Peer-Reviewed Publications

 

 

2017

 

Swanberg J., Clouser, J., Bush, A., Gan, W. (2017). Associations of Work Stress, Supervisor Unfairness, and Supervisor Inability to Speak Spanish with Occupational Injury among Latino Farmworkers. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. doi : 10.1007/s10903-017-0617-1

 

Baker, C., Browning, S.R., Charnigo, R.J., Bunn, T.L., Sanderson, W.T. (2017). Return To Play After Knee Injury In High School Football Athletes. (Submitted to Injury Epidemiology.)

 

Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S., Rock, P.J. (2017). Association between Commercial Vehicle Driver At-fault Crashes Involving Sleepiness/Fatigue and Proximity to Rest Areas and Truck Stops. (Submitted to Accid Anal Prev.)

 

Chandler, M. D., Bunn, T. L., & Slavova, S. (2017). Narrative and quantitative analyses of workers' compensation-covered injuries in short-haul vs. long-haul trucking. Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot, 24(1), 120-130. doi:10.1080/17457300.2016.1170041.

 

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]

 

Costich J. Health Administration, in Oxford Bibliographies in Public Health, ed. McQueen D. New York: Oxford University Press, Forthcoming 2017.

 

Cruz, Y., Bunn, T.L., Hanner, N., Slavova, S. (2017). Characterization of Foreign-Born vs. Native-Born Worker Fatalities in Kentucky, 2001–2014. J Immigrant Minority Health. doi:10.1007/s10903-017-0550-3 [PDF]

 

Draus, J.M., Costich, J., Pollack, S.H., Curry, M.L. (2017). Injury Prevention and State Law as Strategies for the Reduction of Child Maltreatment Fatatlities. Curr Trauma Rep. 3, 89. doi:10.1007/s40719-017-0080-4.

 

Hargrove, S., Bunn, T., Slavova, S., Quesinberry, D., Corey, T., Ralston, W., Ingram, V., Singleton, M. (2017). Establishment of a comprehensive drug overdose fatality surveillance system in Kentucky to inform drug overdose prevention policies, interventions and best practices. (Injury Prevention; accepted 13 June 2017.)

 

Slavova, S., Costich, J., Bunn, T., Luu, H., Singleton, M., Hargrove, S., Triplett, J., Quesinberry, D., Ralston, W., Ingram, V. (2017). Heroin and Fentanyl Overdoses in Kentucky: Epidemiology and Surveillance. International Journal of Drug Policy, (in press).

 

Patton, D.J., Costich, J.F., Lidstromer, N. (2017) Parental leave policies and infant mortality rates: an examination of OECD countries. World Medical & Health Policy, 9(1), 6-23.

 

Slavova, S., Bunn, T.L., LaMantia, S., Hopkins, D., Corey, T., Ingram, V. (2017). Multi-source fatality surveillance to better inform drug overdose prevention programs and policies. Phar Med. 31, 155-165.

 

Ward, P., Anderson, J., Gordon, R., Salas, J., & Xaverius, P. (2017). Racial disparities and the effect of maternal sexually transmitted infections on Adverse Birth Outcomes. Submitted to Maternal and Child Health Journal.

 

2016

 

Bunn, T., Ouyang, B., Slavova, S. (2016). Congenital Malformations Associated with Prenatal Drug Exposure in Newborns in Kentucky, 2009-2013. Southern Med J, 109(2), 124-129.

 

Brinker, K., Jacobs, T., Shire, Bunn, T., Chalmers, J., Dang, G., Flammia, D., Higgins, S., Lackovic, M., Lavender, A., Lewis, J.S., Li, Y., Harduar Morano, L., Porter, A., Rauscher, K., Slavova, S., Watkins, S., Zhang, L., Funk, R. (2016). Fatal Work-Related Injuries - Southeastern United States, 2008-2011. Workplace Health and Safety,64(4), 135-40.

 

Singleton, M. (2016). Differential protection of motorcycle helmets against head injury. Traffic Injury Prevention, In Press. Accepted 6 July 2016.

 

Cerel, J., Brown, S., Singleton, M., Brown, M., Bush, H., Brancato C., Wiggins, A. (2016). Emergency department visits prior to suicide and homicide: Linking statewide surveillance systems. Crisis, 37(1), 5-12. doi: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000354. Epub 2015 Dec 1.

 

Comiford, A. L., Sanderson, W. T., Chesnut, L., & Brown, S. (2016). Predictors of intimate partner problem-related suicides among suicide decedents in Kentucky. J Inj Violence Res, 8(2), 81-87. doi: 10.5249/jivr.v8i2.776.

 

Singleton, M., Breheny, P. (2016) Nonlinear hierarchical models for experimental infection studies. Preventive Veterinary Medicine. In Press; available online 14 June 2016.

 

Pauly, N., Slavova, S.S., Talbert, J.C., Rippetoe Freeman, P.E. (2016). Fifty State Analysis of the Impact of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Rates of Opioid Prescribing in the United States. Abstract. San Francisco, CA: Proceedings of the Academy of Managed Care Annual Meeting.

