In separate randomized controlled trials, allopurinol had no significant effect on kidney function decline.
The American College of Rheumatology developed guidelines for the management of gout, including use of urate-lowering therapy, flare treatment, and lifestyle and medication recommendations.
Researchers determined the effect of azathioprine on the frequency of chronic refractory gout among patients who had persistent urate lowering from pegloticase therapy.
Researchers evaluated the association between allopurinol use and mortality in patients with gout.
Researchers examined the changes in the presentation of incident gout in the last20 years and determined risk for subsequent gout flares after an initial gout attack.
Researchers reviewed the causal relationships between gout, hyperuricemia, and associated comorbidities.
Elevated serum uric acid (SUA) levels are associated with development of hypertension and vascular and renal target organ damage, according to a new long-term study. Investigators studied 961 parents and 570 children who were initially healthy at the time of recruitment into the STANISLAS cohort, a single-center familial longitudinal cohort that began recruiting patients in…
Aortic stenosis was found to worsen more frequently in patients with vs without gout.
Researchers sought to understand the unmet needs for patients and provide insight into achieving better treatment for gout.
Researchers studied serum CA72-4 expression in patients with gout, and verified the hypothesis that CA72-4 was a predictor of future flares in gouty arthritis.