Tele-HF

Telemonitoring to Improve Heart Failure Outcomes (Tele-HF)

Press

“Low-Quality Discharge Summaries May Have Consequences.” Cardio Exchange, January 15, 2015

Post-discharge telemonitoring fails to improve HF outcomes.” MedWireNews, November 26, 2010.

Wired up at home to monitor illnesses.” The New York Times, November 22, 2010.

Heart patients not helped by phone monitoring as much as hoped.” Los Angeles Times, November 17, 2010.

AHA: Heart failure gets no help from telemonitoring.” MedPage Today, November 16, 2010.

Phone-in doctoring fails to improve patient outcomes.” ScienceDaily, November 16, 2010.

Telemonitoring in heart failure, AHA Scientific Session.” American Heart Association, Chicago, Illinois, November 16, 2010.

No dent in readmissions, mortality seen with telemonitoring-guided HF care.” The heart.org.

Publications

Salim M, Dzara K, Hodshon B, Punnanithinont N, Krumholz HM, Chaudhry SI, Horwitz LI. Association of Discharge Summary Quality With Readmission Risk for Patients Hospitalized With Heart Failure Exacerbation. Circulation. 2015; 114.001476

Salim M, Dzara K, Hodshon B, Punnanithinont N, Krumholz HM, Chaudhry SI, Horwitz LI. Hospital Variation in Quality of Discharge Summaries for Patients Hospitalized With Heart Failure Exacerbation. Circulation. 2015; 114.001227

Bikdeli B, Wayda B, Bao H, Ross JS, Xu X, Chaudhry SI, Spertus JA, Bernheim SM, Lindenauer PK, Krumholz HM. Place of residence and outcomes of patients with heart failure. Circulation. 2014;113.000911

Bikdeli B, Wayda B, Bao H, Ross J, Xu X, Chaudhry SI, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM. Place of residence and outcomes of patients with heart failure: an analysis from the Tele-HF trial participants. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(10_S):60783-4.

Jayaram N, Krumholz HM, Chaudhry SI, Mattera JA, Tang F, Spertus JA. Impact of telemonitoring on health status in patients with heart failure. Abstract. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013;6:A27.

Chaudhry SI, Herrin J, Phillips C, Butler J, Mukerjhee S, Murillo J, Onwuanyi A, Seto TB, Spertus J, Krumholz HM. emptyRacial disparities in health literacy and access to care among patients with heart failure. J Card Fail. 2011;17(2):122-7.

Chaudhry SI, Mattera JA, Curtis JP, Spertus JA, Herrin J, Lin Z, Phillips CO, Hodshon BV, Cooper LS, Krumholz HM.  Telemonitoring in patients with heart failureN Engl J Med. 2010;363(24): 2301-9.

Chaudhry SI, Barton B, Mattera J, Spertus J, Krumholz HM.  Randomized trial of Telemonitoring to Improve Heart Failure Outcomes (Tele-HF): study designJ Card Fail. 2007; 13(9): 709-14.

Chaudhry SI, Wang Y, Concato J, Gill TM, Krumholz HM. Patterns of weight change preceding hospitalization for heart failure. Circulation. 2007;116:1549-54.

Chaudhry SI, Phillips CO, Stewart SS, Riegel B, Mattera JA, Jerant AF, Krumholz HM.  Telemonitoring for patients with chronic heart failure: a systematic review. J Card Fail. 2007;13(1): 56-62.