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This paper applies boundary layer theory to the process of drug dissolution in the USP 24, Type 2 Apparatus. The mass transfer rate from the top flat surface of a compact in various positions within the device is evaluated by means of a Pohlhausen integral method.
D. McDonnell, B. Redmond, D.M. D’Arcy, A.M. Healy and O.I. Corrigan, An Analysis of Drug Dissolution Rates in the USP 24 Type 2 Apparatus, Proceedings in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 9(1), 691, 2009. DOI 10.1002/pamm.200910314