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Rheumatology Consultant
April 01, 2020
Yun Gao, MD, and Xiang Gao, MD, PhD, answer our questions about their research on the impact of the DASH diet on hyperuricemia in patients without gout.
Rheumatology Consultant
February 20, 2020
David Bursill, MD, answers our questions about the consensus statement from the Gout, Hyperuricemia and Crystal-Associated Disease Network on recommended nomenclature for disease states of gout.
Rheumatology Consultant
February 07, 2020
In a new population-based study, the authors sought to assess the risk of hypersensitivity reactions with allopurinol and febuxostat use among persons aged 65 years or older.
Rheumatology Consultant
January 30, 2020
Three days after the acute onset of pain and swelling of the second toe of his right foot, a 63-year-old man seeks medical care. He denies any trauma.
Rheumatology Consultant
January 30, 2020
Three days after the acute onset of pain and swelling of the second toe of his right foot, a 63-year-old man seeks medical care. He denies any trauma.
Rheumatology Consultant
July 08, 2019
Acute gout in frequently responsible ED visits, which are a major source of opioid prescriptions. In a recent study, researchers sought to assess the burden of opioid use among gout patients discharged from the ED.
Rheumatology Consultant
July 05, 2019
The authors of a new study measured opioid use and factors associated with it among more than 400 individuals with gout who were discharged from an emergency department.
Rheumatology Consultant
March 01, 2019
Multiple studies have demonstrated the ability of urate-lowering therapy to reduce or resolve tophi in patients with gout. Now, researchers sought to determine how quickly a certain drug could resolve the symptom.
Rheumatology Consultant
February 25, 2019
The FDA has called for the addition of a Boxed Warning alerting clinicians and patients of an increased risk of cardiovascular death with the use of a drug used for the treatment of gout.
Rheumatology Consultant
October 24, 2018
Think you know what the ideal frequency of canakinumab administration is to help reduce the incidence of gout attacks? Take our quiz to find out if you do!
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