Alert when provider is entering orders for Heart Failure

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Heart FailureBest Practice Advisory using Electronic Health Record - Other
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will test whether an electronic best practice advisory system, which notifies clinicians of guideline-indicated and FDA-approved heart failure medications currently not prescribed to their patients, is more effective than usual care in stimulating appropriate medication prescription for patients with heart failure and a reduced ejection fraction.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 4 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1 year

1 year
All-cause hospitalization and all-cause mortality at 1 year
180 days
Perinatal death
30 days
Perinatal death
30 days after randomization
Increased use of GDMT in patients with Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction
90 days
All-cause hospitalization and all-cause mortality at 90 days

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

No alert, usual care
1 of 2
Alert when provider is entering orders
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

5000 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Alert when provider is entering orders · No Placebo Group · N/A

Alert when provider is entering orders
Other
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Best Practice Advisory using Electronic Health Record · Intervention Types: Other
No alert, usual careNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: No alert, usual care · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1 year

Who is running the clinical trial?

Heart Failure CollaboratoryUNKNOWN
Inova Health Care ServicesLead Sponsor
63 Previous Clinical Trials
13,298 Total Patients Enrolled
3 Trials studying Heart Failure
310 Patients Enrolled for Heart Failure
Mitchell Psotka, MD, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorInova Health Care Services

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are at least 18 years old.
You have been seen by a Cardiologist in an Inova clinic or Inova hospital setting.
You have a left ventricular ejection fraction of less than 40%.