Gout News

  • EULAR 2018 New Osteoarthritis Treatments Garnering Attention at EULAR Interest in osteoarthritis is growing as new treatment options emerge, and insights will be discussed at the upcoming European League Against Rheumatism Congress (EULAR).
  • Allopurinol: Extra Caution Urged in High-Risk Groups The risk for severe cutaneous adverse reactions to allopurinol was much higher among those who were black, Asian, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, women, older, or receiving higher starting doses.

Gout Perspective

  • Recurrent Skin Infections in a Teen: How Would You Manage? It's an extremely vexing problem for families: recurrent skin infections in a teen athlete.
  • The Lean Antibiotic Mantra Antibiotics -- while focusing on the right drug, the right dose, and the right duration, most important is to make the right diagnosis. Sometimes you may not even need the antibiotic.