Soft drinks, fructose consumption, and the risk of gout in men: prospective cohort study.

@article{Choi2008SoftDF,
  title={Soft drinks, fructose consumption, and the risk of gout in men: prospective cohort study.},
  author={Hyon K. Choi and Gary C. Curhan},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2008},
  volume={336 7639},
  pages={309-12}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the relation between intake of sugar sweetened soft drinks and fructose and the risk of incident gout in men. DESIGN Prospective cohort over 12 years. SETTING Health professionals follow-up study. PARTICIPANTS 46 393 men with no history of gout at baseline who provided information on intake of soft drinks and fructose through validated food frequency questionnaires. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE Incident cases of gout meeting the American College of Rheumatology survey… CONTINUE READING