Friday, 23 Mar 2018


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27 Jun 2016 News Hyperuricemia Increases Risk of Diabetes, Death and CV Disorders in Hypertensive Patients
16 Jun 2016 Social Allopurinol doses > 300mg/d & longer duration use assoc w/ significantly decreased risk of ESRD, acute renal failure
14 Jun 2016 Social Tophaceous gout occurs after >10yrs & found on ear helix, fingers, toes, wrists knees, olecranon Achilles & sclera
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.
08 Jun 2016 News Hospitalizations Decline for Rheumatoid Arthritis, But Increase in Gout
03 Jun 2016 Social Astra-Zeneca has sold EU, L American marketing rights for Zurampic to Gruenenthal. In US sold to Ironwood.
27 May 2016 News Arhalofenate, URAT-1 Inhibitor, Being Developed for Gout
25 May 2016 Social Allopurinol: (100-800 mg/d);Monitor CBC, LFTs, Creat, Eos. Serious interaction w/ AZA & 6MP. EtOH decreases effect
19 May 2016 Social Allopurinol in T2DM w/ Hyperuricemia improves insulin resistance, lowers CRP, carotid IMT, delays atherosclerosis
18 May 2016 Social Reviews of US/UK newspapers finds social embarrassment w/ gout in 24% of articles & Jokes or humor to gout in 26%.
18 May 2016 News Reports Call for More Gout Education
17 May 2016 Social Gout prevalencein NIDDM is ~10%; Those w/ both likely to be elderly, men, obese, high lipids, neuropathy w/ Low GFR
10 May 2016 Social Population (34K) based Taiwan study shows gout assoc w/ higher risk of depression; that is normalized w/ pred or ULT
10 May 2016 Social Survey of PCPs & house officers show disparate practices in gout Dx & Rx - esp w/ colchicine, ULT use & monitoring
09 May 2016 Social @RheumConsultant This is yet another study showing that allopurinol use lowers CV risk in gout & hyperuricemic pts.
01 May 2016 Social Goofiest study of the month: Pricking blood and moxibustion effective in treating gout in China.
27 Apr 2016 Social @RonanTKavanagh Thats funny the Yanks and Brits are also claiming her as their own! She is a standout and a great authority on the #Gout
27 Apr 2016 Social Dr. Nicola Dalbeths #Gout review in Lancet is stellar! She's leading the field w/ DECT scans, research & smart Rx.
27 Apr 2016 Social Erosive polyarthritis a RARE presentation of hydroxyapatite deposition Dz. More common is calcific periarthritis
26 Apr 2016 Social Astra-Zeneca sells the rights to sell gout drug Zurampic (lesinurad) to Ironwood pharmaceutical for $265 million.