Opioids applied topically to painful cutaneous malignant ulcers in a palliative care setting


  • Giovambattista Zeppetella, FRCP
  • Giampiero Porzio, MD
  • Federica Aielli, MD







Author Biographies

Giovambattista Zeppetella, FRCP

St Clare Hospice, Hastingwood, Essex, and Princess Alexandra NHS Trust, Harlow, Essex.

Giampiero Porzio, MD

Supportive Care Task Force, Medical Oncology Department, University of L’Aquila, L’Aquila, Italy.

Federica Aielli, MD

Supportive Care Task Force, Medical Oncology Department, University of L’Aquila, L’Aquila, Italy.


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How to Cite

Zeppetella, FRCP, G., G. Porzio, MD, and F. Aielli, MD. “Opioids Applied Topically to Painful Cutaneous Malignant Ulcers in a Palliative Care Setting”. Journal of Opioid Management, vol. 3, no. 3, May 2007, pp. 161-6, doi:10.5055/jom.2007.0054.



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