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Treatment with Allopurinol is Associated with Lower Risk of Acute Kidney Injury in Patients with Gout: A Retrospective Analysis of a Nested Cohort

published. Fernando Perez-Ruiz, as corresponding author, warrants that this is an original work, has not been published, except in abstract form for congress presentation, and is not being considered for ... study, collected data, made statistical analysis, and wrote the manuscript. No external assistance has been received. Disclosures. Fernando Perez-Ruiz: speaker/ consultant/advisory boards/educational

Improvement in Diagnosis and Treat-to-Target Management of Hyperuricemia in Gout: Results from the GEMA-2 Transversal Study on Practice

Introduction The objective of the study was to evaluate changes regarding main European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) recommendations on diagnosis and treatment of gout compared to a previous assessment. Methods The GEMA-2 (Gout Evaluation and MAnagement) is a transversal assessment of practice for gout by rheumatologists. Main outcome variables were improvement of the...

A Review of Uric Acid, Crystal Deposition Disease, and Gout

published. All Figures are copyrighted by the authors, with permission to be used in this publication. Conflict of interest. Fernando Perez-Ruiz has received consulting or speaker fees from AstraZeneca

The burden of disease in Spain: results from the global burden of disease study 2010

Background We herein evaluate the Spanish population’s trends in health burden by comparing results of two Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Studies (the GBD studies) performed 20 years apart. Methods Data is part of the GBD study for 1990 and 2010. We present results for mortality, years of life lost (YLLs), years lived with disability, and disability...

Gout. Imaging of gout: findings and utility

Corresponding author: Fernando Perez-Ruiz 0 Radiology Division, Hospital de Cruces , Pza. Cruces sn 48903, Baracaldo, Vizcaya , Spain 1 Department of Medicine, University of Auckland , 85 Park Rd

Long‐term efficacy of hyperuricaemia treatment in renal transplant patients

Background. Although hyperuricaemia and gout are frequently found in renal transplant recipients, little has been published on the efficacy of urate‐lowering therapy (ULT) in this patient population. We therefore examine the effects of allopurinol and benziodarone therapy in a cohort of renal transplant patients. Methods. We reviewed files from a cohort of 1328 patients that...