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Osteoarthritis guidelines focus on severity; affordable gout drug cut post-MI heart events

Osteoarthritis guidelines focus on severity; affordable gout drug cut post-MI heart events

Update: 2019-11-26
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OA management guidelines forgo treatment hierarchy or order but emphasize severity, patient risk factors

By Jeff Craven

 

The guidelines lay out a wide range of treatment options without an algorithm.

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Osteoarthritis guidelines focus on severity; affordable gout drug cut post-MI heart events

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