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Intra-articular glucocorticoids for acute gout

  1. Mihir D Wechalekar1,*,
  2. Ophir Vinik2,
  3. Naomi Schlesinger3,
  4. Rachelle Buchbinder4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Musculoskeletal Group

Published Online: 30 APR 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 16 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009920.pub2

How to Cite

Wechalekar MD, Vinik O, Schlesinger N, Buchbinder R. Intra-articular glucocorticoids for acute gout. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD009920. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009920.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Repatriation General Hospital, Rheumatology Unit, Daw Park, South Australia, Australia

  2. 2

    University of Toronto, Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    UMDNJ - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Division of Rheumatology, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

  4. 4

    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Monash Department of Clinical Epidemiology at Cabrini Hospital, Malvern, Victoria, Australia

*Mihir D Wechalekar, Rheumatology Unit, Repatriation General Hospital, Daws Road, Daw Park, South Australia, 5041, Australia.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 30 APR 2013


Characteristics of excluded studies [ordered by study ID]

StudyReason for exclusion

Fernandez 1999This was a single arm, open-label prospective study.

Komatsu 1969This was a case series.