Goodfellow Gems #50

Goodfellow Gems #50

Bruce Arroll

Bruce Arroll

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Association between gout and high intakes of fructose

This meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies investigated the association of fructose consumption with incident gout and hyperuricemia.1
References

1.    Jamnik J et al., Fructose intake and risk of gout and hyperuricemia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies. BMJ Open 2016.  http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/6/10/e013191
2.    Batt C et al., Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption: a risk factor for prevalent gout with SLC2A9 genotype-specific effects on serum urate and risk of gout. Ann Rheum Dis 2014. http://ard.bmj.com/content/73/12/2101.long