CONNECT-HF

September 18, 2018

CARE OPTIMIZATION THROUGH PATIENT AND HOSPITAL ENGAGEMENT CLINICAL TRIAL FOR HEART FAILURE—CONNECT-HF

  • Clinical Trial Information

    Trial Contact: Tinetti, Meghan

    Trial Phone: 321.841.3682

  • IRB No: 18.064.05

    Protocol Abbrev: CONNECT-HF

    Principal Investigator: Deepak Pathe Vivek, MD

    Age Group: Adult

    Secondary Protocol No: CLCZ696BUS05T

    Treatment: Registry

    ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT03035474

  • Objective

    Assess the effect of a customized, multifaceted, healthsystem–
    level QI program compared with usual care on HF outcomes and HF quality metrics in the year following discharge for participants with acute HF and reduced left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF).

  • Key Eligibility

    1. Age 18 years or older
    2. Acute HF as a primary cause of hospitalization and a previous clinical diagnosis of HF
    3. LVEF 40% or less
    4. Planned discharge to home or other supported-care facility where patients are individually responsible for medication management