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Volume:160 Issue:1 Number:2 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14185
Ace Report Cover Sports Medicine

Intra-articular Ketorolac in Arthroscopic Surgery

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OrthoEvidence. Intra-articular Ketorolac in Arthroscopic Surgery. ACE Report. 2022;160(1):2. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/14185

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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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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