Application for Self-Monitoring of Cardiovascular Risk


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 11-004546
    NCT ID: NCT01883050
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 11-004546

About this study

Patients who recently suffered a heart attack will use a smart-phone/computer application during cardiac rehabilitation to reduce their risk of a future attack, their re-hospitalizations, their cost of care, and increase their quality of life.

Participation eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Recently underwent PCI.
  • Are eligible for enrollment to the CVHC (Cardiovascular Health Clinic)
  • Do not have any physical impediments to physical activity
  • Do not have any impediments to physically attending the Mayo Clinic's CVHC
  • They are willing to incorporate the software application into their CR
  • They must have access to the internet

Exclusion Criteria:

  • They are unable or unwilling to enroll in CR
  • They are unable to physically attend Mayo Clinic's CVHC CR Program
  • They are unwilling to incorporate the Personal Health Assistant into their CR

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Thomas Allison, Ph.D.

Closed for enrollment


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