Gestaltometer Clinician Tools – Gout

Gout

Our Gout follow-up tool  collects core data to ensure reliable review of gout patients. Adherence to gout medication is lower than almost any other chronic disease. Try referring your patent to our gout self-monitoring forms to better ensure adherence to therapy. In a recent paper the mean dose of allopurinol needed to achieve the therapeutic target for uric acid was 400 mg daily i.e.many patients may not be on an adequate dose of allopurinol to achieve the therapeutic goals.