The German etanercept registry for treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

  title={The German etanercept registry for treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis.},
  author={Gerd Horneff and H. Kausch Blecken von Schmeling and Thomas Biedermann and Ivan Foeldv{\'a}ri and Gerd Ganser and Herrmann J Girschick and Toni Hospach and Hans Iko Huppertz and Rolf Keitzer and R Michael K{\"u}ster and Harmut Michels and Dagmar Moebius and Brent Rogalski and Angelika Thon},
  journal={Annals of the rheumatic diseases},
  volume={63 12},
OBJECTIVE To describe a registry set up to monitor children treated with etanercept in Germany and Austria. METHODS Giannini's criteria, duration of morning stiffness, number of swollen, tender and contracted joints, adverse events, and reasons for discontinuation were assessed. RESULTS 322 patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and 12 additional patients with non-JIA rheumatic diagnoses were included. Therapeutic efficacy was observed from one month after treatment was started… CONTINUE READING


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