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Volume:109 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
RCT
ACE Report #14025
Ace Report Cover Sports Medicine

Ketorolac as an Adjuvant for Postoperative Pain Control After Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair


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OrthoEvidence. Ketorolac as an Adjuvant for Postoperative Pain Control After Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair. ACE Report. 2021;109(1):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/14025

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Oral Ketorolac as an Adjuvant Agent for Postoperative Pain Control After Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: A Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Study

J Am Acad Orthop Surg . 2021 May 28.

Contributing Authors: L Sivasundaram S Mengers NN Trivedi J Strony MJ Salata JE Voos BN Victoroff, MR Karns RJ Gillespie

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Synopsis

Forty three patients undergoing arthroscopic rotator cuff repair were randomized to receive ketorolac (n=23) or control (n=20) in addition to standard postoperative analgesia. The outcomes of interest were postoperative pain control, opioid consumption, functional outcomes, adverse events and retear rates. The ketorolac group consumed significantly fewer narcotic pills and required less narcotic p...

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