TITLE

2012 American College of Rheumatology guidelines for management of gout. Part 2: therapy and antiinflammatory prophylaxis of acute gouty arthritis

PUB. DATE
February 2013
SOURCE
National Guideline Clearinghouse;2013, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
91943790

 

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