Publications by authors named "Hyon K Choi"

100Publications

Reassessing the cardiovascular safety of febuxostat: implications of the FAST study.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2021 Jan 5. Epub 2021 Jan 5.

Professor of Medicine and Rheumatologist, Department of Medicine, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.

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January 2021

The role of diet in hyperuricemia and gout.

Curr Opin Rheumatol 2021 Jan 4;Publish Ahead of Print. Epub 2021 Jan 4.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology Clinical Epidemiology Program, Mongan Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Arthritis Research Canada, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada.

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January 2021

Medications for gout and its comorbidities: mutual benefits?

Curr Opin Rheumatol 2021 Jan 4;Publish Ahead of Print. Epub 2021 Jan 4.

Division of Rheumatology, Inflammation, and Immunity, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School Division of Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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January 2021

Temporal trends in severe COVID-19 outcomes in patients with rheumatic disease: a cohort study.

Lancet Rheumatol 2020 Dec 24. Epub 2020 Dec 24.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2020

Topic modeling to characterize the natural history of ANCA-Associated vasculitis from clinical notes: A proof of concept study.

Semin Arthritis Rheum 2020 Dec 24;51(1):150-157. Epub 2020 Dec 24.

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States; Rheumatology Unit, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, United States; Clinical Epidemiology Program, Mongan Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, United States. Electronic address:

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December 2020

COVID-19 Outcomes in Patients with Systemic Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases (SARDs) Compared to the General Population: A US Multi-Center Comparative Cohort Study.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2020 Dec 10. Epub 2020 Dec 10.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2020

Prolonged Increases in Public-Payer Spending and Prices After Unapproved Drug Initiative Approval of Colchicine.

JAMA Intern Med 2020 Nov 30. Epub 2020 Nov 30.

Clinical Epidemiology Program,Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology,Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston.

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November 2020

Estimation of Primary Prevention of Gout in Men Through Modification of Obesity and Other Key Lifestyle Factors.

JAMA Netw Open 2020 11 2;3(11):e2027421. Epub 2020 Nov 2.

Clinical Epidemiology Program, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.

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November 2020

Allopurinol and Chronic Kidney Disease.

N Engl J Med 2020 Oct;383(17):1689-1690

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

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October 2020

Hypouricemia and Mortality Risk in the United States General Population.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2020 Oct 7. Epub 2020 Oct 7.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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October 2020

Mortality trends in polymyositis and dermatomyositis: A general population-based study.

Semin Arthritis Rheum 2020 Oct 28;50(5):834-839. Epub 2020 Aug 28.

Experimental Medicine Program, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; Arthritis Research Canada, Richmond, BC, Canada; Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Increasing Operational Capacity and Reducing Costs of Rituximab Administration: A Costing Analysis.

ACR Open Rheumatol 2020 May 21;2(5):261-268. Epub 2020 Apr 21.

Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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May 2020

Association of Cigarette Smoking With Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody-Associated Vasculitis.

JAMA Intern Med 2020 06;180(6):870-876

Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston.

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June 2020

Immunoglobulin G and immunoglobulin G subclass concentrations differ according to sex and race.

Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2020 08 27;125(2):190-195.e2. Epub 2020 Mar 27.

Clinical Epidemiology Program, Mongan Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; Rheumatology Unit, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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August 2020

Epidemiology of Depression and Anxiety in Gout: A Systematic Review and Metaanalysis.

J Rheumatol 2021 Jan 1;48(1):129-137. Epub 2020 Mar 1.

A. Howren, MSc, M.A. De Vera, PhD, University of British Columbia, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vancouver, and Arthritis Research Canada, Richmond, and Collaboration for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada;

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January 2021

Identification of Cardiovascular Monosodium Urate Crystal Deposition in Patients With Gout Using Dual-Energy Computed Tomography.

JAMA Cardiol 2020 04;5(4):486

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.

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April 2020

Association of Tramadol Use With Risk of Hip Fracture.

