Friday, 15 Dec 2017

Gout/Crystal

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01 Dec 2016 Social @RonanTKavanagh @reinmd77 I start all new ULT (allopurinol, febuxostat) with either 5mg pred or NSAID (Never Colchicine). No flares IMHO
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
29 Nov 2016 Social In the USA, #Gout rose from 4.7 million in 1994 to 8.1 mill in 2010 and is related to obesity epidemic. https://t.co/OMqe2mRB7l
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
21 Nov 2016 Social Israeli population study shows RA pts have 72% increase gout risk (1.6% of all RA) - real or mis-Dx? Latter says I https://t.co/7GcGEYqv9i
18 Nov 2016 Social RT @ARD_BMJ: Gout: colchicine users have less risk of cardiovascular events. Year in Review. Solomon ARD 2016. #ACR16 >FB
16 Nov 2016 Social RT @rachelthuston: Mygoutcare - online educational resource for gout pts. #ACR16 @RheumNow https://t.co/OlxcEPQ2j4
03 Nov 2016 News Bariatric Surgery Thwarts Gout and Hyperuricemia
02 Nov 2016 News ACP Gout Guidelines Reviewed and Critiqued by Rheumatologists
31 Oct 2016 ACR Video Halloween Arthritis
25 Oct 2016 Social Rheumatoid nodules almost never ulcerate; but gout tophi DO! Risk factors age, tophus size & no protective sensation https://t.co/kmsnNlRBF2
25 Oct 2016 Social Metanalysis 3 RCTs shows starting allopurinol during acute gout attack does not increase pain or prolong attack. https://t.co/XU6CQxBTNU
18 Oct 2016 Social Cool MRI/Xrays, CPPD of Cervical spine - 85yoWM w/ neck pain, C2,4 erosions, calcification ant longitudinal ligament https://t.co/nMN5X1Lkt6
09 Oct 2016 Social Systematic review of gout shows that allopurinol Rx significantly lowers systolic & diastolic BP & creatinine levels https://t.co/1THUh365zx
06 Oct 2016 Social Do we need Gout Dz Activity Score (GAS)? Omeract has one based on #Flares last 12m,  SUA, 10cmVAS, TJC, SJC(0-66) https://t.co/27AWesZDvP
05 Oct 2016 Social Systematic review of gout shows that allopurinol Rx significantly lowers systolic & diastolic BP & creatinine levels https://t.co/F1LbrU1UUA
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
22 Sep 2016 Social Pegloticase failure linked to PEG Abs - may be improved/tolerated by concomitant Imuran - interesting case report https://t.co/9j5EaBlq3B
21 Sep 2016 Social Nurses Health Study shows women w/ gout have 38% increased risk hip fractures. https://t.co/MxZeMA5Tho
19 Sep 2016 Social DECT imaging studies in gout patients shows that Erosions occur from the outside in (not inside out as in RA). https://t.co/WzHfjYIXQv