 

Costich, J.F., Durst, A. (2016). The impact of the Affordable Care Act on funding for newborn screening services. Public Health Reports 2016, 131(1), 160-66.

 

Khaleel, H.A., Brown S.V., Warren, J.C., Fleming, S. (2016). Alcohol Sale Status and Suicide in Kentucky, 2005-2012. J Alcohol Drug Depend 2016, 4:3.

 

Zanjani, F., Smith, R., Slavova, S., et al. (2016). Concurrent alcohol and medication poisoning hospital admissions among older rural and urban residents. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 42(4), 422-430.

 

Patton, D.J., Costich, J.F., Lidstromer, N. Parental leave policies and infant mortality rates: an examination of OECD countries. Forthcoming, World Medical & Health Policy.

 

Qin, X. D., Qian, Z., Vaughn, M. G., Huang, J., Ward, P., et al. (2016). Positive associations of serum perfluoroalkyl substances with uric acid and hyperuricemia in children from Taiwan. Environmental Pollution, 212, 519-524.

 

Ranzenberger, K., Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S. (2016). Healthcare Industry Injuries by Patient Contact Status in Kentucky, 2012-2014. Southern medical journal, 2016;109(10):599-605.

 

Slavova, S., Bunn, T.L., LaMantia, S., Corey, T. (2016). Improving State Drug Overdose Fatality Surveillance Using Policy and Epidemiological Tools. Abstract. 12th World Congress on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion. Tampere, Finland. Injury Prevention. 22(Suppl 2), A155.

 

Pfahl, K., Chung, C., Singleton, M.,et al. (2016). Further evaluation and validation of a commercially available competitive enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (cELISA) for the detection of antibodies to equine arteritis virus (EAV). Vet Rec, 178(4):95.

 

Qian, Z., Liang, S., Yang, S., Trevathan, E., Huang, Z., Yang, R., Wang, J., Hu, K., Zhang, Y., Vaughn, M., Shen, L., Liu, W., Li, P., Ward, P., et al. (2016). Ambient air pollution and preterm birth: A prospective birth cohort study in Wuhan, China. International journal of hygiene and environmental health, 219(2), 195-203.

 

Slavova, S., Sabel, J., Davis, J.W., Wright, D., Paone, D. (2016). Building Epidemiological Capacity for Drug Overdose Surveillance in the U.S. Health Departments. Abstract. 12th World Congress on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion. Tampere, Finland. Injury Prevention, 22(Suppl 2), A139.

 

Yuan, P., Qian, Z., Vaughn, M., Huang, J., Ward, P., et al. (2016). Comparison of body mass index with abdominal obesity for identifying elevated blood pressure in children and adolescents: The SNEC study. Obesity Research & Clinical Practice.

 

Olsen, C.S., Thomas, A.M., Singleton, M., et al. (2016). Motorcycle helmet effectiveness in reducing head, face and brain injuries by state and helmet law. Injury Epidemiology, 3:8. DOI: 10.1186/s40621-016-0072-9.

 

Witt W.S., Bunn TL. (2016). Workers’ Compensation-Reported Injuries among Security and Law Enforcement Personnel in the Private versus Public Sectors. Submitted to Int J Injury Control Safety Prom

 

Bunn, T.L., Ouyang, B., Slavova, S. (2016). Congenital Malformations Associated with Prenatal Drug Exposure in Newborns in Kentucky, 2009-2013. Southern Med J, 109(2), 124-129.

 

Zanjani, F., Smith, R., Slavova, S., et al. (2016). Concurrent alcohol and medication poisoning hospital admissions among older rural and urban residents. The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse, 42(4), 422-430.

 

2015

 

Pfahl, K., Chung, C., Singleton, M., Shuck, K., Go, Y., Zhang, J., Campos, J., Adams, E., Adams, S., Timoney, P., Balasuriya, U. (2015). Further evaluation and validation of a commercially available competitive enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (cELISA) for the detection of antibodies to equine arteritis virus (EAV). Vet Rec, 178(4):95.

 

Cerel, J., Brown, S., Singleton, M., Brown, M., Bush, H., Brancato, C., Wiggins, A. (2016). Emergency department visits prior to suicide and homicide: Linking statewide surveillance systems. Crisis, 37(1):5-12. doi: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000354. Epub 2015 Dec 1.

 

Brinker, K., Jacobs, T.L., Shire, J., Bunn, T.L., Chalmers, J., Dang, G., … Funk, R. (2015). Fatal Work-Related Injuries: Southeastern United States, 2008-2011. Workplace Health & Safety. http://doi.org/10.1177/2165079915607873

 

Cerel, J., Moore, M., Brown, M.M., Van de Venne, J., & Brown, S. L. (2015). Who leaves suicide notes? A six-year population-based study. Suicide Life Threat Behav, 45(3), 326-334. doi: 10.1111/sltb.12131.

 

Beggs, J. A., Slavova, S., & Bunn, T.L. (2015). Patterns of pneumoconiosis mortality in Kentucky: Analysis of death certificate data. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 58, 1075–1082. http://doi.org/10.1002/ajim.22511

 

Costich, J.F. (2015). PHSSR findings on 21st century approaches to communicable disease. Frontiers in PHSSR 2(5):51-54, 2015. Online at uknowledge.uky.edu/frontiersinphssr/vol4/iss3/.

