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Baker, C., S. Browning, R. Charnigo, T. Bunn and W. Sanderson (2018). "Factors related to return to play after knee injury in high school football athletes." Ann Epidemiol 28(9): 629-634 e621.

Bunn, T, Slavova S, Chandler, M, Hanner, N. Singleton, S. 2018. Surveillance of Traffic Incident Management- Related Occupational Fatalities in Kentucky, 2005-2016. Traffic Inj Prev. 2018 May 19;19(4):446-453.

Bush, AM, Westneat, S., Browning, SR., Swanberg, J. (2018). Missed Work Due to Occupational Illness among Hispanic Horse Workers. Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health, 24(2): 89-107. doi: 10.13031/jash.12735

Costich JF. Invited commentary: Patient beliefs and preferences regarding surrogate decision makers. Southern Med J. 2018; 111(9): 524.

Cruz Y, Bunn TL, Hanner N, Slavova S. Characterization of Foreign-Born vs. Native-Born Worker Fatalities in Kentucky, 2001-2014. J Immigr Minor Health. Apr 2018;20(2):448-455.

Hargrove SL, Bunn TL, Slavova S, Quesinberry D, Corey T, Ralston W, Singleton M, Ingram V. 2018. Establishment of a Comprehensive Drug Overdose Fatality Surveillance System in Kentucky to Inform Drug Overdose Prevention Policies, Interventions, and Best Practices. Inj Prev. 2018 Feb;24(1):60-67.

Holland KM, Brown SV, Hall J, Logan JE. Homicide-followed-by-suicides involving child victims: A qualitative assessment of perpetrators. J Interpers Violence. 2018; 33(3):379-401. doi: 10.1177/0886260515605124

Luu H, Slavova S, Freeman PR, Lofwall M, Browning S, Bush H. Trends and Patterns of Opioid Analgesic Prescribing: Regional and Rural-Urban Variations in Kentucky from 2012 to 2015. J Rural Health. 2018.

Pauly NJ, Slavova S, Delcher C, Freeman PR, Talbert J. Features of prescription drug monitoring programs associated with reduced rates of prescription opioid-related poisonings. Drug Alcohol Depend. Mar 1 2018;184:26-32.

Slavova S, Costich JF, Luu H, et al. Interrupted time series design to evaluate the effect of the ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM coding transition on injury hospitalization trends. Injury epidemiology. 2018;5(1):36:1-12.

Slavova S, Miller A, Bunn TL, et al. Prevalence of gabapentin in drug overdose postmortem toxicology testing results. Drug Alcohol Depend. Mar 10 2018;186:80-85.

Swanberg J, Clouser, J, Bush, A. Gan, W. (2018). 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

Swanberg, JE, Nichols, HM, Clouser, JM, Check, P, Edwards, L, Bush, AM, Padilla, Y, & Betz, G. (2018). A Systematic Review of Community Health Workers’ Role in Occupational Safety and Health Research. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 20:1516.

Witt WS, Bunn TL, Slavova S. Workers compensation-reported injuries among security and law enforcement personnel in the private versus public sectors. Injury Epidemiology. July 02 2018;5(1):27.


Bunn TL, Slavova S, Rock PJ. 2017. Association between Commercial Vehicle Driver At-fault Crashes Involving Sleepiness/Fatigue and Proximity to Rest Areas and Truck Stops. Accid Anal Prev. Nov 22. pii: S0001-4575(17)30418-9.

Chandler, MD, Bunn, TL, Slavova, S. 2017. Narrative and Quantitative Analyses Of Workers’ Compensation- Covered Injuries In Short-Haul Vs. Long- Haul Trucking Industries. Int J Injury Control Safety Prom 24(1):120-130.

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

Cruz Y, Bunn TL, Hanner N, Slavova S. 2017. Characterization of Foreign-Born vs. Native-Born Worker Fatalities in Kentucky, 2001-2014. J Immigr Minor Health. 2017 Feb 15. doi: 10.1007/s10903-017-0550-3.

