- To undertake research in the broad field of rheumatic diseases
- To promote public awareness and support for arthritis, particularly in the Canterbury region
- To promote excellence in and improve the standard of care for patients with rheumatic and immunologic disorders in the Canterbury regions
Study participants needed
Preventing gout attacks when starting allopurinol
The University of Otago, Christchurch in collaboration with the University of Auckland is currently conducting a study on the effects of taking another medication to help prevent acute attacks of gout when commencing urate lowering therapy in gout.
If live in Christchurch or Auckland, are aged over 18 years, have gout, and would be interested in taking part in this research, please contact us. Some exclusion criteria apply.
To receive a call from the Jill Drake, Research Nurse
For study information
Rheumatology Research Nurse