Caregiver Monitoring of Children with Congenital Heart Disease
About this study
The overall objective of this study is to determine whether non-medically trained caregivers can be educated to utilize home monitoring devices paired with our mobile application to collect and store patient-specific information regarding weight, pulse, and oxygen saturation levels for congenital heart disease patients.
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.See eligibility criteria
- Children with congenital heart disease along with their caregivers
- Children ages 0-5 years
- Caregivers up to 80 years
- Children hospitalized with any condition requiring daily body weight, pulse, and oxygen saturation levels via pulse-oximetery and arterial blood gases
- Children’s caregivers must be willing and able to:
- Read and utilize mobile technology to learn how to perform home monitoring tasks while their child is hospitalized
- Caregivers who are unable to read English
- Children with any cause of non-congenital heart disease causes of hypoxemia such as carbon monoxide exposure
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
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