Researchers assessed coronary calcium score and cardiovascular monosodium urate deposits detected by dual-energy computed tomography in patients with gout vs healthy controls.
Researchers investigated the clinical features and risk factors for gout during tuberculosis treatment in a South Korean population.
Risk for hospital admission increased for allopurinol-associated severe cutaneous adverse reactions
Researchers investigated the effects of canagliflozin on serum urate levels and gout in patients with type 2 diabetes.
The study describes the variations of gout flares and assesses the different methods of gout flare reporting in clinical trials.
The researchers assessed the effects of febuxostat and allopurinol on mortality and adverse reactions in patients with hyperuricemia and gout.
In a large study of patients in the United Kingdom, patients with gout had a 29% increased risk of advanced CKD and 210% increased risk of end-stage renal disease compared with patients who did not have gout.
In patients on peritoneal dialysis, serum uric acid levels in the highest quintile are associated with a nearly 1.5-fold increased risk of all-cause mortality compared with levels in the third quintile, a study found.
This systematic review identified several risk factors for the development of gout, with the degree of risk between the sexes predominantly being consistent.
Analysis indicated that patients with chronic refractory gout, not achieving a protocol-defined biochemical response, might still have significant clinical benefits with pegloticase treatment.