Gout in the elderly--a population health study

John G Hanly, Chris Skedgel, Ingrid Sketris, Charmaine Cooke, Tina Linehan, Kara Thompson, Sander Veldhuyzen van Zanten

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Abstract

To determine the incidence, healthcare utilization, and costs in older adults with gout.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)822-830
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Rheumatology
Volume36
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2009

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Female
  • Gout
  • Hospitalization
  • Humans
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Male
  • Nova Scotia
  • Office Visits
  • Retrospective Studies

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