Delcher C, Chen G, Wang Y, Slavova S, Goldberger BA. Fatal poisonings involving propoxyphene before and after voluntary withdrawal from the United States' market: An analysis from the state of Florida. Forensic Sci Int. Oct 14 2017;280:228-232.

Draus JM, Costich JF, Pollack SH, Currie ML, Fallat ME. Injury prevention and state law as strategies for the reduction of child maltreatment fatalities. Current Trauma Rep. 2017; 3(2):89-96.

Gan WQ, Sanderson WT, Browning SR, Mannino DM. Different types of housing and respiratory health outcomes. Prev Med Rep. 2017;7:124-129.

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

Reilly S, Sanderson WT, Christian WJ, Browning SR. Geographical Clusters and Predictors of Rabies in Three Southeastern States. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2017;17(6):432-438.

Slavova S, Bunn T, Hargrove S, Corey T, Ingram V. Linking Death Certificates, Postmortem Toxicology, and Prescription History Data for Better Identification of Populations at Increased Risk for Drug Intoxication Deaths. Pharmaceutical Medicine. 2017;31(3):155-165.

Slavova S, Costich JF, Bunn TL, et al. Heroin and fentanyl overdoses in Kentucky: Epidemiology and surveillance. Int J Drug Policy. Aug 2017;46:120-129.

Swanberg J, Clouser JM, Gan W, Flunker JC, Westneat S, Browning SR. Poor safety climate, long work hours, and musculoskeletal discomfort among Latino horse farm workers. Arch Environ Occup Health. 2017;72(5):264-271.


Brinker K, Jacobs T, Shire J, et al. Fatal Work-Related Injuries: Southeastern United States, 2008-2011. Workplace Health Saf. Apr 2016;64(4):135-140.

Brinker, K, Jacobs, T, Shire, Bunn, T, Chalmers, J, Dang, G, Flammia, D, Higgins, S, Lackovic, M, Lavender, A, Lewis, JS, 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.

Browning SR, Westneat SC, Reed D. Farm work injuries among a cohort of children in Kentucky. Annals of Agricultural and Environmental Medicine. 2016 Dec 23;23(4):604-611

Bunn, TL, Ouyang, B, Slavova, S. 2016. Congenital Malformations Associated with Prenatal Drug Exposure in Newborns in Kentucky, 2009-2013. South Med J. 109(2):124-9.

Cerel J, Singleton MD, Brown MM, Brown SV, Bush H M, Brancado C. Emergency department visits prior to suicide and homicide: Linking statewide surveillance systems. Crisis. 2016; 37(1):5-12. doi: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000354.

Comiford AL, Sanderson WT, Chesnut L, Brown SV. Predictors of intimate partner problem-related suicides among suicide decedents in Kentucky. J Inj Violence Res. 2016; 8(2):81-7. doi: 10.5249/jivr.v8i2.776

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

Khaleel HA, Brown SV, Christian WJ, Fleming S. Alcohol sale status and suicide in

 Kentucky, 2005-2012. J Alcohol Drug Depend. 2016; 4(3). doi: 10.4172/2329-6488.1000240.

Perkins JT, Choate R, Mannino DM, Browning SR, Sandhaus RA. Benefits Among Patients with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Enrolled in a Disease Management and Prevention Program. Chronic Obstr Pulm Dis. 2016;4(1):56-64.

Ranzenberger K, Bunn TL, Slavova S. Healthcare Industry Injuries by Patient Contact Status in Kentucky, 2012-2014. South Med J. Oct 2016;109(10):599-605.

Slavova S, Bunn T, LaMantia S, Corey T. 2016. Improving state drug overdose fatality (DOF) surveillance using policy and epidemiological tools. Injury Prevention 2016;22:A155.

