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Home-HF: Evaluation of Patients With Heart Failure Using Home Telemonitoring

This study has been completed.
Honeywell HomMed
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Imperial College London Identifier:
First received: April 7, 2006
Last updated: April 26, 2016
Last verified: November 2007
Results First Received: October 27, 2015  
Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Open Label;   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Heart Failure
Intervention: Device: HomMed Telemonitoring System

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Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
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Reporting Groups
Intervention Arm Recieved home telemonitoring daily HomMed Telemonitoring System: The HomeMed telemonitoring system allows for patients to monitor their weight, blood pressure, oxygen saturation and symptoms of dyspnoea on a daily basis from their home
Usual Care Received usual hospital care with no Telemonitoring

Participant Flow:   Overall Study
    Intervention Arm     Usual Care  
STARTED     91     91  
COMPLETED     74     79  
NOT COMPLETED     17     12  

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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
Usual Care Recieved usual follow-up care
Intervention Arm Received daily home monitoring
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Baseline Measures
    Usual Care     Intervention Arm     Total  
Number of Participants  
[units: participants]
  91     91     182  
[units: participants]
<=18 years     0     0     0  
Between 18 and 65 years     30     30     60  
>=65 years     61     61     122  
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Mean (Standard Deviation)
  72  (10.4)     70  (12.8)     71  (11)  
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Female     32     29     61  
Male     59     62     121  
Region of Enrollment  
[units: participants]
United Kingdom     91     91     182  

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1.  Primary:   Days Alive and Outside of Hospital   [ Time Frame: From date of randomisation for 180 days ]

2.  Primary:   Patients Hospitalised (All Cause)   [ Time Frame: From randomisation date to 180 days ]

3.  Primary:   Number of Days Spent in Hospital   [ Time Frame: From randomisation date for 180 days ]

4.  Primary:   Number of Hospitalisations (All Cause)   [ Time Frame: from randomisation for 180 days ]

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Certain Agreements:  
Principal Investigators are NOT employed by the organization sponsoring the study.
There is NOT an agreement between Principal Investigators and the Sponsor (or its agents) that restricts the PI's rights to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed.

Results Point of Contact:  
Name/Title: Professor Cowie
Organization: Imperial College london
phone: 0207 349 7716

Responsible Party: Imperial College London Identifier: NCT00312884     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2006EP001B
Study First Received: April 7, 2006
Results First Received: October 27, 2015
Last Updated: April 26, 2016
Health Authority: United Kingdom: Research Ethics Committee