Table 2

Serum urate levels and frequency of target achievement (sUA <360 µmol/L) in patients assessed during time points. In addition, informationfor the subgroup with clinically detectable tophi with sUA target sUA<300µmol/L

Month01236912
All patients
 sUA µmol/L (mean, SD)500 (78)413 (77)371 (64)341 (61)327 (59)316 (56)311 (48)
 Target <360 achieved (%)
 N
0
0/211
21.3
43/202
48.7
94/193
69.3
131/189
80.7
151/187
81.9
136/166
85.5
159/186
Patients with tophi
 sUA µmol/L (mean, SD)506 (80)431 (78)388 (70)334 (56)318 (59)317 (59)298 (52)
 Target <300 achieved (%)
 N
0
0/35
2.9
1/35
12.1
4/33
25.0
8/32
38.7
12/31
46.2
12/26
54.8
17/31