A Non-Interventional Study of RoActemra/Actemra (Tocilizumab) Treatment in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
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This multicenter, observational study will evaluate the use and efficacy of RoActemra/Actemra (tocilizumab) in routine clinical practice in patients with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis. Eligible patients initiated on RoActemra/Actemra treatment in accordance with the local label will be followed for 6 months.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis initiating treatment with RoActemra/Actemra in accordance with the local label
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
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
Patients who have received 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
Patients with a history of autoimmune disease or any joint inflammatory disease other than rheumatoid arthritis