Characteristics and management of gout patients in Europe: data from a large cohort of patients.

@article{Richette2015CharacteristicsAM,
  title={Characteristics and management of gout patients in Europe: data from a large cohort of patients.},
  author={Pascal Richette and R N Flipo and D K Patrikos},
  journal={European review for medical and pharmacological sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={630-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To increase the knowledge of epidemiology and treatment of gout in a 'real-life' setting, we conducted a large observational analysis (CACTUS) in two European countries, namely France and Greece. PATIENTS AND METHODS This was a multicenter, cross-sectional, observational analysis, conducted in France and Greece. The analysis was conducted in a field-practice scenario, with both general practitioners and rheumatologists recruiting patients for inclusion. Treatment methods and drug… CONTINUE READING