 

Costich, J.F. (2015). Health Administration, in Oxford Bibliographies in Public Health, ed. McQueen D. New York: Oxford University Press, February 2015.

 

Costich, J. F., Rabarison, K. M., & Rabarison, M. K. (2015). Regulatory enforcement and fiscal impact in local health agencies. American Journal of Public Health, 105, S323–S329. http://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2014.302446

 

Costich J., Slavova S. (2015). Using enforcement and adjudication data to assess the impact of a primary safety belt law. Traffic Injury Prevention, 16(7), 664-668, DOI: 10.1080/15389588.2014.999857. 

 

Costich, J.F., Scutchfield, F.D., Ingram, R.C. (2015). Population health, public health and accountable care: emerging roles and relationships. American Journal of Public Health, 105(5), 846-50. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.302484. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

 

Holland, K. M., Brown, S. V., Hall, J. E., & Logan, J. E. (2015). Circumstances Preceding Homicide-Suicides Involving Child Victims: A Qualitative Analysis. J Interpers Violence. doi: 10.1177/0886260515605124.

 

Ingram, R.C., Scutchfield, F.D., Costich, J.F. (2015). Public health agencies and accountable care organizations: finding common ground in population health. American Journal of Public Health, 105(5), 840-6. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.302483. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

 

Harduar-Morano, L., Bunn, T.L., Lackovic, M., Lavender, A., Dang, G.T., Chalmers, J.J., Li Y., Zhang, L., Flammia, D.D. (2015). Occupational heat-related illness emergency department visits and inpatient hospitalizations in the southeast region, 2007-2011. Am J Ind Med, 58(10), 1114-25.

 

Slavova, S., & Bunn, T.L. (2015). Work-related concussion surveillance. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 58, 40–45. http://doi.org/10.1002/ajim.22396

 

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

 

Ingram, R., Costich, J.F., Scutchfield, F.D. Response to “Budget cuts: friend or foe to population health collaboration?”. Am J Public Health, 105(9), e4-5. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2015.302818.

 

Li, M., Qian, Z., Vaughn, M., Boutwell, B., Ward, P., et al.. (2015). Sex-specific difference of the association between ambient air pollution and the prevalence of obesity in Chinese adults from a high pollution range area: 33 communities Chinese health study. Atmospheric Environment, 117, 227-233.

 

2014

 

Preston, S., Riggs, C., Singleton, M., Troedsson, M. (2014). Descriptive analysis of longitudinal endoscopy for exercise induced pulmonary hemorrhage in Thoroughbred racehorses training and racing at the Hong Kong Jockey Club. Equine Vet J, doi: 10.1111/evj.12326.

 

Singleton, M., Mannino, D., Sanderson, W. (2014). Body mass index, asthma and exhaled nitric oxide in U.S. Adults, 2007-2010. J Asthma, 51(7): 756-61. doi: 10.3109/02770903.2014.912302

 

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.

 

Howard, A. F., Costich, J. F., Mattacola, C. G., Slavova, S., Bush, H. M., & Scutchfield, F. D. (2014). A statewide assessment of youth sports- and recreation-related injuries using emergency department administrative records. Journal of Adolescent Health, 55, 627–632.http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2014.05.013

 

Bunn, T.L., 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.

 

Costich, J.F. (2014). Local public health departments as essential community providers for health benefit exchange plans. American Journal of Public Health, 104(4), e12-4. doi: 10.2105/AJPH. 2013.301830. Epub 2014 Feb 13.

 

Preston, S., Riggs, C., Singleton, M., Troedsson, M. (2014). Descriptive analysis of longitudinal endoscopy for exercise induced pulmonary hemorrhage in Thoroughbred racehorses training and racing at the Hong Kong Jockey Club. Equine Vet J. doi: 10.1111/evj.12326

 

Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S., & Bernard, A. C. (2014). Work-related injuries in a state trauma registry: relationship between industry and drug screening. The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, 77, 280–5. http://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000000303

 

Jacobsen, L., Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S. 2014. Human and Environmental Factors Associated with Adult Bicycle-Motor Vehicle Collisions in Kentucky. Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 112, 5-11.

 

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.

 

St. Louis, T.L., Ehrlich, E., Bunn, T.L., Kanotra, S., Fussman, C., Rosenman, K. (2014). Proportion of Dermatitis Attributed to Work Exposures in the United States Working Population. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 57(6), 653-9.

