A Non-Interventional Study Evaluating Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated With RoActemra/Actemra (Tocilizumab)

This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified April 2014 by Hoffmann-La Roche
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hoffmann-La Roche
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01671059
First received: August 20, 2012
Last updated: April 7, 2014
Last verified: April 2014
  Purpose

This non-interventional study will evaluate the use and efficacy of RoActemra/Actemra (tocilizumab) in patients with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis. Eligible patients initiated on RoActemra/Actemra treatment according to the approved label will be followed for 6 months.


Condition
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Multi-Center, Non-inteRventional Study in rheumatOid Arthritis patientS Treated With Tocilizumab in Serbia- ACROSS; (Part of Global Umbrella Project)

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Further study details as provided by Hoffmann-La Roche:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Proportion of patients on RoActemra/Actemra at 6 months after treatment initiation [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Rates of dose modifications/interruptions [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Clinical/demographic patient characteristics at initiation of treatment [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Efficacy: Response according to total joint count evaluation by DAS28/EULAR/SDAI/CDAI/ACR [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Efficacy: Monotherapy versus combination therapy [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Use of disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) [ Time Frame: 2 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: July 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis initiated on treatment with RoActemra/Actemra (tocilizumab)

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Adult patients, >/= 18 years of age
  • Moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis according to the revised (1987) ACR criteria
  • Patients in whom the treating physician has made the decision to commence RoActemra/Actemra treatment (in accordance with the local label); this can include patients who have received RoActemra/Actemra treatment within 8 weeks prior to the enrolment visit

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who have received RoActemra/Actemra more than 8 weeks prior to the enrolment visit
  • Patients who have previously received RoActemra/Actemra in a clinical trial or for compassionate use
  • Treatment with any investigational agent within 4 weeks (or 5 half-lives of the investigational agent, whichever is longer) before starting treatment with RoActemra/Actemra
  • History of autoimmune disease or any joint inflammatory disease other than rheumatoid arthritis
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01671059

Contacts
Contact: Reference Study ID Number: ML28314 www.roche.com/about_roche/roche_worldwide.htm 888-662-6728 (U.S. Only) global.rochegenentechtrials@roche.com

Locations
Serbia
Recruiting
Belgrade, Serbia, 11000
Recruiting
Niska Banja, Serbia, 18205
Recruiting
Novi Sad, Serbia, 21000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hoffmann-La Roche
Investigators
Study Director: Clinical Trials Hoffmann-La Roche
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Hoffmann-La Roche
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01671059     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ML28314
Study First Received: August 20, 2012
Last Updated: April 7, 2014
Health Authority: Serbia: Agency for medicines and medical devices

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arthritis
Arthritis, Rheumatoid
Joint Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Rheumatic Diseases
Connective Tissue Diseases
Autoimmune Diseases
Immune System Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on April 17, 2014