Project Overview +

The goal of this project is to develop an online education program that provides patients with information about what gout is and how it can become a chronic issue.  This online tool is meant to provide patients with educational information on how to manage their gout without it becoming a chronic condition. The website is designed to allow the patient fun and interesting ways to learn about gout and help them prepare for a visit with their doctor.

Aims +

The specific aim of this online tool is to educate patients about gout. A secondary aim is to help physicians understand in advance of an office visit, what questions they may have, making the office visit more targeted.

Participants +

50 current gout patients, all in various stages of the disease.

Educational materials for patients with gout

04/01/2014 - 10/31/2014

Principal Investigators:

Puja P. Khanna, MD, MPH
Dinesh Khanna, MD, MS