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USP <797>
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A collection of over 70 articles from 14 years of the International Journal of Pharmaceutical Compounding focused on USP <797> issues and solutions.
This CD contains the following articles:

STANDARDS

  • A Primer on USP Chapter <797>, "Pharmaceutical Compounding - Sterile Preparations," and USP Process for Drug and Practice Standards.
  • Overview of Chapter <797> "Pharmaceutical Compounding - Sterile Preparations": The Potential Impact for Compounding Pharmacists
  • Proposed Revisions to USP Chapter <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding-Sterile Preparations
  • Misinterpretation of United States Pharmacopeia Chapter <797>
  • Application of USP-NF Standards to Pharmacy Compounding
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: USP Chapter <797> Compounded Sterile Preparations Sterility Requirements and Their Relationship to Beyond-Use Dating
  • USP Chapter <797> and Preparing for JCAHO Survey
  • Questions and Answers: USP Chapter <797> and JCAHO Compliance
  • Sterile Product Compounding: A Comparison of ASHP and USP Guidelines
  • Pharmacy Cleanroom Project Management Consideration: An Experience-Based Perspective Pharmacy Compounding Urban Legends
  • PostScription: Cleanroom Standards
  • Putting the Science Back into the "Art and Science" of Compounding
  • Using Purified Water for Reconstitutions
  • PostScription: GMPs and GCPs: A Topical Comparison
  • PreScription: GMPs vs. GCPs: Manufacturing and Compounding Definitions
  • Compounding Pharmacies: Before and After an Inspection
  • PostScription: GMPs vs. GCPs: United States Pharmacopeia General Chapters
  • Determination of Risk for Sterile Preparations
  • Pharmaceutical Compounding or Pharmaceutical Manufacturing? A Regulatory Perspective
  • Basics of Compounding Sterile Preparations: Nomenclature and Considerations
  • PostScription: Responsibilities of a Compounding Pharmacist

TESTING

  • Quality Assurance for Sterile Products
  • USP Chapter <797>: Practical Solutions for Microbiology, Sterility, and Pyrogen Testing
  • Sterilization and Depyrogenation Principles and Methods
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: Chemical Testing Aspects of USP 797 for Compounded Sterile Preparations
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: A Guide to Quality Control Testing for the Compounding Pharmacist
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: Particulate Matter in Injections: What is it and What are the Concerns?
  • Standard Operating Procedure: Calculating the Endotoxin Load in Compounded Sterile Preparation
  • Basics of Compounding: Application of the United States Pharmacopeia Bacterial Endotoxins Test to Compounded Sterile Preparations
  • Comparison of Endotoxin Testing Methods for Pharmaceutical Products
  • Evaluating and Selecting an Analytical Testing Laboratory
  • Analytical Testing Facilities and Products
  • Analytical Testing of Extemporaneously Compounded Preparations
  • Particulate Testing for Sterile Products
  • Particulates in Parenterals
  • Preservation, Sterilization, and Sterility Testing of Ophthalmic Preparations
  • Standard Operating Procedure: Sterility Test for Ophthalmic Solutions
  • Sterile Compounding of Respiratory Inhalation Solutions
  • Quality-Control Analytical Methods: The Quality of Sterility Testing
  • Quality-Control Analytical Methods - Quality Control, Quality Assurance, and Quality Improvement--What is the Difference
  • PreScription: Quality Improvement in Pharmaceutical Compounding
  • Pharmacopeial Bacterial Endotoxins Test Chapters
  • Endotoxins: Essential Testing for Pyrogens in the Compounding Laboratory, Part 3: A Simplified Endotoxin Test Method for Compounded Sterile Preparations
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: Strategies to Ensure a Robust Quality-control Microbiology Program
  • Establishing Benchmark Rates of Microbial and Bacterial Endotoxin Contamination for Radiopharmaceuticals Compounded in Commerical Nuclear Pharmacy Settings
  • Assessing the Stability of Common Radiopharmaceuticals Compounded and Utilized Outside Package Insert Guidelines
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: End-preparation Assessments and Tests for Compounded Sterile Preparations
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: A Growing Codependency: Compounding Pharmacy and Safety
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: Laboratory Considerations of United States Pharmacopeia Chapter <71> Sterile Tests and Its Application to Pharmaceutical Compounding
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: The Essentials of United States Pharmacopeia Chapter <51> Antimicrobial Effectiveness Testing and Its Application in Pharmaceutical Compounding
  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: Microbial Limit Tests for Nonsterile Pharmaceuticals, Part 1
  • Quality Control: Microbial Limit Tests for Nonsterile Pharmaceuticals, Part 2

