Tuesday, 31 Mar 2020


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23 Feb 2018 Social Gout management by UK Rheums conform to guidelines, yet ~45% reach target SUA<6.0. Study of 4343 Gout pts; 82% M; 13% crystal-proven. 29% stopped diuretic, 76% on ULT; prophylaxis was co-prescribed for 94%. https://t.co/G2HDF0wO2h
16 Sep 2018 Social 10 yr study - 581 gout vs 598 OA pts shows gout with a lower risk of colorectal cancer (0.8% vs 3.7%). https://t.co/xPbj1iEGDs Other studies have shown increased overall Cancer risk in gout https://t.co/RDaDhm5V31
07 Oct 2015 Social The price of generics more than doubled in 1/7 generics. Colchicine price rose 2000% w/ FDA new safety policies. http://t.co/wcFKfBAYz6
26 Aug 2016 Social Gout patients have a 17% increased risk of fractures ( limbs & spine). Interestingly allopurinol use lowers risk https://t.co/LwXQyZ1VcO
24 Jul 2017 Social Discrepancy between ultrasound and DECT quantification of urate tophi in gout joints; lower sensitivity w/ DECT https://t.co/RL5Vkq6GSz
17 Apr 2018 Social Using the 2012 ACR gout guidelines, an ACR working group developed new quality measures for gout: 1) evaluating indications for ULT; 2) monitoring serum urate; 3)treat-to-target outcome. But only 32%-58% of pts achieve these; thus room for improvement! https://t.co/6YGFRktVMS
30 May 2018 Social RT @philipcrobinson: Really interesting ‘Sons of Gout’ study shows asymptomatic crystals present. Is the threshold different? https://t.co/…
27 Nov 2018 Social Despite many excellent therapies, most patients with gout are not adequately managed, and patients and providers have many misconceptions about gout. Great review by Ted Fields, MD https://t.co/Njpo1225XP
22 Nov 2016 Social CLEAR 2 Lesinurad (Zurampic) 200 or 400 mg added to allopurinol; 55-66% got to SUA <6. But 5-15% renal side effects https://t.co/rzVoDevT5J
31 May 2019 Social Korean National Health Insurance data compared the risk of CV events in 39,640 gout pts starting allopurinol or febuxostat. MACE incidence was 1.89 vs 1.84/100PY (HR 1.09; 0.90, 1.32) Thus, no significant difference in CV risk with these agents in Asians https://t.co/l316siAqd8
03 Dec 2019 Social RT @ACRheum: ACR/ARP 2019 attendees get “sneak preview” of updated gout clinical practice guideline → https://t.co/VRyfj75nVu #ACR19
06 Nov 2017 Social RT @philipcrobinson: Patients with gout have their XOI stopped when they present with AKI. Evidence free zone and makes gout Rx harder #111…
16 Jun 2018 Social RT @RheummanArnaldo: @DrPetryna @RheumNow The ACP has not helped with their ridiculous guidelines for management of Gout.
29 Apr 2015 Social MRI study of Gout & RA: synovitis in both. Gout had less cartilage damage (CD), but BM edema & CD strongest in RA http://buff.ly/1PFXVSL 
23 Feb 2016 Social Astra-Zeneca's new gout drug, lesinurad (Zurampic) gets EU approval for gout. https://t.co/ZCJRA1bPHH
25 Feb 2019 Social QD Clinic - New Changes to Gout Guidelines. Lessons from the clinic - a noncompliant gout patient needs to restart his gout drugs, what to do with febuxostat? https://t.co/XwaUewBjWS via @YouTube
08 Nov 2017 Social RT @philipcrobinson: I think that is a simplistic view, skills, knowledge and unknowns probably play a role in my view #ACR17 @RheumNow htt…
07 Nov 2017 Social RT @philipcrobinson: Nice data on cumulative incidence of gout by serum urate #ACR17 @RheumNow https://t.co/HsDPGKLp2e
16 Jun 2015 Social 113 hyperuricemia pts randomized to PBO v allopurinol. Allopurinol had less CKD progression & less CV events(HR 0.43) http://t.co/wgKs7wWFeA
01 May 2016 Social Goofiest study of the month: Pricking blood and moxibustion effective in treating gout in China. https://t.co/T00CcHyHyC