Research Study

Putting Heart Failure Patients' Experiences at the Centre of Home Health Monitoring Design
Principal Investigator 
Chad Kim Sing

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Heart Failure
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Dec 6, 2016 to Dec 30, 2017
Locations 
St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver General Hospital
Name/Title 
Christopher Yao, Research Assistant
Phone 
604-822-8359
Email Address 
christopher.y@ubc.ca
Purpose of Study 

We hope to understand a heart failure patient's journey during the transition of care from the emergency department or hospital to home. We also want to explore how technology, like home health monitoring, can better support patients' recovery during this time.

recruitment poster

Eligibility 

Anyone that has been diagnosed with heart failure and has had at least one recent visit to the emergency department because of their heart failure condition.

Disclaimer 

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