 

2013

 

Bunn, T.L., Singleton, M., Slavova, S., & Nicholson, V. (2012). Concordance of Identified Drugs in Injured Drivers Using Linked Motor Vehicle Crash, Emergency Department, and Inpatient Hospitalization Datasets. Injury Prevention, 18, A40. http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/injuryprev-2012-040580d.6

 

Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S., & Robertson, M. (2013). Motor Vehicle Injuries Among Semi Truck Drivers and Sleeper Berth Passengers. Journal of Safety Research, 44, 51–55. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsr.2012.09.003

 

Bush, A.M., Mckee, S. E., & Bunn, T.L.. (2013). Multiple jobholder mortality patterns in Kentucky: An examination of occupational fatalities. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 56, 881–888. http://doi.org/10.1002/ajim.22156

 

Costich, J. F., Fallat, M. E., Scaggs, C. M., & Bartlett, R. (2013). Pilot Statewide Study of Pediatric Emergency Department Alignment With National Guidelines. PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE, 29, 806–807. http://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0b013e3182983b97

 

Costich J., Patton J. (2013).  Enforcement: Linking policy and impact in public health. Jurimetrics, 53, 293-305.

 

Logan, J. E., Walsh, S., Patel, N., & Hall, J. E. (2013). Homicide-followed-by-suicide incidents involving child victims. Am J Health Behav, 37(4), 531-542. doi: 10.5993/ajhb.37.4.11

 

2012

 

Miller, T.L., Gibson, R., Zaloshnja, E., Blincoe, L., Kindelberger, J., Strashny, A., Thomas, A., Ho, S., Bauer, B., Sperry, S., Peng, J., Singleton, M., Smith, T.L., Zhang, Y. (2012) Underreporting of Driver Alcohol Involvement in United States Police and Hospital Records: Capture-Recapture Estimates. Ann Adv Automot Med, 56, 87-96.

 

Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S., & Robertson, M. (2012). Crash and burn? Vehicle, collision, and driver factors that influence motor vehicle collision fires. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 47, 140–145. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2011.10.008

 

Slavova, S., Bunn, T.L., Singleton, M., Bush, H., Livingston, S. (2012). Emergency Department Visits and Hospitalizations with Concussion Diagnoses. Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 110, 191-198.

 

Saman, D. M., Walsh, S., Borowko, A., & Odoi, A. (2012). Does place of residence affect risk of suicide? a spatial epidemiologic investigation in Kentucky from 1999 to 2008. BMC Public Health, 12, 108. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-108

 

Bunn, T., Singleton, M., Slavova, S., & Nicholson, V. (2012). Concordance of Identified Drugs in Injured Drivers Using Linked Motor Vehicle Crash, Emergency Department, and Inpatient Hospitalization Datasets. Injury Prevention, 18, A40. http://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/injuryprev-2012-040580d.6

 

Walsh S., Charnigo R. (2012). An Ecological Approach to Preventing Suicide Using the National Violent Death Reporting System and County Level Health Status Data. Suicidology Online, 3, 92-101.

 

2011

 

Green MK, Harrison R, Leinenkugel K, Nguyen CB, Towle M, Schoonover T, Bunn T, Northwood J, Pratt SG, Myers JR. (2011). Occupational highway transportation deaths --- United States, 2003--2008. MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 60, 497–502.

 

Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S., & Tang, M. (2011). Injuries among solid waste collectors in the private versus public sectors. Waste Management & Research : The Journal of the International Solid Wastes and Public Cleansing Association, ISWA, 29, 1043–52. http://doi.org/10.1177/0734242X11410115

 

2010

 

Spiller, H.L., Singleton, M. (2010). Comparison of incidence of hospital utilization for poisoning and other injury types. Public Health Reports. 

 

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

 

Costich, J., Yu, L. (2010). Who pays for agricultural injury care? Journal of Agromedicine, 15, 54–7. http://doi.org/10.1080/10599240903389714

 

Dietert R.R., Bunn T.L., Lee J.E. (2010). The delayed type hypersensitivity assay using protein and xenogeneic cell antigens. Methods of Molecular Biology, 598, 185-94. 

 

Walsh, S. L., Kryscio, R., Holsinger, J. W., & Krous, H. F. (2010). Statewide systematic evaluation of sudden, unexpected infant death classification: results from a national pilot project. Matern Child Health J, 14(6), 950-957. doi: 10.1007/s10995-009-0523-9

 

Walsh, S., Carey D., Kryscio R. (2010). Identifying Communities at Risk for Sudden and Unexpected Infant Deaths Using ArcGIS®. Journal of Rural and Community Development. Vol. 5, No. 2.

 

Runyan C.W., Hargarten S., Hemenway D., Peek-Asa C., Costich J.F., Cunningham R.M., Gielen A. (2010) Sounding Board: An urgent call to action in support of Injury Control Research Centers. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 39, 89-92. 

 

2009

 

Bunn, T.L., Liu, Y., Lee, K., Robertson, M., & Yu, L. (2009). Farmer exposure to organic solvents during the maintenance and repair of farm machinery: A pilot study. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 52, 973–981. http://doi.org/10.1002/ajim.20773

 

Adogwa, O., Costich, J.F., Hill, R., Slavova, S. (2009). Does higher surgical volume predict better patient outcomes? The Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association. 2009;107(1):10-16.

