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Special Investigation in Patients With Ankylosing Spondylitis (All Patients Investigation)

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
AbbVie ( AbbVie (prior sponsor, Abbott) ) Identifier:
First received: March 17, 2011
Last updated: July 13, 2017
Last verified: July 2017

This study of Humira will be conducted to clarify the following with regard to the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis with this drug:

  • Unknown adverse drug reactions (especially important adverse drug reactions)
  • Incidence and conditions of occurrence of adverse reactions in the clinical setting
  • Factors that may affect the safety and effectiveness of Humira

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Special Investigation (All Cases Investigation in Patients With Ankylosing Spondylitis)

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Further study details as provided by AbbVie ( AbbVie (prior sponsor, Abbott) ):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Number of patients with adverse events [ Time Frame: at week 24 ]
    Occurrence of adverse event (yes or no), nature of adverse events, date of onset, seriousness,clinical course of adverse events, outcome, measures, causal relationship between the event and Humira

  • Bath ankylosing spondylitis Disease Activity Index [ Time Frame: at week 12 ]
  • Bath ankylosing spondylitis Disease Activity Index [ Time Frame: at week 24 ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Effectiveness evaluation by the investigator [ Time Frame: at week 12 ]
    The level of improvement (markedly improved, improved, not improved, or not assessable) will be rated by comparing clinical condition at week 24 of treatment

  • Effectiveness evaluation by the investigator [ Time Frame: at week 24 ]
    The level of improvement (markedly improved, improved, not improved, or not assessable) will be rated by comparing clinical condition at week 24 of treatment

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: November 29, 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 31, 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 31, 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
those with an exposure


Ages Eligible for Study:   16 Years to 99 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients who receive Humira for the treatment of Ankylosing Spondylitis

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis who are not responding well to conventional therapy and receive Humira will be enrolled in the survey

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Contraindications according to the Package Insert
  • Patients who have serious infections
  • Patients who have tuberculosis
  • Patients with a history of hypersensitivity to any ingredient of Humira
  • Patients who have demyelinating disease or with a history of demyelinating disease
  • Patients who have congestive cardiac failure
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01329380

