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

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 11, 2006
Results First Posted : May 30, 2016
Last Update Posted : May 30, 2016
Honeywell HomMed
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Imperial College London

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: None (Open Label);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Heart Failure
Intervention: Device: HomMed Telemonitoring System

  Participant Flow

Recruitment Details
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Pre-Assignment Details
Significant events and approaches for the overall study following participant enrollment, but prior to group assignment
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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 

  Baseline Characteristics

Population Description
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Reporting Groups
Usual Care Recieved usual follow-up care
Intervention Arm Received daily home monitoring
Total Total of all reporting groups

Baseline Measures
   Usual Care   Intervention Arm   Total 
Overall Participants Analyzed 
[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 
[Units: Years]
Mean (Standard Deviation)
 72  (10.4)   70  (12.8)   71  (11) 
[Units: Participants]
Female   32   29   61 
Male   59   62   121 
Region of Enrollment 
[Units: Participants]
United Kingdom   91   91   182 

  Outcome Measures

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 ]

  Serious Adverse Events

  Other Adverse Events

  Limitations and Caveats

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  More Information

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
First Submitted: April 7, 2006
First Posted: April 11, 2006
Results First Submitted: October 27, 2015
Results First Posted: May 30, 2016
Last Update Posted: May 30, 2016