J Bone Miner Res 2020 Apr 5;35(4):631-640. Epub 2020 Feb 5.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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April 2020

Decomposition Analysis of Spending and Price Trends for Biologic Antirheumatic Drugs in Medicare and Medicaid.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2020 02 6;72(2):234-241. Epub 2020 Jan 6.

Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, and Arthritis Research Canada, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada.

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February 2020

Heart disease and the risk of allopurinol-associated severe cutaneous adverse reactions: a general population-based cohort study.

CMAJ 2019 Sep;191(39):E1070-E1077

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology (Yokose, McCormick, Choi), Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Mass.; Arthritis Research Canada (Lu, Xie, Li, Zheng, McCormick, Rai, Aviña-Zubieta, Choi), Richmond, BC; Faculty of Health Sciences (Xie), Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC; Division of Rheumatology (Aviña-Zubieta), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

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September 2019

Gout.

Nat Rev Dis Primers 2019 09 26;5(1):69. Epub 2019 Sep 26.

Department of Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand.

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September 2019

Treatment Delays Associated With Prior Authorization for Infusible Medications: A Cohort Study.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2020 11;72(11):1543-1549

Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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November 2020

Gout, Hyperuricaemia and Crystal-Associated Disease Network (G-CAN) consensus statement regarding labels and definitions of disease states of gout.

Ann Rheum Dis 2019 11 9;78(11):1592-1600. Epub 2019 Sep 9.

Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.

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November 2019

Population Impact Attributable to Modifiable Risk Factors for Hyperuricemia.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2020 01 3;72(1):157-165. Epub 2019 Dec 3.

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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January 2020

Tramadol and Mortality in Patients With Osteoarthritis-Reply.

JAMA 2019 08;322(5):466

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.

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August 2019

Radiologic evidence of symmetric and polyarticular monosodium urate crystal deposition in gout - A cluster pattern analysis of dual-energy CT.

Semin Arthritis Rheum 2020 02 11;50(1):54-58. Epub 2019 Jul 11.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Bulfinch 165, Boston, MA 02114, USA. Electronic address:

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February 2020

Concurrent validity of provisional remission criteria for gout: a dual-energy CT study.

Arthritis Res Ther 2019 06 21;21(1):150. Epub 2019 Jun 21.

Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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June 2019

Comparative cardiovascular risk of allopurinol versus febuxostat in patients with gout: a nation-wide cohort study.

Rheumatology (Oxford) 2019 12;58(12):2122-2129

Division of Pharmacoepidemiology & Pharmacoeconomics, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2019

Pegloticase Treatment Significantly Decreases Blood Pressure in Patients With Chronic Gout.

Hypertension 2019 07 13;74(1):95-101. Epub 2019 May 13.

AMPEL BioSolutions LLC, Charlottesville, VA (P.E.L.).

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July 2019

Recorded Penicillin Allergy and Risk of Mortality: a Population-Based Matched Cohort Study.

J Gen Intern Med 2019 09;34(9):1685-1687

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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September 2019

Association of Tramadol With All-Cause Mortality Among Patients With Osteoarthritis.

JAMA 2019 03;321(10):969-982

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston.

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March 2019

Renal Transplantation and Survival Among Patients With Lupus Nephritis: A Cohort Study.

Ann Intern Med 2019 02 22;170(4):240-247. Epub 2019 Jan 22.

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts (A.J., Z.S.W., N.L., Y.Z., H.K.C.).

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February 2019

No causal effects of serum urate levels on the risk of chronic kidney disease: A Mendelian randomization study.

PLoS Med 2019 01 15;16(1):e1002725. Epub 2019 Jan 15.

Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, United States of America.

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January 2019

Clinical phenotypes of IgG4-related disease: an analysis of two international cross-sectional cohorts.

Ann Rheum Dis 2019 03 5;78(3):406-412. Epub 2019 Jan 5.

Rheumatology Unit, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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March 2019

Hydroxychloroquine retinopathy - implications of research advances for rheumatology care.

Nat Rev Rheumatol 2018 12;14(12):693-703

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2018

All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality Trends of End-Stage Renal Disease Due to Lupus Nephritis From 1995 to 2014.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2019 03 9;71(3):403-410. Epub 2019 Jan 9.

