Provider Notification for High B-type Natriuretic Peptide Values

Not Recruiting

Trial ID: NCT01734135

Purpose

This proposal examines use of a clinical reminder to the primary provider of patient with a high B type natriuretic peptide but no prior imaging. Electrical Medical Record-based Intervention to Determine whether Clinical Reminders Improve Heart Failure Management in Patients with High BNP Values and Unknown LVEF.

Official Title

Trial of Provider Notification for Patients With High B-type Natriuretic Peptide and no Imaging to Identify Unsuspected Heart Failure.

Stanford Investigator(s)

Paul Heidenreich, MD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular)

Eligibility

Inclusion Criteria:

* BNP \>= 200 pg/ml in last 2 months

Exclusion Criteria:

* Measure of LVEF in the last 12 months
* Last measure of LVEF \< 40%

Intervention(s):

other: Clinical Reminder

other: Clinical Reminder

Not Recruiting

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305