Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 An Exercise in Clinical Reasoning: Do You Unpack?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  33:1196-1200. 2018
2018 Untangling the complex relationships between incident gout risk, serum urate, and its comorbidities.Arthritis Research.  20:90. 2018
2018 Brief Report: Validation of a Definition of Flare in Patients With Established Gout.Arthritis and Rheumatology.  70:462-467. 2018
2017 Rituximab in ANCA-Associated Vasculitis.Current Rheumatology Reports.  19:6. 2017
2016 Renal dosing of allopurinol results in suboptimal gout care.Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.  76:e1. 2016
2016 The effects of urate lowering therapy on inflammation, endothelial function, and blood pressure (SURPHER) study design and rationale.Controlled Clinical Trials.  50:238-244. 2016
2016 Treatment of hyperuricemia in gout: current therapeutic options, latest developments and clinical implications.Therapeutic Advances in Musculoskeletal Disease.  8:145-159. 2016
2016 Allopurinol Dose Reductions Based on Creatinine Alert Redesign System.American Journal of Medicine.  129:e95. 2016
2015 Vascular calcifications on hand radiographs in rheumatoid arthritis and associations with autoantibodies, cardiovascular risk factors and mortality.Rheumatology.  54:1587-1595. 2015
2015 Serum Urate and Incident Cardiovascular Disease: The Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study.PLoS ONE.  10:e0138067. 2015
2014 Comorbidities in patients with crystal diseases and hyperuricemia.Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America.  40:251-278. 2014
2014 A qualitative assessment of internal medicine resident perceptions of graduate medical education following implementation of the 2011 ACGME duty hour standards.BMC Medical Education.  14:84. 2014
2013 Longitudinal association between serum urate and subclinical atherosclerosis: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study.Journal of Internal Medicine.  274:594-609. 2013
2013 A Delphi exercise to identify characteristic features of gout - Opinions from patients and physicians, the first stage in developing new classification criteria (Journal of Rheumatology (2013) 40, (498-505))Journal of Rheumatology.  40:1634. 2013
2013 Serum urate association with hypertension in young adults: analysis from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults cohort.Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.  72:1321-1327. 2013
2013 Association of functional polymorphism rs2231142 (Q141K) in the ABCG2 gene with serum uric acid and gout in 4 US populations: the PAGE Study.American Journal of Epidemiology.  177:923-932. 2013
2013 A delphi exercise to identify characteristic features of gout - opinions from patients and physicians, the first stage in developing new classification criteria.Journal of Rheumatology.  40:498-505. 2013
2013 Genome-wide association analyses identify 18 new loci associated with serum urate concentrationsNature Genetics.  45:145-154. 2013
2013 Genome-wide association analyses identify 18 new loci associated with serum urate concentrationsNature Genetics.  45:145-154. 2013
2013 Genome-wide association analyses identify 18 new loci associated with serum urate concentrations.Nature Genetics.  45:145-154. 2013
2013 Thrombosis in vasculitis.Best Practice and Research: Clinical Rheumatology.  27:57-67. 2013
2012 Developing a provisional definition of flare in patients with established gout.Arthritis and Rheumatism.  64:1508-1517. 2012
2012 Impact of interactions of cigarette smoking with NAT2 polymorphisms on rheumatoid arthritis risk in African Americans.Arthritis and Rheumatism.  64:655-664. 2012
2012 Drug treatment of hyperuricemia to prevent cardiovascular outcomes: are we there yet?American Journal of Cardiovascular Drugs.  12:1-6. 2012
2012 Association between being African-American, serum urate levels and the risk of developing hyperuricemia: findings from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults cohort.Arthritis Research.  14:R4. 2012
2011 Bringing it all together: a novel approach to the development of response criteria for chronic gout clinical trials.Journal of Rheumatology.  38:1467-1470. 2011
2011 Patient-reported outcomes in chronic gout: a report from OMERACT 10.Journal of Rheumatology.  38:1452-1457. 2011
2011 Serum urate in chronic gout--will it be the first validated soluble biomarker in rheumatology?Journal of Rheumatology.  38:1462-1466. 2011
2011 Tophus measurement as an outcome measure for clinical trials of chronic gout: progress and research priorities.Journal of Rheumatology.  38:1458-1461. 2011
2010 Serum urate and its relationship with alcoholic beverage intake in men and women: findings from the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) cohort.Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.  69:1965-1970. 2010
2010 Diagnostic approach to ANCA-associated vasculitides.Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America.  36:491-506. 2010
2010 Febuxostat: the evidence for its use in the treatment of hyperuricemia and gout.Core Evidence.  4:25-36. 2010
2009 Are glucocorticoids equivalent to NSAIDs for the treatment of gout flares?Nature Clinical Practice Rheumatology.  5:12-13. 2009
2009 Gout. Hyperuricemia and cardiovascular disease: how strong is the evidence for a causal link?Arthritis Research.  11:240. 2009
2008 Management of hyperuricemia and gout in CKD.American Journal of Kidney Diseases.  52:994-1009. 2008
2008 Methotrexate is not associated with progression of interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis.Archives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  168:1927-1928. 2008
2008 Serum urate, menopause, and postmenopausal hormone use: from eminence to evidence-based medicine.Arthritis Research.  10:120. 2008
2007 Treatment of acute gout-like arthritis in an emergency setting: prednisolone versus indomethacin.Nature Clinical Practice Rheumatology.  3:604-605. 2007
2007 Pulmonary manifestations of rheumatoid arthritis.Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.  28:430-440. 2007
2006 Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy.  63:2451-2465. 2006
2005 A group randomized trial to improve safe use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.American Journal of Managed Care.  11:537-543. 2005
2004 [Cysticercosis as the main cause of partial seizures in children in Peru].Revista de Neurologia.  39:924-926. 2004
1997 The role of menopause in the development of chronic mountain sickness.American Journal of Physiology.  272:R90-R94. 1997

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2014 Crystal Diseases.  1935-1949. 2014
2013 Asymptomatic hyperuricemia and its clinical implications for extra-articular disease.  132-147. 2013
2012 Diagnosis of gout.  94-104. 2012

Research Overview

  • Gout Vasculitis Epidemiology Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine in Internal Medicine Residency Program, Foreign University
  • Full Name

  • Angelo Gaffo
  • Blazerid

  • agaffo