Tele-HF

Telemonitoring to Improve Heart Failure Outcomes (Tele-HF)

Press

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

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

Chaudhry, S. I., J. A. Mattera, J. P. Curtis, J. A. Spertus, J. Herrin, Z. Lin, C. O. Phillips, B. V. Hodshon, L. S. Cooper, and H. M. Krumholz. 2010. “Telemonitoring in patients with heart failure.” N Engl J Med 363(24): 2301-9.

Chaudhry, S. I., C. O. Phillips, S. S. Stewart, B. Riegel, J. A. Mattera, A. F. Jerant, and H. M. Krumholz. 2007. “Telemonitoring for patients with chronic heart failure: a systematic review.” J Card Fail 13(1): 56-62.

Chaudhry, S. I., B. Barton, J. Mattera, J. Spertus, and H. M. Krumholz. 2007. “Randomized trial of Telemonitoring to Improve Heart Failure Outcomes (Tele-HF): study design.” J Card Fail 13(9): 709-14.