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Gout: Resources for Patients

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Chronic Kidney Disease and Gout are connected in many ways. Hear from a clinician and patient as they discuss the importance of early diagnosis, some treatment options, the effects of COVID-19 and more.
This video, geared towards patients, includes a conversation between a healthcare professional and a patient that highlights key guidance for people with both chronic kidney disease and gout.
Hear from a patient as he looks back on a life with gout and how he has dealt with it medically, physically, and emotionally.
Patient Focused Infographic
An easy to understand infographic available for download
Patient Brochure
An engaging brochure that informs patients about gout and refractory gout (severe gout that's hard to treat). Sections include symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment, along with a list of additional resources for further information.
Quick Facts: Gout and Chronic Kidney Disease
Some quick facts to keep in mind when treating CKD and gout. Read on
Gout Fact Sheet

An easy-to-understand fact sheet informing patients about gout and CKD, and why and how they should manage both conditions.
Gout and Uric Acid Tracker
Track your serum uric acid (sUA) level (amount of uric acid in your blood), estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) and albumin-to-creatinine ratio using the online Gout and Uric Acid Tracker by clicking here (Excel download), or by printing out the PDF version.
Mobile App
"Gout Central" our newly updated mobile app for patients empowers the user with the most essential tools and information for controlling gout and protecting their kidneys. Guidance is provided on optimal use of nutrition, lifestyle, and medication for the prevention and treatment of gout flares.
Additional Educational Resources