The Treatment of Gout by Alkalies

  title={The Treatment of Gout by Alkalies},
  author={Arthur P. Luff},
  booktitle={The Hospital},
As the result of a careful series of experiments in regard to the action of alkalies in gout, Dr. Arthur P. Luff comes to the conclusion (a) that the ordinary alkalies, the lithium salts, piperazine, and lysidine, do not exercise any special solvent effect on sodium biurate, and their administration with the object of removing uratic deposits in the joints… CONTINUE READING