Friday, 03 Apr 2020


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15 Mar 2017 Social Xrays & DECT in 92 gout pts, tophi and urate assoc w/ 80% of all erosions. Urate, tophus volume predict erosions
16 May 2017 Social Drug induced hyperuricemia: Diuretics, EMB, PZA, ASA, CyA, fructose, nicotinic acid, Xylitol, lactate, cytotoxics
10 May 2016 Social Population (34K) based Taiwan study shows gout assoc w/ higher risk of depression; that is normalized w/ pred or ULT
27 Oct 2017 Social RheumNow Wk in Review is up! Cush on gout, CV risk, Biosimilars,FDA approvals.Vid or podcast
09 Feb 2018 Social RT @uptoTate: Distinctive differences between gout and cppd on US. Dr. O. Troum and Dr. A. Wells. #RWCS @RheumNow
06 Jun 2019 Social The overall prevalence of gout among US adults is 3.9%, affecting 9.2 million people. Hyperuricaemia prevalence is 14.6% - affecting 32.5 million in the US. Data from NHANES NHANES 2015–16
14 Mar 2020 Social Dr Nicola Dalbeth #RNL2020 notes there are no RCTs regarding dietary manager of #gout
09 May 2015 Social Review of Losartan shows its uricosuric, can lower Uric acid ~1.6 mg/dl & may be useful in HTN w/ hyperuricemia
15 Jul 2016 Social Comic strips? Annals IM has one, Price of Progress", cost of colchicine , falls, CNS bleeds, hospitals. So pathetic
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…
29 Mar 2018 Social Who was the 5th Beatle?
22 Sep 2016 Social #Gout & anti-HTN meds: diuretics, ꞵ-blockers, α-1 blockers signif increase uric acid levels. No effect w/ CCB, ACEI
02 Feb 2017 Social Risk of incident gout 70 fold higher w/ SUA >10; Risk of recurrent gout is 5 fold higher if SUA >9;
16 Mar 2016 Social In a 6 mos RCT, Febuxostat slows the decline in GFR in CKD stages 3/4 compared to placebo.
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
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.
20 Apr 2016 Social NU-FLASH RCT 141 cardiac surgery pts w/ CKD+hyperuricemia Rx w/ Uloric vs Allopurinol. Uloric had lower SUA, CRP
26 Nov 2015 Social Michaelangelo may have had gout - that explains why he painted on his back so well.
11 Aug 2017 Social RT @emartinmola: For acute gout, corticosteroids look safer than NSAIDs
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%)