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Intra-Articular Injection of Etanercept in Patient Suffering From Rheumatoid Arthritis : a Double-Blind Randomized Study

Information source: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice
Information obtained from ClinicalTrials.gov on June 20, 2008
Link to the current ClinicalTrials.gov record.

Condition(s) targeted: Rheumatoid Arthritis

Intervention: intra-articular injection of etanercept (Procedure); intra-articular injection of steroid (Procedure)

Phase: Phase 3

Status: Completed

Sponsored by: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nice

Official(s) and/or principal investigator(s):
Christian H ROUX, Principal Investigator, Affiliation: Rheumatology department, Nice

Summary

Intra-articular injection of etanercept in patient suffering from rheumatoid arthritis: a double-blind randomized study for evaluation of efficacy and safety of etanercept versus intra-articular steroid injection in acute synovitis (knee,wrist,ankle,elbow)

Clinical Details

Official title: Intra-Articular Injection of Etanercept in Patient Suffering From Rheumatoid Arthritis : a Double-Blind Randomized Study for Evaluation of Efficacy and Safety of Etanercept Versus Intra-Articular Steroid Injection in Acute Synovitis

Study design: Treatment, Randomized, Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Active Control, Parallel Assignment, Safety/Efficacy Study

Primary outcome: Pain

Eligibility

Minimum age: 18 Years. Maximum age: N/A. Gender(s): Both.

Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria:

- must be able to understand the information about the study

- diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis for 6 month at least

- suffering for 2 weeks at least

- with evaluation of pain over 4/10

- with stable DMARDs treatment for three month at least

Exclusion Criteria:

- infection or surgery on the target joint

- treated with infliximab,adalimumab or anakinra

Locations and Contacts

Rheumatology department, Hopital Archet I, NICE 06000, France
Additional Information

Starting date: February 2005
Ending date: November 2006
Last updated: August 27, 2007

Page last updated: June 20, 2008

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