EQUIPMENT

  • Bacterial Isolators: A New, High-tech Option for the Preparation of Sterile Admixtures
  • Cleaning, Inspecting and Flow-Accuracy Testing of Ambulatory Pumps
  • Consideration for Choosing a Primary Engineering Control for Compounding Sterile Products
  • Controlled Environment Testing Association Applications Guide for the Use of Barrier Isolators in Compounding Sterile Preparations in Healthcare Facilities, Part 1
  • Controlled Environment Testing Association Applications Guide for the Use of Barrier Isolators in Compounding Sterile Preparations in Healthcare Facilities, Part 2
  • Local Ventilation for Safe Containments in the Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Sterile Compounding with Barrier-Isolation Technology
  • Technology Spotlight: A USP-Grade Water System
  • Using Automated Compounding Devices in the Practice of Pharmacy
  • Microbial Air-Sampling Equipment, Part 1: Meeting USP Chapter <797> Standards
  • Microbial Air-Sampling Equipment, Part 2 - Experiences of Compounding Pharmacists
  • Tips for Cleanroom Construction and Renovation
  • Aqua Pura: Water Purification Systems and United States Pharmacopeia Waters for the Compounding Pharmacy, Part 1
  • Aqua Pura: Water Purification Systems and United States Pharmacopeia Waters for the Compounding Pharmacy, Part 2: USP Waters: Experts at the United States Pharmacopeia Answer Compounders' Questions
  • Quality-Control Analytical Methods: Aqua Pura: Water Purification Systems and United States Pharmacopeia Waters for the Compounding Pharmacy, Part 3: Testimonials and Comparisons
  • Quality Control: Analytical Methods: Calibration of Equipment and Calibration Curves
  • Sterilization of Compounded Parenteral Products: Verification of Autoclaves
  • A Needle-free Reconstitution and Transfer System for Compounded Sterile Intravenous Drug Solutions: In Compliance with United States Pharmacopeia Chapter <797> Standards
  • Basics of Compounding: Certification of Sterile Equipment and Facilities: What Pharmacists Need to Know

IMPLEMENTATION

  • Sterile Preparations, Part 1
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 2: The Responsibilities of Compounding Personnel in Implementing USP Chapter <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 3: Considerations for Implementing USP Chapter <797> Pharmaceutical Compounding
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 4: Considerations in Selection and Use of Disinfectants and Antiseptics
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 5: Verification of Accuracy, Sterility, and Sterilization of Compounded Preparations
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 6: 2008 Revisions to Chapter <797>
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 7: Microbial Contamination Risk Levels, 12-Hour Use, and Immediate Use
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 8: Stability and Beyond-Use Dating
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 9: Immediate Use Compounded Sterile Preparations
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 10: First Revision: The Main Changes, Events, and Rationale
  • Overview of Beyond-Use Dating for Compounded Sterile Preparations
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 11: Hazardous Drugs
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 12: Sterilization Methods
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 13: Environmental Quality and Control
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 14: Environmental Quality and Control (Continued)
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 15: Personnel Training, Cleansing, and Garbing
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 16: Suggested Standard Operating Procedures
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 17: Elements of Quality Control
  • Sterile Preparations, Part 18: Verification of Automated Compounding Devices for Parenteral Nutrition Compounding and Finished Preparation Release Checks and Tests
  • Quality Control: 5 Steps to Improve Quality in the Compounding Lab
  • Beyond-use Date: Establishment and Maintenance
  • Depyrogenation Options for the Compounding Cleanroom
  • Standards of Practice, Professional Judgment, and Scientific Evidence to Establish and Extend a Beyond-Use Date
  • Basics of Compounding: Unique and Special Characteristics of Sterile Dosage Forms

OPERATIONS

  • Quality Control Analytical Methods: Quality Issues Related to Compounding with Commercial Products
  • Sterile - Product Preparations: Mix or Buy?
  • Improving the Management, Operations and Cost Effectiveness of Sterile-Product Compounding
  • Training and Competency Consideration for Pharmacies Providing Compounded Sterile Preparations
  • PostScription: Experts Everywhere
  • PostScription: Sterile Product Admixture Preparation
  • Purchasing Chemicals for Pharmaceutical Compounding
  • Compliance by Hospitals and Healthcare Facilities with the Revised United States Pharmacopeia Chapter <797>
  • Contract Sterilization and Validation Companies Offer New Options for Sterile Compounded Preparations
  • Preparing Nonsterile and Sterile Hazardous Compounds in an Institutional Setting
  • Compounding with Hydrates and Solvates
  • PreScription: Beginning of a New United States Pharmacopeial Convention, Inc., Cycle
  • PreScription: Sterile Product Outsourcing: Growing Trend in Hospitals
  • Compounding with Organic Salts
  • Compounding with Esters
  • PreScription: Compounding with Manufactured Products
  • Home Infusion: Overcoming the Barriers to Entry
  • Basics of Compounding: Repackaging, Part 1
  • Basics of Compounding: Repackaging, Part 2
  • Decontamination Technology: The Missing Element