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.

A recent review of the state of gout treatment in the US calls for primary care to play a larger and more significant role. Four more new studies address comorbidities and gout treatment and preventions.Scroll through the slides above for the latest findings.Find links to studies/abstracts below.Sources1. Both High and Low Uric Acid Boost Cardiovascular Risk2. MI Risk is High in Gout and Other Arthritis3. Uric Acid Level Runs Low With DASH Diet4. Ketogenic Diet Douses Gout Flares5. Putting Primary Care on the Gout Care Map