Topics

An Observational Study to Evaluate Impact of CRP-Level on Real World Effectiveness of Upadacitinib as Monotherapy or in Combination With MTX in Adult Participants With Rheumatoid Arthritis

2020-02-17 18:20:57 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease causing pain, stiffness, swelling and loss of joint function. RA can reduce the ability to perform everyday tasks. This study assesses whether C-reactive protein (CRP)-level has an impact on achieving remission with upadacitinib when used alone or in combination with methotrexate (MTX). This study will also assess the reduction in pain, morning stiffness, fatigue, functionality, health status and impact of RA.

CRP is an indicator of inflammation and often used for disease activity monitoring during RA treatment. Upadacitinib is a Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitor indicated for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active RA who have had an inadequate response or intolerance to methotrexate. This study has two groups - upadacitinib monotherapy and combination. Adult participants with moderate to severe RA will be enrolled. Around 500 participants will be enrolled in the study in multiple sites within Germany.

Participants will receive upadacitinib alone or in combination with MTX per their physicians' usual prescription. Individual data will be collected for 12 months.

No additional study-related tests will be conducted during the routine physician visits. Only data which are routinely collected during a regular visit will be utilized for this study.

Study Design

Conditions

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

AbbVie

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-02-17T18:20:57-0500

Clinical Trials [1655 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Study of the Articular Microbiota in Rheumatoid Arthritis.

The cause of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) remains unknown, although major advances have been done these last ten years in the comprehension of its pathophysiology. The aim of this study is t...

Effect of Smoking on Pain and Atherosclerosis in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Primary aim: examine a possible connection between cigarette smoking, disease activity and perceived pain in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Secondary aim: Evaluate cardiovascular ris...

Safety Study of Abatacept to Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis

The purpose of this study is to compare the incidence rates of infection, malignancy and death among patients with rheumatoid arthritis who are treated with abatacept and those who are tre...

Activity Limitations in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Objective: To evaluate what factors contribute to activity limitations in subjects with rheumatoid arthritis considering the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Hea...

Rosuvastatin in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RORA)

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis are at increased risk of having cardiovascular deaths. Our study is aimed at looking at the effects of proven cholesterol lowering treatment drug called ...

PubMed Articles [1059 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Perceived stress and inflammatory arthritis: a prospective investigation in the Studies of the Etiologies of Rheumatoid Arthritis (SERA) cohort.

The aim of this study was to determine the association of perceived stress with incident inflammatory arthritis (IA) defined as having at least 1 joint consistent with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)-like s...

Risk of preventable hospitalization before and after diagnosis among rheumatoid arthritis patients compared to non-rheumatoid arthritis controls.

The purpose of the study is to investigate the risk of preventable hospitalization among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

Baseline Objective Inflammation by Magnetic Resonance Imaging as a Predictor of Therapeutic Benefit in Early, Poor Prognosis Rheumatoid Arthritis.

High magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-detected inflammation is associated with greater progression and poorer outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis (RA). This analysis aimed to determine if baseline MRI in...

Decreased peripheral blood memory B cells are associated with the presence of interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis: a case-control study.

Interstitial lung disease sometimes occurs in rheumatoid arthritis patients. Although the underlying immunological mechanisms responsible for interstitial lung disease associated with rheumatoid arthr...

Development and validation of a novel rheumatoid arthritis knowledge assessment scale in Pakistani patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic progressive disabling disease that mainly affects joints. Studies documenting Pakistani patients' knowledge regarding RA disease are lacking and there is a need ...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Arthritis in children, with onset before 16 years of age. The terms juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) refer to classification systems for chronic arthritis in children. Only one subtype of juvenile arthritis (polyarticular-onset, rheumatoid factor-positive) clinically resembles adult rheumatoid arthritis and is considered its childhood equivalent.

Rheumatoid arthritis of children occurring in three major subtypes defined by the symptoms present during the first six months following onset: systemic-onset (Still's Disease, Juvenile-Onset), polyarticular-onset, and pauciarticular-onset. Adult-onset cases of Still's disease (STILL'S DISEASE, ADULT-ONSET) are also known. Only one subtype of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (polyarticular-onset, rheumatoid factor-positive) clinically resembles adult rheumatoid arthritis and is considered its childhood equivalent.

A variable mixture of the mono- and disodium salts of gold thiomalic acid used mainly for its anti-inflammatory action in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. It is most effective in active progressive rheumatoid arthritis and of little or no value in the presence of extensive deformities or in the treatment of other forms of arthritis.

Systemic-onset rheumatoid arthritis in adults. It differs from classical rheumatoid arthritis in that it is more often marked by acute febrile onset, and generalized lymphadenopathy and hepatosplenomegaly are more prominent.

Antibodies found in adult RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS patients that are directed against GAMMA-CHAIN IMMUNOGLOBULINS.

More From BioPortfolio on "An Observational Study to Evaluate Impact of CRP-Level on Real World Effectiveness of Upadacitinib as Monotherapy or in Combination With MTX in Adult Participants With Rheumatoid Arthritis"

Quick Search

Relevant Topics

Orthopedics
Arthroplasty Joint Disorders Orthopedics Spinal Cord Disorders Orthopedics is the science or practice of correcting deformities caused by disease or damage to the bones and joints of the skeleton. This specialized branch of surgery may ...

Pain
Pain is defined by the International Association for the Study of Pain as “an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage or described in terms of such damage”. Some illnesses can be excruci...


Searches Linking to this Trial