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Asano Orthopedic Clinic /ID# 68725
Aichi, Japan
Nagoya Daini Red Cross Hospital /ID# 59603
Aichi, Japan
Ozone Surgery Clinic /ID# 64970
Aichi, Japan
Yamagiwa Clinic /ID# 59605
Aichi, Japan
Narushima Internal Medicine Clinic /ID# 133707
Ami-machi, Japan
Asahikawa Kosei General Hospital /ID# 140716
Asahikawa-shi, Japan
Asahikawa Medical College Hospital /ID# 54715
Asahikawa-shi, Japan
Atsugi City Hospital /ID# 126363
Atsugi-shi, Japan
Chiba University Hospital /ID# 134999
Chiba-shi, Japan
Fujieda Municipal General Hospital /ID# 79755
Fujieda, Japan
Nakamura Clinic /ID# 128416
Fukuchiyama-shi, Japan
National Hospital Organization Kyushu Medical Center /ID# 150995
Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka, Japan
National Hospital Organization Kyushu Medical Center /ID# 150996
Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka, Japan
Japanese Red Cross Fukuoka Hospital /ID# 80934
Fukuoka-shi, Japan
Kyushu University Hospital /ID# 51114
Fukuoka-shi, Japan
Hamanomachi Hospital /ID# 96506
Fukuoka, Japan
Mutaguchi Orthopedics Clinic /ID# 89985
Fukuoka, Japan
PS Clinic /ID# 51163
Fukuoka, Japan
Fukushima Medical University Hospital /ID# 51086
Fukushima, Japan
Fukushima Red Cross Hospital /ID# 133702
Fukushima, Japan
Minami Tohoku Fukushima Hospital /ID# 129892
Fukushima, Japan
Gifu University Hospital /ID# 54709
Gifu-shi, Japan
Seirei Mikatahara General Hospital /ID# 89988
Hamamatsu, Japan
Yoshida Internal Medicine Clinic /ID# 142012
Hanishina-gun, Japan
Osaka Rehabilitation Hospital /ID# 79773
Hannan, Japan
Matsunami General Hospital /ID# 132031
Hashima-gun, Japan
Kono Orthopedics and Internal Medicine Clinic /ID# 133704
Higashimatsuyama-shi, Japan
Tama-Hokubu Medical Center /ID# 148824
Higashimurayama, Japan
NHO Higashi-Ohmi General Medical Center /ID# 124638
Higashiomi, Japan
Yamaguchi Clinic /ID# 51197
Higashiosaka-shi, Japan
NHO Himeji Medical Center /ID# 112239
Himeji, Japan
Hirosaki Memorial Hospital /ID# 94822
Hirosaki, Japan
Hirosaki University School of Medicine & Hospital /ID# 51147
Hirosaki, Japan
Hiroshima Red Cross Hospital &Atomic-bomb Survivors Hospital /ID# 51162
Hiroshima-shi,Hiroshima, Japan
Hiroshima Clinic /ID# 51155
Hiroshima-shi, Japan
Hiroshima University Hospital /ID# 54983
Hiroshima-shi, Japan
Shigenobu Clinic /ID# 79754
Hiroshima, Japan
Yamana-kai Higashi Hiroshima Kinen Hospital /ID# 51126
Hiroshima, Japan
Katayama Orthopedic Rheumatology Clinic /ID# 133708
Hokkaido, Japan
Midori Hospital /ID# 54822
Hyogo, Japan
Midori Hospital /ID# 64968
Hyogo, Japan
Kohnodai Hospital /ID# 54720
Ichikawa-shi, Japan
Iwate Prefectural Iwai Hospital /ID# 79758
Ichinoseki-shi, Japan
Nara City Hospital /ID# 64934
Ikoma, Japan
Suga Orthopedic Hospital /ID# 132038
Isahaya-shi, Japan
Isahaya Health Insurance General Hospital /ID# 59607
Isahaya, Japan
Teikyo University Hospital /ID# 121226
Itabashi-Ku,Tokyo, Japan
National Hospital Organization Iwakuni Clinical Center /ID# 133710
Iwakuni-shi, Japan
Juntendo University Shizuoka Hospital /ID# 51190
Izunokuni-shi, Japan
Kaga City Hospital /ID# 79759
Kaga-shi, Ishikawa, Japan
Kagoshima Red Cross Hospital /ID# 67172
Kagoshima, Japan
Kagoshima University Medical and Dental Hospital /ID# 55020
Kagoshima, Japan
Kameda Medical Center /ID# 51096
Kamogawa, Japan
St. Marianna University School of Medicine Hospital /ID# 51188
Kanagawa, Japan
Kanazawa University Hospital /ID# 55008
