Using preventive home monitoring to reduce hospital admission rates and reduce costs: a case study of telehealth among chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients
Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 06/26/2012
Dinesen B et al. – The Kaplan–Meier estimates for time to hospital admission were longer for the intervention group than the controls, but the difference was not significant. Future work requires large–scale studies of prolonged home monitoring with more extended follow–up.