 

Bunn, T.L., Yu, L., Slavova, S., & Bathke, A. (2009). The Effects of Semi Truck Driver Age and Gender and the Presence of Passengers on Collisions with Other Vehicles. Traffic Injury Prevention, 10, 266–272. http://doi.org/10.1080/15389580902857622

 

Costich, J. F., Honore, P. A., & Scutchfield, F. D. (2009). Public health financial management needs: report of a national survey. J Public Health Manag Pract, 15, 307–310. http://doi.org/10.1097/PHH.0b013e31819b2c78 [doi]\r00124784-200907000-00007 [pii]

 

Honoré, P.A., & Costich, J. F. (2009). Public health financial management competencies. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice : JPHMP, 15, 311–318. http://doi.org/10.1097/PHH.0b013e31819c1308

 

Ireson, C.L., Slavova, S., Steltenkamp, C.L., Scutchfield, F.D. (2009). Bridging the care continuum: patient information needs for specialist referrals. BMC health services research, 9, 163.

 

Pavlov, D., Slavova, S., & Kryscio, R. (2009). Estimating Relative Risk on the Line Using Nearest Neighbor Statistics. Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability, 11(2), 249-265.

 

Walsh, S., Clayton, R., Liu, L., & Hodges, S. (2009). Divergence in contributing factors for suicide among men and women in Kentucky: recommendations to raise public awareness, Public Health Rep, 124(6), 861-867.  

 

2008

 

Barber, C.W., Azrael, D., Hemenway, D., Olson L.M., Nie C., Schaechter, J., Walsh, S. (2008). Suicides and Suicide Attempts Following Homicide: Victim-Suspect Relationship, Weapon Type, and Presence of Antidepressants. Homicide Studies, 12(3), 285-297.

 

Bunn T.L., Slavova S., Spiller H.A., Colvin J., Bathke A., Nicholson V.J. (2008). The effect of poison control center consultation on accidental poisoning inpatient hospitalizations with preexisting medical conditions. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, 71, 283-8. 

 

Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S., & Hall, L. (2008). Narrative text analysis of Kentucky tractor fatality reports. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 40, 419–425. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2007.07.010

 

Costich J.F., Nicholson V.J., Bunn T.L. (2008). Association of disparities in occupational injuries with worker compensation coverage status: An exploratory study. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 51, 393-398. DOI: 10.1002/ajim.20565.

 

Lee, C. Y., Bernard, A. C., Fryman, L., Coughenour, J., Costich, J., Boulanger, B., … Kearney, P. a. (2008). Imaging may delay transfer of rural trauma victims: a survey of referring physicians. The Journal of Trauma, 65, 1359–1363. http://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0b013e31818c10fc

 

Nicholson, V. J., Bunn, T.L., & Costich, J. F. (2008). Disparities in work-related injuries associated with worker compensation coverage status. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 51, 393–398. http://doi.org/10.1002/ajim.20565

 

Slavova S., Bunn T.L., Kryscio R. (2008). Consistency of the k-th Nearest Neighbor Estimator of the Relative Risk and its Application to Injury Surveillance, Mathematics and Education in Mathematics, Proceedings of the Thirty Seventh Spring Conference of the Union of Bulgarian Mathematicians, Mathematics and Education in Mathematics. 232-238

 

Downey, L.M., Ireson, C.L., Slavova, S., McKee, G. (2008). Defining elements of success: a critical pathway of coalition development. Health promotion practice, 9(2), 130-139.

 

 

2007

 

Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S., & Bathke, A. (2007). Data linkage of inpatient hospitalization and workers’ claims data sets to characterize occupational falls. The Journal of the Kentucky …, 105, 313–320. Retrieved from http://europepmc.org/abstract/MED/17715679

 

Slavova S., Bunn, T.L., Pavlov, D., Kryscio, R.J. (2007). Surveillance of occupational drivers using k nearest neighbor methods on the line. Proceedings of the Joint Statistical Meetings. 2631-2634.

 

Bunn, T., Slavova, S., & Bathke, A. (2007). Data linkage of inpatient hospitalization and workers’ claims data sets to characterize occupational falls. The J Ky Med Assoc, 105, 313–320. Retrieved from http://europepmc.org/abstract/MED/17715679

 

Tarima, S.S., Slavova, S.S., Fritsch, T.A., Hall, L.M. (2007).Probability estimation when some observations are grouped. Statistics in Medicine, 26(8), 1745-1761.

 

Walsh, S., Dignan, M., & Caldwell, G. (2007). The PAPM, diffusion theory, and violent death surveillance. Am J Health Behav, 31(5), 451-461. doi: 10.5555/ajhb.2007.31.5.451

 

Zaba, J.N., Reynolds, W., Mozlin, R., Costich, J., Slavova, S., Steele, G.T. (2007). Comparing the effectiveness of vision screenings as part of the school entrance physical examination to comprehensive vision examinations in children ages 3 to 6: an exploratory study. Optometry, 78(10), 514-522.

 

2006

 

Bunn, T.L., Costich, J., & Slavova, S. (2006). Identification and characterization of Kentucky self-employed occupational injury fatalities using multiple sources, 1995-2004. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 49, 1005–1012. http://doi.org/10.1002/ajim.20402

 

Fallat M.E., Costich J.F., Pollack S.H. (2006). The impact of disparities in pediatric trauma on injury prevention initiatives. Journal of Trauma, 60, 462-64.

