Serum uric acid levels and multiple health outcomes: umbrella review of evidence from observational studies, randomised controlled trials, and Mendelian randomisation studies

@inproceedings{Li2017SerumUA,
  title={Serum uric acid levels and multiple health outcomes: umbrella review of evidence from observational studies, randomised controlled trials, and Mendelian randomisation studies},
  author={Xue Li and Xiangrui Meng and Maria N Timofeeva and Ioanna Tzoulaki and Konstantinos K Tsilidis and Panagiotis Ioannidis and Harry Campbell and Evropi Theodoratou},
  booktitle={BMJ},
  year={2017}
}
Objective To map the diverse health outcomes associated with serum uric acid (SUA) levels.Design Umbrella review.Data sources Medline, Embase, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, and screening of citations and references.Eligibility criteria Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of observational studies that examined associations between SUA level and health outcomes, meta-analyses of randomised controlled trials that investigated health outcomes related to SUA lowering treatment, and… CONTINUE READING