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

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified June 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: June 23, 2014
Last verified: June 2014
  Purpose

This non-interventional study will evaluate the use and efficacy of RoActemra/Ac temra (tocilizumab) in patients with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis. El igible patients initiated on RoActemra/Actemra treatment according to the approv ed 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
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

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: June 23, 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 July 20, 2014