EMBRACE-SC: Observational Study of Subcutaneous (SC) Tocilizumab Alone or in Combination With Conventional Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs (cDMARDs) in Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
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The purpose of this study is to evaluate the percentage of participants treated with subcutaneous (SC) Tocilizumab who are still on treatment after 52 weeks and the factors that play a major role in continuation of treatment.
Multicenter, Post-Marketing, Non-Interventional, Observational Study to Evaluate Persistence to Tocilizumab SC as Monotherapy or in Combination With cDMARD Treatment in RA Patients in Greece: the EMBRACE-SC Study.
- Aged >/= 18 years of age with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) for whom the treating physician
has made the decision to start subcutaneous (SC) Tocilizumab (TCZ) treatment according to
approved label within 4 weeks prior to enrolment.
- Participants who have been receiving Tocilizumab (TCZ) for more than 4 weeks prior to enrolment.
- Participants who have received TCZ in past treatments.
- Participants who have received treatment with any investigational agent within 4 weeks (or 5 half-lives of investigational agent, whichever is longer) of starting treatment TCZ SC.
- Participants with a history of autoimmune disease or of any joint inflammatory disease other than rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
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