compounding aseptic isolator

compounding aseptic isolator

Any modular device or enclosed microenvironment used in a pharmacy to prepare sterile items for administration to patients. It may be used, e.g., to prepare antibiotics, biologic agents, or total parenteral nutrition.
Synonym: compounding isolator.
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The new Virtual Compounder modules teach users the skills necessary to be proficient in the following subjects: Daily Cleaning Activities, Monthly Cleaning Activities, Hazardous Spill Clean-up, Biological Safety Cabinet (BSC) Cleaning, Compounding Aseptic Containment Isolator (CACI) Cleaning, Compounding Aseptic Isolator (CAI) Cleaning and Performing Volumetric Air Sampling.
Microtest offers the following testing and support services: -- ISO certification and clean room validation, to any ISO Class required, for all controlled environments, including clean rooms, laminar flow hoods, biological safety cabinets, compounding aseptic isolators and fume hoods.
Weiss relating to an article entitled Potential for Airborne Contamination in Turbulent and Unidirectional-Airflow Compounding Aseptic Isolators, which was published in March 15, 2007 issue of the American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy.