Gout

Clinical Challenges and Renal Considerations in Managing Gout: Part II - EXPIRED

Clinical Challenges and Renal Considerations in Managing Gout: Part II - EXPIRED

This is part II of a three-part series of case-based articles on optimal, evidence-based approaches to the management of gout, an inflammatory arthritis that over the past two decades has doubled in prevalence in the United States. Here, management approaches are outlined for a patient with stage 3 chronic kidney disease and hypertension. He presents with an acute gout flare—an occurrence that is becoming more frequent.