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Gout and crystal arthropathies

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27-11-2018 | Gout | Article

The challenges of approaching and managing gout

Fields TR. Rheum Dis Clin North Am 2019; 45: 145–157. doi: 10.1016/j.rdc.2018.09.009

Highlights from the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting

Editorial board members Oliver FitzGerald and Fernando Pérez-Ruiz provide their highlights from the spondyloarthropathy and crystal arthropathy sessions at the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

31-10-2018 | Psoriatic arthritis | ACR/ARHP 2018 | Article

From the Editorial Board: Highlights from the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting

Editorial board members Oliver FitzGerald and Fernando Pérez-Ruiz provide their highlights from the spondyloarthropathy and crystal arthropathy sessions at the 2018 ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

05-07-2018 | Gout | Article

Mediation analysis to understand genetic relationships between habitual coffee intake and gout

Hutton J et al. Arthritis Res Ther 2018; 20: 135. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1629-5

01-06-2018 | Gout | Article

Gout and the risk of myocardial infarction in older adults: A study of Medicare recipients

Singh JA, Cleveland JD. Arthritis Res Ther 2018; 20: 109. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1606-z

01-06-2018 | Gout | Article

How patients with gout become engaged in disease management: A constructivist grounded theory study

Howren A et al. Arthritis Res Ther 2018; 20: 110. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1608-x

30-05-2018 | Gout | Article

Efficacy and safety of febuxostat extended release and immediate release in patients with gout and moderate renal impairment: Phase II placebo-controlled study

Gunawardhana L et al. Arthritis Res Ther 2018; 20: 99. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1593-0

08-05-2018 | Gout | Review | Article

An update on the genetics of hyperuricemia and gout

Major TJ et al. Nat Rev Rheumatol 2018; Advance online publication. doi: 10.1038/s41584-018-0004-x

02-05-2018 | Gout | Article

Accuracy of the HumaSensplus point-of-care uric acid meter using capillary blood obtained by fingertip puncture

Fabre S et al. Arthritis Res Ther 2018; 20: 78. doi: 10.1186/s13075-018-1585-0

08-03-2018 | Gout | Review | Article

How can we improve disease education in people with gout?

Fields TR, Batterman A. Curr Rheumatol Rep 2018; 20: 12. doi: 10.1007/s11926-018-0720-x

11-09-2017 | Gout | News

Weight loss supported for obese patients with gout

Evidence from a systematic review suggests that weight loss is likely to be beneficial for overweight and obese patients with gout.

31-08-2017 | Gout | News

Lifestyle modification might improve ULT response in gout patients

Dyslipidemia, abdominal obesity, and alcohol consumption are associated with a poor response to urate-lowering therapy among patients with gout, researchers report.
Read the linked commentary from Fernando Pérez-Ruiz

11-05-2017 | Gout | News

DASH diet linked to lower gout risk in men

The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension diet is “an attractive preventive dietary approach” for men at risk for gout, researchers report.

13-04-2017 | Diet and nutrition | Review | Article

Dietary factors in rheumatic autoimmune diseases: A recipe for therapy?

The authors review the evidence for the effects of several common dietary components on rheumatic diseases, suggesting a common denominator: these bioactive compounds have a role in shaping our gut microbiome.

Nat Rev Rheumatol 2017;13:348–358. doi:10.1038/nrrheum.2017.42

01-03-2016 | Gout | Article

A cross-sectional internet-based patient survey of the management strategies for gout

Survey results demonstrate that only 57% of gout patients were prescribed urate-lowering treatment, and 40% of patients preferred non-pharmacological interventions and diet modification for their gout management.

Singh JA, Shah N, & Edwards NL. BMC Complement Altern Med 2016;16:90. doi:10.1186/s12906-016-1067-3

07-07-2015 | Gout | Review | Article

Global epidemiology of gout: prevalence, incidence and risk factors

In this review, data from epidemiological studies from diverse regions of the world are synthesized to depict the geographic variation in gout prevalence and incidence.

Nat Rev Rheumatol 2015;11:649–662. doi:10.1038/nrrheum.2015.91

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