Wednesday, 22 Jan 2020

Gout/Crystal

Date Typesort ascending Title Save
16 Jul 2019 Social ER study from 2015-17 shows that among 456 #gout patients, 28.3%) received opioid at discharge; 80% of these were new. Average dose was 38mg morphine equivalent for a median of 8 days - more likely w/ polyarticular gout, hx diabetes & hx prior opioids https://t.co/xf2jD1i4hg
17 May 2016 Social Gout prevalencein NIDDM is ~10%; Those w/ both likely to be elderly, men, obese, high lipids, neuropathy w/ Low GFR https://t.co/FWnneUXn11
13 Feb 2018 Social Systematic review of DECT Scanning in Gout included 32 articles & 1502 pts. DECT takes little time and has low radiation exposure but limited availability. It showed Sensitivity & Specificity > 80%. Dx performance was better than Xray, CT, equal to US https://t.co/GkbSKNP7D2
12 Aug 2015 Social In CKD patients allopurinol adjustments may not be needed; but Colchicine must be adjusted w/ CKD- high toxicity risk http://t.co/ZsfwuCXxwv
02 Aug 2018 Social Olmstead county study of 429 gout patients shows that hospitalization was associated with a 10 fold increase risk of gout flares & in hosp gout flares prolonged hospitalization by avg of 1.8 days. (all highly significant) https://t.co/ICyq4RzCds
11 Nov 2019 Social RT @philipcrobinson: Looks like giving methotrexate with pegloticase means most can complete their infusion course in uncontrolled #gout. R…
14 Mar 2017 Social Great review of Gout 2017 by Dr. Keenan. Gout care cost $31.8 billion from 2005-11 https://t.co/hq8zGLNzUw
28 Aug 2016 Social Gout patients have a 17% increased risk of fractures ( limbs & spine). Interestingly allopurinol use lowers risk https://t.co/aPKeAQTy0w
26 Apr 2018 Social A large CV prevention trial found 722 new gout cases among 12,866 men (age 35–57). Chronic kidney dz assoc w/ a 61% incr risk of gout (HR 1.61), increased w/ proteinuria & hematuria, but not by serum urate https://t.co/DOUBaACaM6
28 Sep 2018 Social Horizon announces a new trial to evaluate the efficacy of MTX in prolonging efficacy and preventing anti-PEG antibodies in refractory gout patients treated with Pegloticase IV https://t.co/x47QSzwdmO
18 Aug 2017 Social Study of Acute gout: 26% had SF MSU & CPP crystals. CPP crystals assoc w/ gout duration, CKD, erosive dz; not age https://t.co/K8OT8yanNW
16 Jun 2018 Social RT @RonanTKavanagh: Vazquez-Mellado. Mexican patients with severe gout tend to be younger age at onset, lower educational level and socioec…
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @KDAO2011: Gout pts more likely to achieve sUA goal< 6 mg/dL if managed by a rheumatologist. Go team Rheum! #ACR17 #166 @rheumnow https:…
21 Apr 2016 Social Gout on urate lowering Rx who get attacks are: 1) noncompliant; 2) not on right dose; 3) havent reached target <6; 4) new renal dysfunction
29 Jan 2019 Social QD Clinic - The Tophi Guy | Gout case management from https://t.co/2dcFVgu8z6 https://t.co/Nj3PbgVuFK
29 Nov 2019 Social PANLAR KOL recommendations for MSUS in gout clinic. Abs #301 https://t.co/uziDzNM0VX #ACR19 @uptoTate @RheumNow
10 Jun 2015 Social The relationship between urate, allopurinol & CV events & renal disease reviewed Am J Kid Dz http://t.co/vN1hKzLtO5
07 Nov 2017 Social RT @psufka: Drink ☕️!!! Lower coffee consumption is associated with gout! #ACR17 @RheumNow #2066 https://t.co/oNCSZNbNlw
07 Aug 2019 Social PLoS reports that a study of 10,059 men from Israel were followed serially showing that higher variability in serum Uric Acid levels over 5 years was clearly predictive of 18-year Coronary heart disease and all-cause mortality. https://t.co/bDqI32aVXt
07 Jul 2018 Social RT @jesdaile: Up to 70% of people with gout, the most common inflammatory arthritis, don't take the pills prescribed that can completely co…