Gout should be renamed ‘urate crystal arthritis’ to overcome the misperception that it is a self-inflicted glutton’s disease best treated with lifestyle change, rheumatologists say. A rebranding of gout is needed to address the paradox of it being the only form of arthritis for which an accessible and cheap ‘cure’ is widely available and yet ...
Rebrand gout as an arthritic condition to improve ULT use
By Michael Woodhead
22 Jul 2020