 

2005

 

Bunn, T.L., Slavova, S., Struttmann, T.L., & Browning, S. R. (2005). Sleepiness/fatigue and distraction/inattention as factors for fatal versus nonfatal commercial motor vehicle driver injuries. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 37, 862–869. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.aap.2005.04.004

 

Costich, J.F., Galvagni, N., Fallat, M.E. (2005).  Preparing Kentucky’s emergency departments for a comprehensive trauma care system: the Kentucky Hospital Association ED survey. Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association. 103, 593-598.

 

Costich J.F., Tomasczewska L., Fallat M.E. (2005).  Kentuckians support trauma system improvement: the Kentucky Trauma Survey. Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 103, 599-602.

 

Fritsch, T.A., Tarima, S.S., Caldwell, G.G., Beaven, S. (2005). Intimate partner violence against older women in Kentucky, J Ky Med Assoc, 103(9), 461-3.

 

Walsh, S., & Hemenway, D. (2005). Intimate partner violence: homicides followed by suicides in Kentucky. J Ky Med Assoc, 103(1), 10-13.

 

2004

 

Singleton, M., Qin, H., Williams, P., et al.  (2004). Unintentional and Undetermined Poisoning Deaths – 11 States, 1990-2001.  Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Review.  March 26, 2004/Vol. 53/No. 11.  Department for Health and Human Services: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  Reprinted in the Journal of the American Medical Association. 2004;291:2064-2065.

 

Costich, J. F., & Scutchfield, F. D. (2004). Public health preparedness and response capacity inventory validity study. J Public Health Manag Pract, 10, 225–233.

 

2003

 

Singleton, M., Qin, H., Luan, J.  (2003)  Factors Associated with Higher Levels of Injury Severity in Occupants of Motor Vehicles that were Severely Damaged in Traffic Crashes in Kentucky, 2000-2001. Traffic Injury Prevention.

 

Bunn, T.L., & Struttmann, T.L. W. (2003). Characterization of fatal occupational versus nonoccupational motor vehicle collisions in Kentucky (1998-2000) . Traffic Injury Prevention . http://doi.org/10.1080/15389580309875

 

Svenson, J.E., Pollack, S.H., Fallat, ME, Drapeau, JL. (2003). Limitations of electronic databases: a caution. J Ky Med Assoc, 101(3), 109-12.

 

Christian, W.J., Carroll, M., Meyer, K., Vitaz, T.W., Franklin, G.A. (2003). Motorcycle helmets and head injuries in Kentucky, 1995–2000. J Ky Med Assoc, 101, 21–26.

 

Wojcik, S. M., Kidd, P. S., Parshall, M. B., & Struttmann, T. W. (2003). Performance and evaluation of small construction safety training simulations. Occup Med (Lond), 53(4), 279-286.

 

2002

 

Dietert, R.R., Lee, J.E., and Bunn, T.L. (2002). Developmental immunotoxicology: emerging issues. Hum Exper Toxicol, 21, 479-485.

 

Struttmann, T. W., & Reed, D. K. (2002). Injuries to tobacco farmers in Kentucky. South Med J, 95(8), 850-856.

 

2001

 

Bull, M. J., Agran, P., Gardner, H. G., Laraque, D., Pollack, S. H., Smith, G. A., . . . Newland, H. (2001). Lawn mower-related injuries to children. Pediatrics, 107(6), 1480-1481.

 

Bunn, T.L., Ladics, G.S., Holsapple, M.P. &  Dietert, R.R. (2001). Developmental immunotoxicology assessment in the rat: age, gender and strain comparisons after exposure to lead. Toxicology Methods, 11(1): 41-58.

 

Bunn, T.L., Parsons, P.J., Kao, E. & Dietert, R.R. (2001). Bender-based profiles of develop-mental immunotoxicity to lead in the rat: assessment in juveniles and adults. Jou Toxicol Environ Health, Part A(6), :223-240.

 

Bunn, T.L., Parsons, P.J., Kao, E. and Dietert, R.R.. (2001). Exposure to lead during critical windows of embryonic development: differential immunotoxic outcome based on stage of exposure and gender. Toxicol Sci. 64, 57-66

 

Pollack, S., et al, (2001).  Restraint Use on Aircraft.  Pediatrics, 108, 1218. DOI: 10.1542/peds.108.5.1218

 

Kidd, P. S., Llugany, M., Poschenrieder, C., Gunse, B., & Barcelo, J. (2001). The role of root exudates in aluminium resistance and silicon-induced amelioration of aluminium toxicity in three varieties of maize (Zea mays L.). J Exp Bot, 52(359), 1339-1352.

 

Pollack, S. H. (2001). Adolescent occupational exposures and pediatric-adolescent take-home exposures. Pediatr Clin North Am, 48(5), 1267-1289.

 

Reed, D. B., Kidd, P. S., Westneat, S., & Rayens, M. K. (2001). Agricultural Disability Awareness and Risk Education (AgDARE) for high school students. Inj Prev, 7 Suppl 1, i59-63.

