Improving Cardiac Rehabilitation Outcomes Through Mobile Case Management (iCARE)


About this study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate comparisons between a hybrid program of center-based CR which incorporates mHealth remote case management technology (CON+) to a traditional center-based program alone (CON) as well as comparisons between home-based mHealth remote case management alone (HOM+) to a traditional center-based program (CON).



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:

- Own or have reliable access to a smartphone or desktop computer with internet access

- Have an email address

- Patients who have a history of one of the following; acute myocardial infarction/acute
coronary syndrome, stable angina pectoris, percutaneous coronary intervention, or
heart failure.

- Patients who have undergone a surgical procedure which includes an indication for
cardiac rehabilitation (coronary artery bypass surgery, heart valve
repair/replacement, or heart transplant)

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients referred to cardiac rehab with ventricular assist devices.

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 Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Thomas Olson, Ph.D., M.S.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Rebecca Jobes

(507) 266-6484

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