Allopurinol adherence among patients with gout: an Italian general practice database study.

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AIMS Allopurinol is used as long-term therapy to reduce the occurrence of gout flares. This study estimated the impact of patient adherence to allopurinol on hyperuricaemia (serum uric acid levels, sUA > 6 mg/dl) and the identification of non-adherence predictors. METHODS The Italian Health Search-CSD Longitudinal Patient Database was accessed to identify… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/ijcp.12604

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@article{Mantarro2015AllopurinolAA, title={Allopurinol adherence among patients with gout: an Italian general practice database study.}, author={Stefania Mantarro and Alice Capogrosso-Sansone and Marco Tuccori and Corrado Blandizzi and Sabrina Montagnani and Irma Convertino and Luzia Antonioli and Matteo Fornai and Iacopo Cricelli and Serena Pecchioli and Claudio Cricelli and Francesco Lapi}, journal={International journal of clinical practice}, year={2015}, volume={69 7}, pages={757-65} }