 

Steenbergen, L. C., Kidd, P. S., Pollack, S., McCoy, C., Pigman, J. G., & Agent, K. R. (2001). Kentucky's graduated driver licensing program for young drivers: barriers to effective local implementation. Inj Prev, 7(4), 286-291.

 

Struttmann, T. W., Brandt, V. A., Morgan, S. E., Piercy, L. R., & Cole, H. P. (2001). Equipment dealers' perceptions of a community-based rollover protective structures promotion campaign. J Rural Health, 17(2), 131-139.

 

Svenson, J. E., & Spurlock, C. W. (2001). Insurance status and admission to hospital for head injuries: are we part of a two-tiered medical system? Am J Emerg Med, 19(1), 19-24. doi: 10.1053/ajem.2001.18041

 

2000

 

American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention, Pollack, S., et al, (2000).  Firearm-Related Injuries Affecting the Pediatric Population. Pediatrics, 105, 888.

 

American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention, Pollack, S., et al, (2000).  Personal Watercraft Use by Children and Adolescents. Pediatrics, 105, 452

 

American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention, Pollack, S., et al, (2000).  Children in Pickup Trucks. Pediatrics, 106(4), 857-9.

 

American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention, Pollack, S., et al, (2000).  Reducing the Number of Deaths and Injuries From Residential Fires. Pediatrics, 105, 1355.

 

Bunn, T.L., Ladics, G.S., Holsapple, M.P. & Dietert. R.R. (2000). Developmental immune-toxicology assessment in the rat: age, gender and strain considerations. Abstract. Toxicol Sci, 54(1), 10.

 

Bunn, T.L., Marsh, J.A. & Dietert, R.R. (2000). Gender differences in developmental immunotoxicity to lead in the chicken: analysis following a single early low-level exposure in ovoJ Toxicol Environ Health, Part A. 61(8): 677-693.

 

Kidd, P. S., McCoy, C., & Steenbergen, L. (2000). Repetitive strain injuries in youth. J Am Acad Nurse Pract, 12(10), 413-426.

 

Ladics, G.S., Nicastro, S.C., Smith, C., Bunn, T.L., Dietert, R.R., Anderson, P.K., Wiescinski, C.M. & Holsapple, M.P. (2000). Characterization of an approach to developmental immunotoxicology assessment in the rat using SRBC as the antigen. Toxicol Sci, 54(1), 10.

 

McCool, R. and Spurlock, C. (2000). “Fire Injury Prevention in Kentucky.”  Kentucky Epidemiologic Notes and Reports, vol. 35, no. 4.  Kentucky Cabinet for Health Services.  Frankfort, KY, USA.  April, 2000.

 

McCool, R. (2000). “Kentucky’s 2-Day Child Passenger Safety Training Program.”  Kentucky Epidemiologic Notes and Reports, vol. 35, no. 4.  Kentucky Cabinet for Health Services.  Frankfort, KY, USA.  April, 2000.

 

1999

 

American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention, Pollack, S., et al, (1999).  Trampolines at Home, School, and Recreational Centers. Pediatrics, 103.

 

Bull, M., Agran, P., Laraque, D., Pollack, S. H., Smith, G. A., Spivak, H. R., . . . Katcher, M. L. (1999a). American Academy of Pediatrics. Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention. Safe transportation of newborns at hospital discharge. Pediatrics, 104(4 Pt 1), 986-987.

 

Bull, M., Agran, P., Laraque, D., Pollack, S. H., Smith, G. A., Spivak, H. R., . . . Katcher, M. L. (1999c). American Academy of Pediatrics. Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention. Transporting children with special health care needs. Pediatrics, 104(4 Pt 1), 988-992.

 

Katcher, M. L., Agran, P., Laraque, D., Pollack, S. H., Smith, G. A., Spivak, H. R., . . . Tully, S. B. (1999). The hospital record of the injured child and the need for external cause-of-injury codes. American Academy of Pediatrics. Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention, 1998-1999. Pediatrics, 103(2), 524-526.

 

Bunn, T.L., Golemboski, K.A., Chen, S. & Dietert, R.R. (1999). Gender-based differential humoral responses to a foreign- versus self-antigen after in ovo exposure to lead. Abstract. Toxicol Sci, 48(1-5):180.

 

Pollack, S.H., Struttmann, T.W., Sweiling, C., Ravtiainen, C., Lundell, J., Johnson, W., Etre, L., Hanrahan, L.P., Tierney, J.  Deaths Among Children Aged <5 from Farm Machinery Rollover – Iowa, Kentucky and Wisconsin, 1995-1998 and US 1990-1995.  Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports, 45(28), 605-8.

 

Rubenstein, H., Sternbach, M. R., & Pollack, S. H. (1999). Protecting the health and safety of working teenagers. Am Fam Physician, 60(2), 575-580, 587-588.

 

1998

 

American Academy of Pediatrics, Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention, Pollack, S., et al, (1998).  In-line Skating Injuries in Children and Adolescents.  Pediatrics, 101.

 

Goldstein, L. A., & Spurlock, C. W. (1998). Kentucky's child restraint law has saved lives: a 20-year review of fatalities among children (aged 0-4) as motor vehicle occupants. J Ky Med Assoc, 96(3), 97-100.