Kanazawa-shi, Japan
Kanazawa University Hospital /ID# 55009
Kanazawa-shi, Japan
Saiseikai Kanazawa Hospital /ID# 64936
Kanazawa, Japan
Asahi Hospital /ID# 75096
Kasugai, Japan
Kasugai Orthopaedic Clinic /ID# 75099
Kasugai, Japan
National Hospital Organization Osaka Minami Medical Center /ID# 51125
Kawachinagano-shi, Osaka, Japan
Nagasawa Clinic /ID# 138472
Kawagoe-shi, Japan
Saitama Medical Center /ID# 54997
Kawagoe-shi, Japan
Saitama Medical University Hospital /ID# 51117
Kawagoe, Japan
Saitama Medical University Hospital /ID# 51152
Kawagoe, Japan
Edakuni Orthopedic Clinic /ID# 124557
Kiryu, Japan
Kagawa University Hospital /ID# 54710
Kita-gun, Kagawa, Japan
University of Occupational and Environmental Health /ID# 51167
Kitakyushu-shi, Japan
JR Kyushu Hospital /ID# 59588
Kitakyushu, Japan
Kobe University Hospital /ID# 54725
Kobe-shi, Japan
Komaki Daiichi Hospital /ID# 139517
Komaki, Japan
Jusendo General Hospital /ID# 144424
Koriyama-shi, Japan
Juntendo University Koshigaya Hospital /ID# 51120
Koshigaya, Japan
Shunan Memorial Hospital /ID# 51158
Kudamatsu-shi, Japan
Kumamoto Rheumatology Clinic /ID# 137166
Kumamoto-shi, Japan
Kunitachi Rheumatism Collagen Disease Clinic /ID# 138474
Kunitachi, Japan
Kawasaki Medical School Hospital /ID# 51170
Kurashiki-shi, Japan
Kurashiki Central Hospital /ID# 54723
Kurashiki-shi, Japan
Kurume University Hospital /ID# 55017
Kurume-shi, Japan
Kyoto University Hospital /ID# 55011
Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, Japan
Kyoto University Hospital /ID# 64933
Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, Japan
Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine /ID# 51118
Kyoto-shi, Japan
Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine /ID# 51119
Kyoto-shi, Japan
Iwasaku Orthopedic Clinic /ID# 129893
Kyoto, Japan
Japanese Red Cross Kyoto Daiichi Hospital /ID# 135002
Kyoto, Japan
Jujo Rehabilitation Hospital /ID# 64994
Kyoto, Japan
Gunma University Hospital /ID# 51087
Maebashi-shi, Japan
Gunma University Hospital /ID# 54990
Maebashi-shi, Japan
Tori Clinic /ID# 79753
Maizuru-shi, Japan
Matsuyama Red Cross Hospital /ID# 49884
Matsuyama-shi, Japan
Mino Municipal Hospital /ID# 129889
Mino, Japan
Kyorin University Hospital /ID# 51146
Mitaka, Japan
Suzuki Orthopedic Clinic /ID# 128417
Miyashiro-machi, Japan
Miyazaki Prefectural Miyazaki Hospital /ID# 67173
Miyazaki-shi, Japan
Kansai Medical University Takii Hospital /ID# 64932
Moriguchi, Japan
Iwate Medical University Hospital /ID# 132034
Morioka-shi, Japan
Noguchi Seikeigeka Naika Iin /ID# 133705
Motosu-shi, Japan
Munakata Medical Association Hospital /ID# 136150
Munakata-shi, Japan
Japanese Red Cross Musashino Hospital /ID# 112241
Musashino-shi, Japan
Aichi Medical University Hospital /ID# 51169
Nagakute-shi, Japan
Aichi Medical University Hospital /ID# 59591
Nagakute-shi, Japan
Aichi Medical University Hospital /ID# 64967
Nagakute-shi, Japan
Saiseikai Kyoto Hospital /ID# 64931
Nagaokakyo, Japan
Nagasaki University Hospital /ID# 51123
Nagasaki-shi, Japan
Nagoya University Hospital /ID# 54819
Nagoya-shi, Aichi, Japan
Nagoya University Hospital /ID# 89980
Nagoya-shi, Aichi, Japan
Chukyo Social Insurance Hospital /ID# 54821
Nagoya-shi, Japan
Chukyo Social Insurance Hospital /ID# 54985
Nagoya-shi, Japan
NHO Nagoya Medical Center /ID# 59584
Nagoya-shi, Japan
East Medical Center Higashi Municipal Hosp City of Nagoya /ID# 59600
Nagoya, Japan
Kakinuma Orthopedics Clinic /ID# 94823
Nagoya, Japan
