Method Unknown
Number of Subjects 18
Number of Subjects included in BV estimation 18
Ethinicity Unknown
Age Mean / Median
Age Min 50.0
Age Max 75.0
Age SD
Number of Males 8
Number of Females 10
State of Well Being
Healthy (excl pregnant)
Study Duration Length 12
Study Duration Units Month
Sampling Intervals, e.g. X sample(s) per Interval Unit 12
Interval Units Week
Sampling Times Start Time:
End Time:
Number of Samples 4
Average Number of Samples Used for BV Estimation 4.0
Average Number of Replicates 1.0
Estimates of CVi 25.2
Calculated Confidence Intervals of CVi Lower: , Upper:
Estimates of CVg 30.6
Calculated Confidence Intervals of CVg Lower: , Upper:
Analytical CV
Calculated Confidence Intervals of Analytical CV Lower: , Upper:
Measurand Mean 343.8
Measurand Min
Measurand Max
Measurand SD