An Observational Study of Dosage Patterns in Routine Clinical Practice in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis (ACT-LIFE)
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This observational study will evaluate the dosage patterns, safety and efficacy of RoActemra/Actemra (tocilizumab) in clinical practice in patients with moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis who have not responded or are intolerant to at least one disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD) or TNF inhibitor. Data will be collected from each patients for 12 months.
A Multi-centre Observational Study to Describe Usage and Dosification Patterns of RoActemra (Tocilizumab) Treatment in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients in the Routine Clinical Practice. ACT-LIFE Study
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with rheumatoid arthritis initiated on treatment with RoActemra/Actemra after at least one previous DMARD or TNF-inhibitor treatment
Adult patients, >/= 18 years of age
Moderate to severe rheumatoid arthritis (RA) of at least 6 months duration
Non-responder or intolerant to at least one DMARD or TNF inhibitor treatment
Initiated on treatment with RoActemra according to Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC) indications
History of autoimmune disease or of any joint inflammatory disease other than RA
Pregnant or lactating women
Patients who have started RoActemra treatment in a clinical trial or for compassionate use
Treatment with any investigational drug in the previous 4 weeks (or at least 5 times the half-life of the drug)