Home-based Exercise Rehabilitation. for Left Ventricular Dysfunction

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Left Ventricular Dysfunction+1 MoreHome-based Exercise Rehabilitation. - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial found that home-based exercise rehabilitation compared to usual care resulted in a significant reduction in healthcare utilization in HeartMate 3 left ventricular assist device patients.

Eligible Conditions
  • Left Ventricular Dysfunction
  • Heart Failure

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 4 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1 year

1 year
Mean change in the number of daily steps taken
Mean number of clinic visits
Mean number of days out of the hospital
baseline to 1 year
Mean change 6-minute walk distance
Mean change in number of participants with improved quality of life

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Usual Care
1 of 2
Home-based Exercise Rehabilitation
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

30 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Home-based Exercise Rehabilitation. · No Placebo Group · N/A

Home-based Exercise Rehabilitation
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Home-based Exercise Rehabilitation. · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Usual Care
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Usual Care · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

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

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of RochesterLead Sponsor
792 Previous Clinical Trials
501,854 Total Patients Enrolled
AbbottIndustry Sponsor
731 Previous Clinical Trials
477,307 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You are at least 18 years of age.
You have a new HeartMate 3 LVAD implanted at URMC.