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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March 2019

The Effect of Statin Use on Mortality in Systemic Autoimmune Rheumatic Diseases.

J Rheumatol 2018 12 1;45(12):1689-1695. Epub 2018 Sep 1.

From the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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December 2018

Gout and the Risk of Incident Erectile Dysfunction: A Body Mass Index-matched Population-based Study.

J Rheumatol 2018 08 15;45(8):1192-1197. Epub 2018 Jul 15.

From the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Gout Center, Rutgers University, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey; Harvard Medical School; Gout and Crystal Arthropathy Center, Clinical Epidemiology, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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August 2018

Risk of meticillin resistant and in patients with a documented penicillin allergy: population based matched cohort study.

BMJ 2018 06 27;361:k2400. Epub 2018 Jun 27.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 20114, USA.

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June 2018

Response to: 'Association between use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of myocardial infarction in patients with spondyloarthritis and osteoarthritis'.

Ann Rheum Dis 2019 08 16;78(8):e79. Epub 2018 Jun 16.

Department of Medicine, Clin Epi Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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August 2019

How patients with gout become engaged in disease management: a constructivist grounded theory study.

Arthritis Res Ther 2018 06 1;20(1):110. Epub 2018 Jun 1.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, 2405 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada.

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June 2018

Statin use and mortality in gout: A general population-based cohort study.

Semin Arthritis Rheum 2018 12 17;48(3):449-455. Epub 2018 Mar 17.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit St, Bulfinch 165, Boston, MA 02114.

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December 2018

Sharp decline in hydroxychloroquine dosing-analysis of 17,797 initiators from 2007 to 2016.

Clin Rheumatol 2018 Jul 26;37(7):1853-1859. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 55 Fruit Street, Bulfinch 165, Boston, MA, 02114, USA.

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July 2018

All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality in Patients With Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis: A Population-Based Study.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2019 01;71(1):155-163

Arthritis Research Canada and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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January 2019

Racial/ethnic variation and risk factors for allopurinol-associated severe cutaneous adverse reactions: a cohort study.

Ann Rheum Dis 2018 08 13;77(8):1187-1193. Epub 2018 Apr 13.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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August 2018

Improving Mortality in End-Stage Renal Disease Due to Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis (Wegener's) From 1995 to 2014: Data From the United States Renal Data System.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2018 10 1;70(10):1495-1500. Epub 2018 Sep 1.

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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October 2018

Response to: 'Smoking paradox in the development of psoriatic arthritis among patients with psoriasis' by Lee and Song.

Ann Rheum Dis 2018 11 22;77(11):e76. Epub 2018 Jan 22.

Department of Rheumatology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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November 2018

Presence of monosodium urate crystal deposition by dual-energy CT in patients with gout treated with allopurinol.

Ann Rheum Dis 2018 03 16;77(3):364-370. Epub 2017 Nov 16.

Department of Rheumatology, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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March 2018

Unchanging premature mortality trends in systemic lupus erythematosus: a general population-based study (1999-2014).

Rheumatology (Oxford) 2018 02;57(2):337-344

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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February 2018

Smoking paradox in the development of psoriatic arthritis among patients with psoriasis: a population-based study.

Ann Rheum Dis 2018 Jan 4;77(1):119-123. Epub 2017 Nov 4.

Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Research and Training Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA.

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January 2018

Dose-response relationship between lower serum magnesium level and higher prevalence of knee chondrocalcinosis.

Arthritis Res Ther 2017 Oct 24;19(1):236. Epub 2017 Oct 24.

Department of Orthopaedics, Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, #87 Xiangya Road, Changsha, Hunan Province, 410008, China.

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October 2017

Rheumatoid arthritis and risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or asthma among women: A marginal structural model analysis in the Nurses' Health Study.

Semin Arthritis Rheum 2018 04 18;47(5):639-648. Epub 2017 Sep 18.

Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

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April 2018

Survival benefit of statin use in ankylosing spondylitis: a general population-based cohort study.

