Why ED Physicians Overprescribe KetorolacKetorolac is widely used in the emergency department for the treatment of moderate to severe pain. But do the benefits really outweigh the risks when it comes to this analgesic?
Christopher Doty, MD, FAAEM, Program Director, Emergency Medicine/Internal Medicine Combined Residency, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center & Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
Robert Glatter, MD, FAAEM, Chair, Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
Joseph Lex, MD, FAAEM, Department of Emergency Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Mark Reiter, MD, MBA, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Core Faculty, Department of Emergency Medicine, St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem, PA
Joanne ("Dr. J") Williams, MD, FAAEM, Adjunct Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine/Charles Drew University of Medicine & Science, Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine/Keck School of Medicine of USC, Physician Specialist/Emergency Medicine, LAC-USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
Michael E. Winters, MD FAAEM FACEP, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medicine, Co-Director, Combined EM/IM/Critical Care Program, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD