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Intra-articular Ketorolac in Arthroscopic Surgery

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January 2022

Intra-articular Ketorolac in Arthroscopic Surgery

Vol: 160| Issue: 1| Number:2| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Efficacy of intra-articular ketorolac for pain control in arthroscopic surgeries: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Orthop Surg Res . 2021 Nov 22;16(1):688.

Contributing Authors:
J Yang B Ni X Fu

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Synopsis

A meta analysis of randomized controlled trials of two hundred and twenty eight patients undergoing arthroscopic surgery randomized to receive intra-articular ketorolac (n=115) or a control injection (n=113) was performed. The outcomes of interest were postoperative pain and rescue analgesic consumption. The ketorolac group had significantly reduced pain scores within the first 24h postoperatively...

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