m-health cardiac rehabilitation for Heart Failure

UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Heart Failurem-health cardiac rehabilitation - Other
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial is testing whether a patient specific, progressive home-based cardiac rehabilitation program delivered through an m-Health program can help improve functional status, exercise capacity, and quality of life in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.

Eligible Conditions
  • Diastolic Heart Failure

Treatment Effectiveness

Phase-Based Effectiveness

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 3 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 3 months and 6 months

Month 6
6-minute walk distance
Change from baseline Standard physical performance battery score at 3 and 6 months
Quality of Life using Kansas City Cardiomyopathy Questionnaire (KCCQ) score
6 months
Peak VO2

Trial Safety

Phase-Based Safety

1 of 3

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo Group
All patients enrolled in this trial will receive the new treatment.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Usual care arm
1 of 2
m-health cardiac rehabilitation intervention arm
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

20 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: m-health cardiac rehabilitation · No Placebo Group · N/A

m-health cardiac rehabilitation intervention arm
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: m-health cardiac rehabilitation · Intervention Types: Other
Usual care armNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Usual care arm · Intervention Types:

Trial Logistics


Travel, including flights, are covered

Your expenses for travel tickets for this trial will be reimbursed.

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 3 months and 6 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterLead Sponsor
971 Previous Clinical Trials
1,115,791 Total Patients Enrolled
16 Trials studying Heart Failure
12,517 Patients Enrolled for Heart Failure

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
What site did they apply to?
UT Southwestern Medical Center100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%
How many prior treatments have patients received?

Frequently Asked Questions

How many individuals have been chosen to participate in this research?

"Absolutely. Clinicaltrials.gov has the most recent information on this trial which was first posted on November 20th 2021 and is still actively recruiting participants. Currently, only one medical centre needs to enrol a total of twenty patients for the study." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is this experiment still recruiting participants?

"Affirmative. The information from clinicaltrials.gov states that this research is currently enrolling candidates. This study was initially advertised on November 20th 2021 and has since been updated to reflect current findings as of November 30th 2022. It seeks to include a total of 20 patients across one location." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.