Virtual Care in CF (VIRTUAL-CF)

Details

Therapeutic category
Other
Trial status
closed Participating Centres
Phase
Pilot/Feasibility

Full title

Virtual Care in CF (VIRTUAL-CF)

This study aims to find out if CF patients benefit from ‘virtual care’ while they are receiving intravenous (IV) antibiotics in the community. ‘Virtual care’ is a term that we are using to describe the provision of regular videoconferencing with the CF team as well as equipment to allow patients to monitor their own lung function and oxygen saturations.
Trial Reference Number
46773
Trial type
Non-medication
Length of participation
2 weeks
Intervention
Virtual Care, Routine Care
Recruitment target
100
Last edited date
22/12/2017
CF sponsor
Heart of England NHS Trust
CF sponsor type
Academic

Who can take part?

Age
18+
Top inclusion criteria
  • Age 18 years and older
  • Patient has been assessed by the clinical team to require a course of community-delivered intravenous antibiotics
Top exclusion criteria
  • Patients who are currently participating in another clinical trial (excluding observational studies)

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