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Peer Reviewed Publications

Slavova, S., Bunn, T.L., Hargrove, S.L., Corey, T.L., Ingram, V. (2017). Linking Death Certificates, Postmortem Toxicology, and Prescription History Data for Better Identification of Populations at Increased Risk for Drug Intoxication Deaths Pharmaceutical Medicine. doi: 10.1007/s40290-017-0185-7 [Web Access]

Zanjani, F., Smith, R., Slavova, S., Charnigo, R., Schoenberg, N., Martin, C., Clayton, R. (2016). Concurrent alcohol and medication poisoning hospital admissions among older rural and urban residents. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse, ePub(ePub):1-9.

Slavova, S., Bradley O’Brien, D., Creppage, K., Dao, D., Fondario, A., Haile, E., Hume, B., Largo, T., Nguen, C., Sabel, J., Wright, D. (2015). Drug Overdose Deaths: Let’s Get Specific. Public Health Rep, 130, 339-341.

Rudd, R., Paulozzi, L.,…, Slavova, S.,..& Zehner, A. (2014). Increases in Heroin Overdose Deaths — 28 States , 2010 to 2012. Morbidity and Mortalitiy Weekly Report, 63, 849–854.

Bunn, T., Bush, A., Slavova, S. (2014). Drug Overdose Deaths by Specific Employment Industry, Occupation, and Drug Type. Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 112(8), 201-211.

Slavova, S., Bunn, T. L., & Talbert, J. (2014). Drug overdose surveillance using hospital discharge data. Public Health Reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974), 129, 437–45.

Bunn, T. L., Yu, L., Spiller, H. A., & Singleton, M. (2010). Surveillance of methadone-related poisonings in Kentucky using multiple data sources. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 19, 124–131. http://doi.org/10.1002/pds.1901

Bunn TL, Slavova S, Spiller HA, Colvin J, Bathke A, Nicholson VJ. 2008. The effect of poison control center consultation on accidental poisoning inpatient hospitalizations with preexisting medical conditions. J Toxicol Environ Health A 71(4):283-8.