Below you will find several links to studies regarding compounding and pain management.  These studies provide insight into certain conditions relating to acute and chronic pain.  The links are a resource that are both informative and educational. 

The following studies can be opened and viewed online, but cannot be printed or reporduced due to copyrights.   

Effectiveness of topical diclofenac
Efficacy of transdermal ketroprofen
Cost effectiveness of advising the use of topical or oral ibuprofen
Is there a role for topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in the treatment of tendonitis
Compounded Drug Delivery
Multimodal approaches to the management of neuropathic pain
New therapeutic approaches for management of sport induced muscle strains
Topical ketamine gel
Neuropathic pain: a practical guide
Recent advances in the pharmacological management of pain
Recent advances in the pharmaceutical management of pain
Clinical update on the pharmacology, efficacy and safety of transdermal buprenorphine
Topical NSAIDs for acute pain in adults
Treatment of neuropathic pain: an overview of recent guidelines
Management of uncomplicated ankle sprain with topical or oral ketoprofen treatment
Mechanism and treatment of neuropathic pain
Comparison of ketoprofen, piroxicam, and diclofenac gels in treatments
Ketamine treatment for intractable pain in a patient with severe refractory
Ketoprofen absorption by muscle and tendon after topical and oral administration in patients
Prescribing flexibility through prescription compounding
Topical amitriptyline and ketamine in neuropathic pain syndromes
Topical and peripherally acting analgesics
Topical NSAIDs for acute pain: a meta-analysis
Topical treatment of neuropathic pain
Topically administered ketamine reduces capsaicin evoked mechanical hyperalgesia
Transdermal buprenorphine in chronic pain indications and clinical experience
Underwood topical ibuprofen chronic knee pain
Ketoprofen transdermal study
PCCA lipoderm study