In general, the recommended durations of antibiotic treatment regimens are decreasing as evidence for the safety and efficacy of shorter courses accumulates.
Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, angiotensin-II receptor blockers (ARBs), diuretics and nonsteroidal
anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) all have the potential to decrease renal function.
Part 1 - Talking about gout: time for a re-think
Gout is a treatable form of arthritis that is associated with poor health and reduced life expectancy.
Part 2 - Controlling gout with long-term urate-lowering treatment
Urate-lowering medicines should be considered and discussed with patients with gout from the first presentation.