More Good News On Actemra In Severe COVID-19 – But Will Roche File For Approval?
Another Significant RECOVERY Result
The RECOVERY trial has found Actemra to help cut deaths and speed recovery – and UK doctors are not waiting for Roche to complete own studies.
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Study showing Roche’s Actemra decreased mortality in COVID-19 patients in ICUs by almost 10% was initially rejected by journal editors and then ignored by guideline writers and regulators. FDA officials and industry reps discuss what needs to be done to advance use of real-world evidence from observational studies.