Shinseikai Daiichi Hospital /ID# 121228
Nagoya, Japan
Ohama Daiichi Hospital /ID# 129891
Naha, Japan
Oura Clinic /ID# 139518
Naha, Japan
Kochi Medical School Hospital /ID# 139516
Nankoku-shi, Japan
Mitsuka Rheumatism Clinic /ID# 133703
Narashino-shi, Japan
Asahigaoka Hospital /ID# 51186
Nara, Japan
Niigata City General Hospital /ID# 135734
Niigata-shi, Japan
Nirasaki City Hospital /ID# 84020
Nirasaki, Japan
Hyogo College of Medicine Hospital /ID# 55004
Nishinomiya-shi, Hyogo, Japan
Nisshin Orido Hospital /ID# 84194
Nisshin, Japan
Yamachika Memorial General Hospital /ID# 132032
Odawara-shi, Japan
Oita Red Cross Hospital /ID# 148822
Oita-shi, Japan
Saiseikai Hita Hospital /ID# 59598
Oita, Japan
Sunrise Sakai Hospital /ID# 55019
Oita, Japan
Okayama University Hospital /ID# 55013
Okayama-shi, Japan
Ome Municipal General Hospital /ID# 51091
Ome, Japan
Yuri Plastic Surgery /ID# 84022
Ono, Japan
Osaka Red Cross Hospital /ID# 51191
Osaka-shi, Osaka, Japan
Osaka City University Hospital /ID# 51149
Osaka-shi, Japan
Osaka City University Hospital /ID# 51150
Osaka-shi, Japan
Osaka City University Hospital /ID# 51173
Osaka-shi, Japan
Osaka Rheumatology Clinic /ID# 112240
Osaka-shi, Japan
Ushio Clinic /ID# 51196
Osaka-shi, Japan
Yodogawa Christian Hospital /ID# 126748
Osaka-shi, Japan
Kojima Orthopedic Clinic /ID# 51185
Osaka, Japan
Murakami Orthopaedics Clinic /ID# 59602
Osaka, Japan
NTT West Japan Osaka Hospital /ID# 64935
Osaka, Japan
Osaka Saiseikai Noe Hospital /ID# 114300
Osaka, Japan
Yukioka Hospital /ID# 54716
Osaka, Japan
Osaki Citizen Hospital /ID# 51083
Osaki, Japan
Ota Memorial Hospital /ID# 112242
Ota, Japan
Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital /ID# 55012
Otsu-Shiga, Japan
Saga University Hospital /ID# 55018
Saga-shi, Japan
Osaka Rosai Hospital /ID# 94821
Sakai-shi, Japan
Sapporo Medical University Hospital /ID# 51084
Sapporo-shi, Japan
Kin-ikyo Chuo Hospital /ID# 112243
Sapporo, Japan
KKR Sapporo Medical Center Tonan Hospital /ID# 51085
Sapporo, Japan
Teine Internal Medicine Rheumatology Clinic /ID# 51122
Sapporo, Japan
Teine Keijinkai Clinic /ID# 148823
Sapporo, Japan
Sasebo Chuo Hospital /ID# 135001
Sasebo-shi, Japan
Sasebo City General Hospital /ID# 133709
Sasebo-shi, Japan
Tohoku University Hospital /ID# 51148
Sendai-shi, Japan
NHO Nishitaga National Hospital /ID# 144982
Sendai, Japan
Tohoku Pharmaceutical University Hospital /ID# 142017
Sendai, Japan
Jyunshinkai Inoue Hospital /ID# 89993
Seto, Japan
Niigata Rheumatic Center /ID# 142016
Shibata-shi, Japan
Saiseikai Suita Hospital /ID# 54984
Suita-shi, Osaka, Japan
Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine /ID# 89983
Suita-shi, Japan
Osaka University Hospital /ID# 55001
Suita, Japan
Osaka University Hospital /ID# 55002
Suita, Japan
Kotesashi Orthopedic Clinic /ID# 128935
Tokorozawa-shi, Japan
Hirose Clinic /ID# 54986
Tokorozawa, Japan
Toyo Hospital /ID# 136151
Tokushima-shi, Japan
Hishita-Hiasa Neurosurgery and Internal Medicine Clinic /ID# 144425
Tokushima, Japan
Akasaka Chuo Clinic /ID# 124558
Tokyo, Japan
Edogawa Hospital /ID# 114301
Tokyo, Japan
Ishigaki Orthopedic Clinic /ID# 139469
Tokyo, Japan
Juntendo University Hospital /ID# 51089
Tokyo, Japan
Juntendo University Nerima Hospital /ID# 68726
Tokyo, Japan
Kanamecho Hospital /ID# 137169
Tokyo, Japan
Kawakita General Hospital /ID# 132033
Tokyo, Japan
Kawakita General Hospital /ID# 59587
Tokyo, Japan
Keiyo Hospital /ID# 51093
Tokyo, Japan
