Conflict on ACR and ACP Guidelines for Gout Management [Interview][Transcript]

Dr_N_Lawrence_Edwards_gout_researchGuest: Dr. N. Lawrence Edwards
Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest Bio: Dr. N. Lawrence Edwards is a specialist in internal medicine and rheumatology, and serves as professor of medicine in the Division of Clinical Immunology at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. He is also program director of the Medicine Residency Training Program and vice chairman for the Department of Medicine at the University. In addition, he is the chairman and chief executive officer for the Gout & Uric Acid Education Society.

Segment overview: In this segment, Dr. N. Lawrence Edwards, MD, rheumatologist, discusses new gout research and why medical professionals should adhere to the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) guidelines vs the American College of Physicians (ACP) new guidelines which conflict with the ACR.

Transcription
Health Professional Radio – Gout Management