 

Kidd, P.S., Isaacs, S.G., Cole, H.P., Parshall, M., Scharf, T., Struttmann, T. (1998). An economic motivator for safe farming:  Changing perceptions through learning.  Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health, 1, 205-212.

 

Miller, T.E., Golemboski, K.A., Ha, R.S., Bunn, T., Sanders, F.S. & Dietert, R.R. (1998). Developmental exposure to lead causes persistent immunotoxicity in Fischer 344 rats. Toxicol Sci, 42, 129-135.

 

Pollack, S. H. (1998). Teens at work. J Adolesc Health, 22(1), 26-28. doi: 10.1016/s1054-139x(97)00217-6

 

Scharf, T., Kidd, P., Bean, T., Chapman, L., Donham, K., & Baker, D. (1998).  Intervention tools for farmers:  Safe productive work practices in a safer work environment.  Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health. 1, 193-203.

 

Slavova, S. (1998). Approximation of Plane Convex Sets by Circumscribed Polygons. Mathematics and Education in Mathematics, 128-134.

 

Struttmann, T.W., Scheerer, A., Moon, E. (1998). Potentially Productive Years of Life Lost (PPYLL) in Kentucky Due to Occupational Fatalities.  Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 96, 369-373.

 

Struttmann, T.W., Scheerer, A., Prince, S., Goldstein, L. (1998). Unintentional Carbon Monoxide Poisoning from an Unlikely Source.  Journal of the American Board of Family Practice, 11, 481-484.

 

1997

 

Cole, H.P., Kidd, P., Issacs, S., Parshall, M., & Scharf, T.  (1997). Difficult decisions:  A simulation that illustrates cost effectiveness of farm safety behaviors.  Journal of Agromedicine. 4, 117-124.

 

Goldstein, L., Spurlock, C., & Kidd, P.  (1997). "Economic Costs of Teenaged Drivers in Kentucky:  1994, Injury Prevention, 3:200-206.

 

Kidd, P., Cole, H., Townley, K., McKnight, R., & Piercy, L.  (1997). Rotating the Crops.  Preventing Farm Youth Injury.  Family and Community Health, 19, 78-89.

 

McCool, R.; Spurlock, C.; and Pollack, S.  (1997). “Education is Essential to Preventing Air Bag-Related Injuries and Fatalities.”  Kentucky Epidemiologic Notes and Reports, 32, 3. 

 

Slavova, S., Todorova, E. & Kirilova, K. (1997). Programming with Pascal. ISBN 954-90275-2-X, BI Publishing, 1998. V. Turnovo, ed.

 

Spurlock, C.; Kidd, P.; Mays, J.; McCool, R.; Buckner, J.; Clatos, R.; and Rochussen, J.  (1997). “Improper Use of Child Safety Seats – Kentucky, 1996.”  Chapter in Prevention of Motor Vehicle-Related Injuries.  Bolen, J.; Sleet, D.; and Johnson, V., ed.  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  Atlanta, GA, USA.  1997.

 

Svenson, J. E., Spurlock, C. W., & Calhoun, R. (1997). The Kentucky Emergency Medical Services Information System: current progress and future goals. Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 95, 12, 509-513.

 

1996

 

Goldstein, L.; Spurlock, C.; Kidd, P.; McCool, R.; and Finger, R. (1996).  “Economic Impact of Motor-Vehicle Crashes Involving Teenaged Drivers – Kentucky,1994.”  Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, vol. 45, no. 33.  Centers for Disease Prevention and Control.  Atlanta, GA, USA.  August 23, 1996.

 

Kidd, P., Scharf, F., & Veazie, M.  (1996). Secondary analysis of farm injury data.  Health Education Quarterly, 23, 224-237.

 

Struttmann, T. W., Moon-Hampton, E., Scheerer, A., Pollack, S. H., & Spurlock, C. (1996). Occupational fatalities in Kentucky--1994. Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association, 94(9), 395-400.

 

1995

 

Davis, L., Pollack, S.H. (1995).School-to-Work Opportunities Act. American Journal of Public Health. 85(4), 590-591.

 

Landrigan, P. J., Pollack, S. H., Belville, R., & Godbold, J. H. (1995). Child labor. Pediatr Ann, 24(12), 657-662.

 

McKnight, R. H., Struttmann, T. W., & Mays, J. R. (1995). Finding homes without smoke detectors: one step in planning burn prevention programs. J Burn Care Rehabil, 16(5), 548-556.

 

McKnight, R., Kidd, P., Cole., H., Townley, K., & Piercy, L.  (1995). Parents Concern for Children's Farm Safety:  Insights from Open-Ended Questions.  Texas Journal of Rural Health, 14, 10-19.

 

Struttmann, T.W., Pollack, S. H., Spurlock, C., Browning, S.R., McKnight, R.H., (1995).  Farm-Tractor-Related Fatalities, Kentucky 1994.  Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports, 44(26), 481-4.

 

 

1994

 

Costich J.F. (1994).  Health care financing in the real world of people with disabilities.  Leonard Davis Institute Health Policy & Research Quarterly, 4(1), 3.