Swanberg, J, Clouser J, Gan W, Flunker J, Westneat S, Browning S. Poor Safety Climate, Long Work Hours, and Musculoskeletal Discomfort among Latino Horse Farmworkers. Archives of Environmental and Occupational Health Arch Environ Occup Health. 2016 Aug 11:1-8.

Zanjani F, Smith R, Slavova S, et al. Concurrent alcohol and medication poisoning hospital admissions among older rural and urban residents. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. Jul 2016;42(4):422-430.


Beggs JA, Slavova S, Bunn TL. Patterns of pneumoconiosis mortality in Kentucky: Analysis of death certificate data. Am J Ind Med. Oct 2015;58(10):1075-1082.

Cerel J, Moore M, Brown MM, van de Venne J, Brown SV. Who leaves suicide notes? A six-year population-based study. Suicide Life Threat Behav. 2015; 45(3):326-34. doi: 10.1111/sltb.12131.

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

Costich JF, Rabarison K, Rabarison M. Regulatory activity and fiscal impact in local health agencies. American Journal of Public Health, 2015 Apr;105 Suppl 2:S323-9. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.302446. Epub 2015 Feb 17.

Costich JF, Scutchfield FD, Ingram RC. Population health, public health and accountable care: emerging roles and relationships. American Journal of Public Health 2015 May;105(5):846-50. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.302484. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

Costich JF, Slavova SS. Using enforcement and adjudication data to assess the impact of a primary safety belt law. Traffic Inj Prev. 2015;16:7:664-668, DOI: 10.1080/15389588.2014.999857.

Costich JF. PHSSR findings on 21st century approaches to communicable disease. Frontiers in PHSSR 2(5):51-54, 2015. Online at

Harduar-Morano L, Bunn TL, Lackovic M, Lavender A, Dang GT, Chalmers JJ, Li Y, Zhang L, Flammia DD. 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.

Ingram RC, Scutchfield FD, Costich JF. Public health agencies and accountable care organizations: finding common ground in population health. American Journal of Public Health 2015 May; 105(5):840-6. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.302483. Epub 2015 Mar 19.

Slavova S, Bunn TL. Work-related concussion surveillance. Am J Ind Med. Jan 2015;58(1):40-45.

Slavova S, O'Brien DB, Creppage K, et al. Drug Overdose Deaths: Let's Get Specific. Public Health Rep. Jul-Aug 2015;130(4):339-342.

Sparrow, S, Bunn, T. 2015. Kentucky total worker health creating a culture of safety and ( not or ) health. Inj Prev, Vol.21(Suppl 1), pp.A25.1-A25.


Bunn TL, Bush AM, Slavova, S. (2014). Drug Overdose Deaths by Specific Employment Industry, Occupation, and Drug Type. J KY Med Assoc 112(8):201-211.

Bunn TL, Slavova S, Bernard AC. 2014. Work-Related Injuries in a State Trauma Registry by Industry and Presence of Drugs. J Trauma Acute Care Surg 77(2):280-5.

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

Harris, D. R., Henderson, D. W., Kavuluru, R., Stromberg, A. J., & Johnson, T. R. (2014). Using common table expressions to build a scalable Boolean query generator for clinical data warehouses. IEEE J Biomed Health Inform, 18(5), 1607-1613. doi:10.1109/JBHI.2013.2292591

Howard AF, Costich JF, Mattacola CG, Slavova S, Bush HM, Scutchfield FD. A statewide assessment of youth sports- and recreation-related injuries using emergency department administrative records. J Adolesc Health. Nov 2014;55(5):627-632.

Jacobsen L, Bunn TL, Slavova S. 2014. Human and Environmental Factors Associated with Adult Bicycle-Motor Vehicle Collisions in Kentucky. J KY Med Assoc 112:5-11.

Rudd RA, Paulozzi LJ, Bauer MJ, et al. Increases in heroin overdose deaths - 28 States, 2010 to 2012. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. Oct 3 2014;63(39):849-854.

