Thursday, 17 Aug 2017

Gout/Crystal

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04 Dec 2015 Social Prudent diet lowers risk of RA & gout, but a big Mac Western diet increases risk of RA & gout. Data from #ACR15 https://t.co/7fEFv9kyKE
01 Dec 2016 Social Takeda 2 yr study of 314 early #gout pts showed less acute flares w/ Uloric vs PBO (29% v 41%), but not in 1st 6mos. https://t.co/oTCYXyEX6o
04 Feb 2016 Social Uricosuric effects are seen with Losartan, Irbesartan, CCB (amlodipine), fenofibrate, vitamin C, coffee, skim milk, yogurt and leflunomide
15 Mar 2017 Social Xrays & DECT in 92 gout pts, tophi and urate assoc w/ 80% of all erosions. Urate, tophus volume predict erosions https://t.co/JlDle82bUx
10 Jun 2015 Social Efficacy of Anakinra in Crystal synovitis. Complete improvement is seen in 3-5 days http://t.co/oTmnycx9m1
26 Apr 2016 Social Astra-Zeneca sells the rights to sell gout drug Zurampic (lesinurad) to Ironwood pharmaceutical for $265 million. https://t.co/GXht3lje3s
17 Aug 2015 Social Salivery uric acid levels measureable in gout - more proof that gout is a systemic uric acid deposition disease http://t.co/cA03VMuG39
11 Jun 2016 Social 1,280 gout compared to 1,231 OA pts; gout had more CVD risk factors, hypertension, ^lipids, CKD but not more MI. https://t.co/zP2SK3tfeM
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
22 Sep 2016 Social #Gout & anti-HTN meds: diuretics, ꞵ-blockers, α-1 blockers signif increase uric acid levels. No effect w/ CCB, ACEI https://t.co/LnUTfz3zab
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; https://t.co/GznuJ8tq1l
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 http://t.co/0zVqsvQIcO
16 Mar 2016 Social In a 6 mos RCT, Febuxostat slows the decline in GFR in CKD stages 3/4 compared to placebo. https://t.co/Au1mli9jAG
16 May 2017 Social Drug induced hyperuricemia: Diuretics, EMB, PZA, ASA, CyA, fructose, nicotinic acid, Xylitol, lactate, cytotoxics https://t.co/CXdGxBJaMP
10 May 2016 Social Population (34K) based Taiwan study shows gout assoc w/ higher risk of depression; that is normalized w/ pred or ULT https://t.co/eRUJa4cLIr
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
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
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
26 Nov 2015 Social Michaelangelo may have had gout - that explains why he painted on his back so well. https://t.co/iC8rFURoGx
05 Jun 2015 Social Is Ultrasound changing Rheumatology practice? PMR & gout are examples of US changing the Dx & approach.http://t.co/JgTtQFuAOK