Portuguese observational survey to assess drug adherence in patients with multiple sclerosis after conversion to Betaferon by using elements of the BetaPlus program - nurse support, auto-injectors (POR-BetaPlus)
This is an observational survey to assess the factors that influence adherence to Betaferon therapy in multiple sclerosis patients using elements of the BetaPlus support program, including the nurse support and auto-injectors. The patients were evaluated under normal clinical practice and were asked to fill out the quality of life FAMS questionnaire, Coping processes (WCQ) and depression questionnaire CES-D.
- Relapsing-remitting MS (RRMS) or secondary-progressive MS (SPMS) - Previous treatment with disease modifying drugs - Adjustment of disease modifying treatment necessary at the discretion of the investigator - Switch to Betaferon at least 1 month but not longer than 3 months prior to inclusion
- Patients not fulfilling the indications in the local prescribing information - Refusal to sign inform consent
Many Locations, Portugal
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Portuguese BetaPlus survey - observational study to assess drug adherence in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) after conversion to Betaferon by using elements of the BetaPlus program