Heart Failure Self-care With the Aid of a Smartphone Application (HFSC)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03194841|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 21, 2017
Last Update Posted : June 21, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Heart Failure||Other: Heart failure application||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||10 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Heart Failure Self-care With the Aid of a Smartphone Application|
|Actual Study Start Date :||August 22, 2016|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 6, 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||January 6, 2017|
Experimental: Heart Failure Application
A mobile application that allowed for input of physiologic data, qualitative questions about symptoms and education
Other: Heart failure application
A mobile phone application that allowed for input of physiologic data, qualitative question input and education retrieval along with SMS use.
- Self-Care of Heart Failure Index (SCHFI) [ Time Frame: two weeks ]Measures how well a person monitors their symptoms, adhere to medication/diet and how confident they are in performing self-care.
- Heart Failure Somatic Awareness Scale [ Time Frame: two weeks ]It determines the extent of distress associated with heart failure symptoms.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03194841
|Study Chair:||Kristen Sethares, PhD||University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth|