Friday, 28 Feb 2020

Gout/Crystal

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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
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…
22 Jan 2020 Social Population based study of ~72K chinese people shows that the DASH diet was assoc with significantly (30%) lower risk of hyperuricemia - more pronounced among older people (≥50 y), women and physically inactive (<0.01 for all). #Gout https://t.co/Ns1KzD5PfM
11 Nov 2019 Social RT @GoutGroup: How often do US gout patients have #urate testing? The % of the year they have a ULT script? The answers may surprise you...…
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
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
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
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
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
26 Nov 2015 Social Michaelangelo may have had gout - that explains why he painted on his back so well. https://t.co/iC8rFURoGx
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
01 May 2015 Social Prednisone safe for symptomatic hyperuricaemic patients with Cardiac Failure & Hypertension Editorial #rheumedu http://www.jrheum.org/content/42/5/739.full …
04 Jul 2016 Social RT @MarkHankins1: @RheumNow and ask yourself, "Am I part of the disease or of the cure?" - Coldplay
20 Oct 2017 Social Review of 10 wt loss intervention trials in obese or overweight gout pts - 6/8 showed Wt loss reduces attacks. https://t.co/pfEAoWwdIR
04 Dec 2019 Social Ultrasound study of 980 #gout pts finds Bone erosions were seen in 44%, with 78.4% of these found in the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint. Independent predictors include age, duration of gout, tophi, US synovitis and and joint effusion. https://t.co/LxjgfM29Xd
11 Sep 2019 Social UK Clinical Practice Database compared 68,897 gout pts vs 554,964 without gout, showing gout doubles risk of (8.5/1000PY vs 4.1/1000PY w/o gout). Risk highest with ESRD. Gout did not increase CKD related deaths. https://t.co/oHpxa3ybVK
17 Jun 2015 Social SUGAR study:Classic #Gout- jt red,difficulty walking,max pain <24 hrs,duration<2 wks, tophus,MTP1,SUA>6,Xray erosion http://t.co/bSoP5t3LhL
21 Sep 2016 Social Nurses Health Study shows women w/ gout have 38% increased risk hip fractures. https://t.co/MxZeMA5Tho
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @KDAO2011: Dr D Solomon #ACR17 @rheumnow YR in Review DASH diet (see photo) decrease gout risk https://t.co/rNWszhrAD9 https://t.co/PKCP…