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Association Between Gout and Incident Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

  We investigated the association between gout and the risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Methods Population-based representative insurance (outpatient and inpatient) claims data of 29,765 patients with gout and 59,530 controls without gout (1:2 case:control ratio) between 1998 and 2010 in Taiwan were identified. The association between gout and type 2 diabetes was evaluated […]

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New CME Feature… CaseBook Consults: Improving Outcomes in Gout

A new continuing medical education module has been added to The American Journal of Medicine website. Check it out. CaseBook Consults: Improving Outcomes in Gout (iPad compatible) Presenters: Paul P. Doghramji, MD, FAAFP, Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD, FACR, MACP, and Rick S. Pope, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA Despite the fact that gout can be diagnosed […]

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Interactive CME Activities Linked to AJM’s Website

Busy physicians can now earn Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits in the comfort of their own homes by accessing multimedia CME programs on the Journal’s website. Currently, 3 CME programs are available on our website: CME The Foundation Role of Beta Blockers Across the Cardiovascular Disease Spectrum: A Year 2009 Update CME Managing Gout in […]

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