Biannual serum urate monitoring can be a cost effective intervention in gout management, according to a cost-utility analysis of Australian and New Zealand data. However the finding is based on patients being treated to target initially – a practice that is not being done particularly well. Rheumatologist Dr Philip Robinson from the University of Queensland ...
Urate monitoring pays dividends in gout management – but one thing is missing
By Mardi Chapman
21 Feb 2018