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Understanding Gout

Host: Dr. Jean-Philip Deslauriers


1 hrs

Presentation Slides [ PDF 3 MB]

Gout is the most common type of inflammatory arthritis, affecting as many as one million Canadians. While gout symptoms may come and go, a gout attack is often sudden, painful and debilitating. Yet, there is hope! With proper treatment, gout can often be cured.

In this Arthritis Talks webinar rheumatologist and gout expert, Dr. Jean-Philip Deslauriers, delves into everything you need to know about gout and you’ll learn:

  • What is gout?
  • Symptoms and risk factors
  • Strategies to manage gout including self-management, medications and lifestyle choices