The 'Switch' study protocol: a randomised-controlled trial of switching to an alternative tumour-necrosis factor (TNF)-inhibitor drug or abatacept or rituximab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis who have failed an initial TNF-inhibitor drug

Coy, NCN, Brown, S, Bosworth, A et al. (15 more authors) (2014) The 'Switch' study protocol: a randomised-controlled trial of switching to an alternative tumour-necrosis factor (TNF)-inhibitor drug or abatacept or rituximab in patients with rheumatoid arthritis who have failed an initial TNF-inhibitor drug. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 15. 452. ISSN 1471-2474

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Authors/Creators:
  • Coy, NCN
  • Brown, S
  • Bosworth, A
  • Davies, CT
  • Emery, P
  • Everett, CC
  • Fernandez, C
  • Gray, JC
  • Hartley, S
  • Hulme, C
  • Keenan, A
  • McCabe, C
  • Redmond, A
  • Reynolds, C
  • Scott, D
  • Sharples, L
  • Pavitt, SH
  • Buch, MH
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2015 Navarro Coy et al.; licensee BioMed Central. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly credited. The Creative Commons Public Domain Dedication waiver (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/) applies to the data made available in this article, unless otherwise stated.
Keywords: Rheumatoid arthritis; TNF-inhibitor; Rituximab; Abatacept; Non-responder; Biologics; Randomised clinical trial; Cost-effectiveness
Dates:
  • Published: December 2014
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Dentistry (Leeds) > Dentistry (Leeds)
The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Medicine (Leeds) > Institute of Rheumatology & Musculoskeletal Medicine (LIRMM) (Leeds) > Rheumatology (Leeds)
The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Medicine (Leeds) > Leeds Institute of Health Sciences (Leeds) > Academic Unit of Health Economics (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 12 May 2015 09:37
Last Modified: 16 Jan 2018 08:30
Status: Published
Publisher: BioMed Central

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