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

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Recruitment Status : Terminated (not enough patients enrolled)
First Posted : November 13, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 4, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gerhard Rogler, University of Zurich

Brief Summary:

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

  • Trial with medicinal product

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Crohn's Disease Drug: Application of Adalimumab

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 34 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : August 2009
Actual Primary Completion Date : August 2011

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Crohn's Disease
Drug Information available for: Adalimumab
U.S. FDA Resources

Intervention Details:
    Drug: Application of Adalimumab
    Adalimumab will be applied according to manufacture's instruction and official guidelines.

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
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 (NCT number): NCT01012570

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

Responsible Party: Gerhard Rogler, Prof.Dr.Dr. gerhard Rogler, University of Zurich Identifier: NCT01012570     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HUM-07-019
First Posted: November 13, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 4, 2014
Last Verified: December 2014

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Crohn Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Intestinal Diseases
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents