Friday, 15 Nov 2019

Gout/Crystal

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05 Mar 2019 Social An Internet survey of 320 physician-diagnosed #gout pts finds that 23% diagnosed as having a sleep disorder (sleep apnea, 17%). Their mean sleep time was 6.7 h per night; 86% reported snoring during sleep and 2/3 reported feeling sleepy during the day https://t.co/7DiuZOM1aw
10 Oct 2018 Social CONTACT (Colchicine or Naproxen TX for Acute Gout) presented at the British Society of Rheum Mtg - 399 OL study finds equivalent responses betw Nap & Col, but trends favoring naproxen for lower early pain scores, side effects, less rescue pain meds https://t.co/MPgRNZo42b
27 Apr 2016 Social Erosive polyarthritis a RARE presentation of hydroxyapatite deposition Dz. More common is calcific periarthritis https://t.co/FosL2jRnN4
07 Nov 2017 Social RT @philipcrobinson: Both generic and environmental factors influence the fractional excretion of uric acid #ACR17 @RheumNow #2061 https://…
14 May 2018 Social UAB to lead the RECIPE trial in gout - a phase II trial to evaluate the utility of background mycophenolate (MMF) in patient receiving IV pegloticase injection for gout. Presumeably the MMF will block any interferring immunogenicity to PEG. https://t.co/ypBjwkeLpf
26 Oct 2018 Social RT @LCalabreseDO: Pegloticase is clearly our most important agent in Pts with high uric Acid burdens - it’s Achilles heal is immunogenicity…
01 Dec 2016 Social @RonanTKavanagh @reinmd77 I start all new ULT (allopurinol, febuxostat) with either 5mg pred or NSAID (Never Colchicine). No flares IMHO
14 Jun 2016 Social Tophaceous gout occurs after >10yrs & found on ear helix, fingers, toes, wrists knees, olecranon Achilles & sclera https://t.co/6BlVuEgM89
16 Jun 2018 Social RT @DrPetryna: #eular18 @RheumNow ABST sat0357 only 51.7% of pts compliant with ULT ( allopurinol&uloric predominantly) after 1 year. The m…
22 Feb 2019 Social FDAhas added a boxed warning to the label for gout drug febuxostat (Uloric) based on results of a large postmarketing safety study and AAC panel Recs. FDA concluded that there is an increased risk for death with febuxostat compared allopurinol https://t.co/v1ANA3lI0g
23 Mar 2017 Social 3 US features of GOUT: double contour sign, tophus (hyperechoic aggregates), “snowstorm” of MSU aggregates https://t.co/ragnHxBTRW
31 Aug 2016 Social Canadian data same as US; #RA hosp. cut in half while #Gout hospitalizations have doubled https://t.co/qVnEAvN538 https://t.co/KFOpKxEPd3
30 May 2017 Social British Soc.Rheumatology releases new guideline for Rx of gout; noting curative ULT must be offered to all pts early https://t.co/eda5E6V7Lp
05 Oct 2016 Social Systematic review of gout shows that allopurinol Rx significantly lowers systolic & diastolic BP & creatinine levels https://t.co/F1LbrU1UUA
07 Dec 2017 Social Systematic review of ULT discontinuation - 5 studies shows that ULT D/C has good short term outcomes (esp if SUA is low) but delayed relapse rates occcuring 1-4.5 yrs later - more in gout (36-81%), less w/ urolithiasis (15%). https://t.co/RTIwuH154S
13 Jul 2018 Social 5 year analysis of gout descriptors from 549 articles looked at 11 basic Dz elements & 343 unique labels, most being imprecise. An acute attack was represented by 162 unique labels w/ 1/3 articles referring to this element used at least four unique labels https://t.co/KrfhL1msu4
04 Nov 2017 Social RT @DrPetryna: FORTUNE1: stepwise ⬆️ of Uloric dose comparable to colchicine+Uloric in flare prevention during intro Rx https://t.co/MifSt…
13 May 2015 Social NonAlcoholic fatty liver dz signif lower w/ regular low dose ASA; but higher w/ hyperuricemia http://t.co/8tS9dAkmuA http://t.co/Jod0578pcw
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
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: How do you approach your hyperuricemia pts? #ACR17 @RheumNow