89399 - Treating to target in gout: simple steps towards effective long-term control. Feb 2017
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Treating to target in gout: simple steps towards effective long-term control
Gout is the most common inflammatory arthritis, and all doctors dealing with adult patients are likely to be confronted with managing it, at least in the acute phase. In almost all cases, there are treatment options to fully control the disease, and yet studies continue to show poor outcomes. Many decisions need to be made when managing a patient with gout, from recognising the presentation to lifelong control of attacks with urate-lowering therapy.