CHF consensus statement ignores evidence for telehealth: experts

Professor of acute care nursing at Flinders University, Robyn Clark, and NSW Cardiovascular Research Network Life Science Fellow, Associate Professor Sally Inglis, argue that CHF patients could achieve better outcomes with telemonitoring but note that a national consensus statement on management of the condition fails to recommend its integration into practice.

According to the consensus expert panel, convened by the Heart Foundation, a significant proportion of the estimated $1 billion per year expenditure on CHF management is associated