Gout

 
Gout Found More Prevalent among Black Adults in Nationally-representative Population
August 19, 2022

Racial disparities in gout prevalence could be explained by diet, social determinants of health, kidney disease, and other factors that suggest interventions.

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.