Table 2

Baseline, follow-up and change in DAS28 after 6 months etanercept treatment

DAS28 at baselineDAS28 after 6 monthsΔDAS28
All patients (n=292)5.2 ± 1.33.3 ± 1.31.9 ± 1.4
Patients who were biological naive (n=203)5.2 ± 1.33.1 ± 1.22.1 ± 1.3
Switchers (n=89)5.3 ± 1.33.7 ± 1.31.6 ± 1.4
Switchers with anti-drug antibodies (n=47)5.5 ± 1.23.5 ± 1.02.0 ± 1.3
Switchers without anti-drug antibodies (n=42)5.0 ± 1.43.8 ± 1.51.2 ± 1.3
  • Mean values ± SD are shown.

  • DAS28, Disease Activity Score in 28 joints.