Ann Rheum Dis 2017 Oct 11;76(10):1737-1742. Epub 2017 Jul 11.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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October 2017

Prioritizing Future Research on Allopurinol and Febuxostat for the Management of Gout: Value of Information Analysis.

Pharmacoeconomics 2017 Oct;35(10):1073-1085

Division of Health Policy and Management, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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October 2017

Response to: 'Is optimizing gout treatment the key to closing the mortality gap in gout patients?' by Brinck .

Ann Rheum Dis 2018 01 25;77(1):e3. Epub 2017 May 25.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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January 2018

The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet, Western diet, and risk of gout in men: prospective cohort study.

BMJ 2017 May 9;357:j1794. Epub 2017 May 9.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 02114, USA

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May 2017

Risk of venous thromboembolism in patients with psoriatic arthritis, psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis: a general population-based cohort study.

Eur Heart J 2018 10;39(39):3608-3614

Department of Dermatology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, South Tower, 7th Floor, 3400 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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October 2018

DASH diet and change in serum uric acid over time.

Clin Rheumatol 2017 Jun 31;36(6):1413-1417. Epub 2017 Mar 31.

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA.

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June 2017

The Risk of Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism in Primary Sjögren Syndrome: A General Population-based Study.

J Rheumatol 2017 08 15;44(8):1184-1189. Epub 2017 Mar 15.

From Arthritis Research Canada, Richmond; Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Department of Rheumatology, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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August 2017

Serum Uric Acid and the Risk of Incident and Recurrent Gout: A Systematic Review.

J Rheumatol 2017 03 1;44(3):388-396. Epub 2017 Feb 1.

From Takeda Pharmaceuticals International Inc., Deerfield, Illinois; Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Redwood Outcomes, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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March 2017

The unclosing premature mortality gap in gout: a general population-based study.

Ann Rheum Dis 2017 Jul 25;76(7):1289-1294. Epub 2017 Jan 25.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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July 2017

The risk of fracture among patients with psoriatic arthritis and psoriasis: a population-based study.

Ann Rheum Dis 2017 May 16;76(5):882-885. Epub 2017 Jan 16.

Department of Dermatology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Center for Pharmacoepidemiology Research and Training, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

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May 2017

The rising prevalence and incidence of gout in British Columbia, Canada: Population-based trends from 2000 to 2012.

Semin Arthritis Rheum 2017 02 17;46(4):451-456. Epub 2016 Aug 17.

Arthritis Research Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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February 2017

Temporal Trends of Venous Thromboembolism Risk Before and After Diagnosis of Giant Cell Arteritis.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2017 01;69(1):176-184

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston.

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January 2017

Editorial: Do Not Let Gout Apathy Lead to Gouty Arthropathy.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2017 03;69(3):479-482

Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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March 2017

Opposing effects of sodium intake on uric acid and blood pressure and their causal implication.

J Am Soc Hypertens 2016 12 11;10(12):939-946.e2. Epub 2016 Nov 11.

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and The Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD.

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December 2016

The cost-effectiveness of HLA-B*5801 screening to guide initial urate-lowering therapy for gout in the United States.

Semin Arthritis Rheum 2017 04 1;46(5):594-600. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Electronic address:

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April 2017

Risk of Myocardial Infarction and Stroke in Patients With Granulomatosis With Polyangiitis (Wegener's): A Population-Based Study.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2016 11 29;68(11):2752-2759. Epub 2016 Sep 29.

Arthritis Research Canada, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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November 2016

Gout and Risk of Fracture in Women: A Prospective Cohort Study.

Arthritis Rheumatol 2017 02;69(2):422-428

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts.

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February 2017

Trends in Gout and Rheumatoid Arthritis Hospitalizations in Canada From 2000 to 2011.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2017 05;69(5):758-762

Arthritis Research Canada, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston.

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May 2017

Insight into rheumatological cause and effect through the use of Mendelian randomization.

Nat Rev Rheumatol 2016 08 14;12(8):486-96. Epub 2016 Jul 14.

Department of Biochemistry, 710 Cumberland Street, University of Otago, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand.

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August 2016