Gout

 
Excess Weight and Genetics May Put Women at Higher Risk of Gout
December 10, 2021

Excess adiposity and genetic predisposition both were found to be associated with a higher risk of gout, particularly among US women, in a new prospective study.

Pain Management in Acute Gout: NSAIDs or COX-2 Inhibitors?
February 25, 2021

A recent meta-analysis assessed comparative clinical efficacy of NSAIDs and COX-2 inhibitors. Try these 7 questions on the findings - does your clinical experience match?

10 New Drugs for Primary Care: Q1 2019
April 11, 2019

Highlights: The first liquid solution of colchicine for prophylaxis of gout, the first generic version of Advair Diskus, and 8 more new and approved drugs.

Gout and CKD: A Common, Complicated Combination
November 15, 2018

What are the dos and don'ts when treating gout patients with chronic kidney disease? Take our 4-question quiz to find out.

9 Brand New Drugs for Primary Care
September 27, 2017

COPD… nasal polyps.. gout …. dyskinesia in Parkinson Disease: here’s a brief look at new drugs for these and other disorders coming your way.

5 Top Apps for Primary Care
April 19, 2017

A quick review of: a great mobile ECG reference; a gout Dx tool; a contraception counseling aid; FPNotebook on mobile; and Klara.

Post-Test on Gout in Primary Care
March 30, 2017

Use this short test to gauge how much you’ve learned about a condition that needs more primary care involvement.

Gout Clues
March 29, 2017

Can you spot the x-ray evidence to detect the suspected diagnosis?

All About Gout for Primary Care: Treating Chronic Disease
March 27, 2017

Preventing further acute attacks and decreasing the tophi burden becomes a secondary goal.

Gout Rounds: 5 New Developments
March 27, 2017

Primary care can do more to help reduce gout morbidity, says a new review-plus 4 more studies on gout treatment and prevention.