Wednesday, 16 Oct 2019

Gout/Crystal

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15 Jul 2016 Social Comic strips? Annals IM has one, Price of Progress", cost of colchicine , falls, CNS bleeds, hospitals. So pathetic https://t.co/HlEPDYYrkj
29 Mar 2018 Social Who was the 5th Beatle?
26 Oct 2015 Social 75 pts >50 yrs w knee effusions were studied:Ultrasound was more sensitive(60 v 40%) & specific (97 v 83%) than Xray https://t.co/dKr2BbZphN
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @Janetbirdope: #GAMECHANGERS If you have gout and typeII diabetes you have worse gout. More tophi and erosions. #acr17 @rheumnow #1118…
31 Jul 2018 Social Study of >100,000 UK and Taiwan pts with incident gout shows igout confers significant Tot. Joint replacement risk (14-56% higher in gout) which was not reduced by urate lowering therapy. https://t.co/AnenjnJ4ks
26 Nov 2015 Social Michaelangelo may have had gout - that explains why he painted on his back so well. https://t.co/iC8rFURoGx
16 Jun 2018 Social RT @RonanTKavanagh: Jansenn. Compliance in patients with gout on Uric acid lowering therapy at 1 yr was 51.7%. Better compliance if initiat…
05 Jun 2015 Social Is Ultrasound changing Rheumatology practice? PMR & gout are examples of US changing the Dx & approach.http://t.co/JgTtQFuAOK
10 May 2019 Social Initiating Urate Lowering Therapy (ULT) in 75 #Gout patients was associated with a 48% gout flare rate (within 3 mos of ULT). Risk factors include CRP >30mg/L, no prophylaxis (NSAID, colchicine) https://t.co/0oqnMgNVzX
20 Apr 2016 Social NU-FLASH RCT 141 cardiac surgery pts w/ CKD+hyperuricemia Rx w/ Uloric vs Allopurinol. Uloric had lower SUA, CRP https://t.co/1Jt6u85tCv
24 Oct 2018 Social RT @samwhittle: #ACR18 poster 1265: Gout management in primary care can be improved with a thoughtful structured approach. Quantity and qua…
21 Dec 2017 Social Olmstead Co (Mayo) study shows rising incidence of gout (67-->137/100000) from 1989 to 2010 is associated w/ rising rates of comorbidity (HTN 54->69%; DM 6-25%; CKD 11-28%; morbid obesity 10-29%) https://t.co/LsVYIa1rH5
03 Aug 2015 Social 81 arthritis pts (1/2 w/ gout) were studied w/ DECT scans. DECT had sensitivity of 90% and specificity of 83%. http://t.co/T3Izfk0WjU
11 Aug 2017 Social RT @emartinmola: For acute gout, corticosteroids look safer than NSAIDs https://t.co/yo3AV66waX
03 Jun 2016 Social Astra-Zeneca has sold EU, L American marketing rights for Zurampic to Gruenenthal. In US sold to Ironwood. https://t.co/gKGEFXuwBq
08 Oct 2015 Social Crystal ID from 1593 SF finds MSU in 83% gout, 10% PsA, 2.8% OA, 0% RA or SpA. CPPD in 86% pseudogout, 19% RA,14% OA http://t.co/298bYOdlXv
06 Nov 2017 Social Pre-Rx w/ methylprednisolone superior to HC as prophylaxis for pegloticase w/ greater drug survival #ACR17 Abst#213 https://t.co/U8F9Ixwusc
02 Aug 2019 Social 70 #gout pts studied & 44.3% developed post-surgical flares. Risk factors included Presurgical sUA ≥ 9 mg/dL (OR 3.77) & sUA changes before and after surgery (OR 1.62); but \allopurinol reduced risk (OR 0.15). Mean time to flare=3.7 days. Knee > MTP1 https://t.co/U6rl5c8Cf3
26 Aug 2016 Social A review of why a uric acid < 6.0 is the target in #Gout therapy. (Significan decrease in gout flares & tophi size) https://t.co/l9eVqoZNM3
21 Apr 2018 Social RT @AlliLRuff: Funniest thing I've heard thus far at #im2018, Edward Parks: If things worked the way people think Chondroitin does (ingesti…