The Effect of Adalimumab on the Bone Microstructure in Crohn's Disease (CD) Patients

This study has been terminated.
(not enough patients enrolled)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gerhard Rogler, University of Zurich Identifier:
First received: November 11, 2009
Last updated: December 3, 2014
Last verified: December 2014

The investigators will study the effect of Adalimumab on the bone microstructure.

  • Trial with medicinal product

Condition Intervention Phase
Crohn's Disease
Drug: Application of Adalimumab
Phase 2

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by University of Zurich:

Enrollment: 34
Study Start Date: August 2009
Primary Completion Date: August 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Application of Adalimumab
    Adalimumab will be applied according to manufacture's instruction and official guidelines.

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients cohort of the University Hospital Zurich

Inclusion criteria:

  • CDAI > 220 und < 450
  • Biologika naiv
  • CD seit > 6 Monaten

Exclusion criteria:

  • other TNF-Blocker
  • Steroids > 40 mg
  • Malignoma in der Anamnesis
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01012570

Zurich, Switzerland
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gerhard Rogler
Study Director: 01 Studienregister MasterAdmins UniversitaetsSpital Zuerich
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Gerhard Rogler, Prof.Dr.Dr. gerhard Rogler, University of Zurich Identifier: NCT01012570     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HUM-07-019
Study First Received: November 11, 2009
Last Updated: December 3, 2014
Health Authority: Switzerland: Swissmedic

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Crohn Disease
Digestive System Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Pharmacologic Actions
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on November 25, 2015