Recommendations of the National Football League Physician Society Task Force on the Use of Toradol® Ketorolac in the National Football League
Matava M, Brater DC, Gritter N, Heyer R, Rollins D, Schlegel T, Toto R, and Yates A. Sports Health. 2012. 4(5):377-383.
The National Football League Physician Society Task Force on the Use of Toradol® Ketorolac in the National Football League has released its recommendations. “Ketorolac tromethamine is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that has potent analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties…Ketorolac injections have been used for several years in the National Football League, in both the oral and injectable forms, to treat musculoskeletal injuries and to prevent post-game soreness.” The document offers a nice review of various aspects related to ketorolac (e.g., mechanism of action, accepted indications, contraindications) and provides several recommendations.