Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Continuous Wearable Monitoring Analytics to Improve Outcomes in Heart Failure - LINK-HF2 multicenter implementation study|
||Salt Lake City, UT
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||Health Services R&D
|| September 2020 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Background Heart failure (HF) represents a major health burden, with 80% of the HF health care costs attributable to hospitalizations. Reducing HF readmissions is a major VA strategic goal. Our pilot study demonstrated that multivariate physiological telemetry using a small wearable sensor has a high compliance rate and provides accurate early detection of impending readmission for HF exacerbation. We now propose to implement non-invasive remote monitoring at 5 VA medical centers. Significance/I...
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