E-health in patients with chronic heart failure: realities and prospects

Authors: A.E. Demkina1, A.V. Vladzimirskiy1, S.P. Morozov1, O.R. Artemova2, M.N. Ryabinina3, A.S. Vorob’ev4

Company: 1 Scientific and Practical Clinical Center for Diagnostics and Telemedicine Technologies, Moscow, 109029, Russian Federation
2 Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Moscow, 127994, Russian Federation
3 Sanatorium “Southern Seaside”, Sochi, Adler district, 354340, Russian Federation
4 Surgut State University, Surgut, Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug – Ugra, 628412, Russian Federation

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.24022/1997-3187-2020-14-2-150-157

For citation: Demkina A.E., Vladzimirskiy A.V., Morozov S.P., Artemova O.R., Ryabinina M.N., Vorob’ev A.C. E-health in patients with chronic heart failure: realities and prospects. Creative Cardiology. 2020; 14 (2): 150–7 (in Russ.). DOI: 10.24022/1997-3187-2020-14-2-150-157

Received / Accepted:  03.06.2020 / 08.06.2020

Keywords: chronic heart failure Ee-health telemedicine remote follow-up

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Heart failure is one of the key problems of the domestic healthcare system in the Russian Federation. A high percentage of mortality and re-hospitalization, low patient adherence to treatment, staff shortages and problems of the outpatient department make it necessary to improve management in this category of patients. The solution of these tasks requires an integrated approach that can ensure the implementation of e-health at all stages of the provision of medical care to patients with heart failure. E-health, which includes telemedicine (mobile healthcare, remote monitoring, telephone interviewing, electronic platforms, applications), artificial intelligence technologies, social media, can be a leading tool in optimizing the monitoring and treatment of patients with heart failure, but its large-scale implementation in currently, it is limited by both the existing legal regulation and the lack of accessible technologies for patients. The article presents the basic tools of e-health that can be used at present, and also identifies the main prospects for the development of this area in patients with heart failure.


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About Authors

Aleksandra E. Demkina, Cand. Med. Sc., Chief Researcher, orcid.org/0000-0001-8004-9725
Anton V. Vladzimirskiy, Dr. Med. Sc., Professor, Deputy Director, orcid.org/0000-0002-2990-7736
Sergey P. Morozov, Dr. Med. Sc., Professor, Director, orcid.org/0000-0001-6545-6170
Oliya R. Artemova, Deputy Director of the Department of Digital Development and Information Technology, orcid.org/0000-0001-6472-6036
Mariya N. Ryabinina, Cand. Med. Sc., Cardiologist, orcid.org/0000-0002-2905-7989
Anton S. Vorob’ev, Cand. Med. Sc., Associate Professor, Leading Researcher, Cardiologist, orcid.org/0000-0002-4279-7578

Chief Editor

Leo A. Bockeria, MD, PhD, DSc, Professor, Academician of Russian Academy of Sciences, President of Bakoulev National Medical Research Center for Cardiovascular Surgery