Kyoundo Hospital /ID# 136148
Tokyo, Japan
Matsuda Orthopedic Rheumatology Clinic /ID# 135732
Tokyo, Japan
Medical Hospital of Tokyo Medical and Dental University /ID# 51115
Tokyo, Japan
Mitsui Memorial Hospital /ID# 54815
Tokyo, Japan
National Center for Global Health and Medicine Hospital /ID# 89981
Tokyo, Japan
NHO Disaster Medical Center /ID# 54995
Tokyo, Japan
Nihon University School of Medicine Itabashi Hospital /ID# 89984
Tokyo, Japan
Showa University Hospital /ID# 54718
Tokyo, Japan
St. Luke's International Hospital /ID# 51090
Tokyo, Japan
The Jikei University School of Medicine /ID# 51151
Tokyo, Japan
The University of Tokyo /ID# 54711
Tokyo, Japan
The University of Tokyo /ID# 54717
Tokyo, Japan
Toho University Medical Center Omori Hospital /ID# 54721
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Medical University Hospital /ID# 54994
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Metropolitan Bokutoh Hospital /ID# 54993
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Metropolitan Tama Medical Center /ID# 54996
Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Womens Medical University Hospital /ID# 51172
Tokyo, Japan
Toranomon Hospital /ID# 71476
Tokyo, Japan
Yoshida Internal Medicine Clinic /ID# 51094
Tokyo, Japan
Toyama Prefectural Central Hospital /ID# 51128
Toyama-shi, Japan
Matsuno Clinic for Rheumatic Diseases /ID# 59589
Toyama, Japan
Toyama University Hospital /ID# 55006
Toyama, Japan
Toyama University Hospital /ID# 55007
Toyama, Japan
Fujita Health University Hospital /ID# 64995
Toyoake-shi, Japan
Fujita Health University Hospital /ID# 89986
Toyoake, Japan
Toyooka Hospital /ID# 96505
Toyooka, Japan
Kishi Orthopedics Medical Clinic /ID# 133713
Tsuchiura-shi, Japan
Tsukuba University Hospital /ID# 59594
Tsukuba-shi, Japan
Tsuyama Chuo Memorial Hospital /ID# 71475
Tsuyama, Japan
Daini Okamoto General Hospital /ID# 89989
Uji, Japan
Wakayama Medical University Hospital /ID# 54817
Wakayama-shi, Japan
Yamagata University Hospital /ID# 139520
Yamagata-shi, Japan
Yamagata City Hospital Saiseikai /ID# 96502
Yamagata, Japan
Yamaguchi Red Cross Hospital /ID# 54823
Yamaguchi-shi, Japan
Yamaguchi Red Cross Hospital /ID# 64969
Yamaguchi-shi, Japan
University of Yamanashi Hospital /ID# 144981
Yamanashi, Japan
Shuto General Hospital /ID# 133712
Yanai-shi, Japan
Kumamoto Rosai Hospital /ID# 135000
Yatsushiro-shi, Japan
Yokohama City University Medical Center /ID# 75098
Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
Yokohama City University Medical Center /ID# 94824
Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
Showa University Northern Yokohama Hospital /ID# 80933
Yokohama-shi, Japan
Tottori University Hospital /ID# 55014
Yonago-shi, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
AbbVie (prior sponsor, Abbott)
Study Director: Sarina Kurimoto, MD AbbVie GK
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Additional Information:
Responsible Party: AbbVie (prior sponsor, Abbott) Identifier: NCT01329380     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: P12-764
Study First Received: March 17, 2011
Last Updated: July 13, 2017

Keywords provided by AbbVie ( AbbVie (prior sponsor, Abbott) ):
Ankylosing Spondylitis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Spondylitis, Ankylosing
Bone Diseases, Infectious
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Spinal Diseases
Joint Diseases
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