The “disease of kings” remains poorly understood and undertreated. Test your knowledge of current treatment goals.
Gout is well known as the “disease of kings,” but the disabling disease reaches well beyond royalty as it now affects more than 3 million Americans. Although new treatments have been successful, gout remains poorly understood and often undertreated.
Last month, Rheumatology Network offered a summary of the 2012 American College of Rheumatology guidelines for the management of gout. Take this brief quiz to test your knowledge of the treatment recommendations.
Note: If you would like more information on any of the questions, a link to the original article, “2012 American College of Rheumatology Guidelines for the Management of Gout,” is provided on the last page of the quiz.
For more information on all questions and answers, please visit “2012 American College of Rheumatology Guidelines for the Management of Gout.”