Integrated Tele-monitoring and Patient-centric Health Coaching Strategy in Patients Hospitalized With Heart Failure


About this study

This study evaluates the effectiveness of remote tele-monitoring and health coaching in helping to reduce hospitalizations in heart failure patients. Half of participants will receive tele-monitoring and health coaching, while the other half will receive standard health care provided by their chosen provider.

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. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria: - Hospitalized with primary or secondary diagnosis of Acute Decompensated Heart Failure (one or more of these symptoms: shortness of breath, orthopnea or edema AND one or more of these signs: rales, peripheral edema, ascites, or pulmonary vascular congestion on chest radiography) - Adult patients >18 years old Exclusion Criteria: - Overall life expectancy < 1 year - Known skin allergy to adhesives (hydrocolloid, silicone, acrylic) - Active systemic infection - Pregnant or lactating - End stage renal disease on dialysis - Subject or caregiver is not visually and tactile capable of smartphone and home device usage - Inadequate cell phone coverage (including international patients or international travel during study period) - Subject or legal guardian is not willing and able to provide appropriate informed consent

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Jacksonville, Fla.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Mohamad Yamani, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

La Crosse, Wis.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Charles Cagin, D.O.

Closed for enrollment

Eau Claire, Wis.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Deaglan O'Cochlain, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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