Schulte BM, Mannino DM, Royal KD, Brown SV, Peterson LE, Puffer JC. Community Size and Organization of Practice Predict Family Physician Recertification Success. The Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine 2014; (27) 3: 383-390.

Slavova S, Bunn TL, Talbert J. Drug overdose surveillance using hospital discharge data. Public Health Rep. Sep-Oct 2014;129(5):437-445.

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


Abner, E. L., Nelson, P. T., Schmitt, F. A., Browning, S. R., Fardo, D. W., Wan, L., Kryscio, R. J. (2013). Self-Reported Head Injury and Risk of Late-Life Impairment and AD Pathology in an AD Center Cohort, Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 37(5-6), 294-306

Banerjee, T., Lee, K. S., Browning, S. R., Hopenhayn, C., Westneat, S., Biddle, M. J., Moser, D. K. (2013). Limited Association Between Perceived Control and Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients With Heart Failure. J Cardiovasc Nurs.

Browning SR, Westneat SC, Sanderson WT, Reed D. Cattle-related Injuries and Farm Management Practices on Kentucky Beef Cattle Farms.  Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health. (2013) Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health 19(1): 37-49

Bunn, TL, Singleton M, Slavova, S, Nicholson V. 2013. Concordance of Identified Drugs in Injured Motor Vehicle Drivers Using Linked Motor Vehicle Crash, Emergency Department, and Inpatient Hospitalization Datasets. Traffic Inj Prev 14(7):680-9.

Bunn, TL, Slavova, S, Robertson, M. 2013. Motor Vehicle Injuries Among Semi Truck Drivers and Sleeper Berth Passengers. J Safety Res. 44:51-5.

Bush AM, McKee, SE, Bunn, TL. (2013). Multiple Jobholder Mortality Patterns in Kentucky: An Examination of Occupational Fatalities, Am J Ind Med 56(8):881-8.

Costich JF, Fallat ME, Scaggs CM, Bartlett RD. Pilot statewide study of pediatric emergency department alignment with national guidelines. Pediatric Emergency Care, 2013 July; 29(7):806-807.

Costich JF, Patton JD. Enforcement: Linking policy and impact in public health. Jurimetrics 2013; 53(3):293-305.

Jacobsen L, Bunn, T. L., & Slavova, S. Human and Environmental Factors Associated with Adult Bicycle-Motor Vehicle Collisions in Kentucky. J KY Med Assoc. 2013;112:5-11

Logan J, Walsh S, Nimesh P, Hall J. Homicide-Followed-By-Suicide Incidents Involving Child Victims. American Journal of Health Behavior. 2013;(374):531-542.

Scutchfield FD, Costich JF. Law and the public’s health: science and policies. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2013; 44(4):427-428.

Swanberg, J. E., Clouser, J. M., Browning, S. R., Westneat, S. C., & Marsh, M. K. (2013). Occupational health among Latino horse and crop workers in Kentucky: the role of work organization factors. J Agromedicine, 18(4), 312-325


Bunn, TL, Slavova, S, Robertson, M. 2012. Crash and Burn? Vehicle, Collision and Driver Factors that Influence Motor Vehicle Collision Fires. Accid Anal Prev 47:140-145.

Costich JF, Patton DJ. Local legal infrastructure and population health. American Journal of Public Health, online August 16, 2012 e1-e6. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2012.300656.

Costich JF. Coded datasets for public health law research. Evaluation Research 2012 Jun;36(3):220-37.

Costich JF. Making sense of state health rankings: the case of Kentucky. Southern Medical Journal 2012 Sep;105 (9):468-73.

Ingram R, Bernet P, Costich JF. Public health systems and services research: the state of finance research. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 2012 Nov/Dec; 18(6): 515-519.

Rinsky J, Hopenhayn C, Golla V,  Browning S and Bush H.  Atrazine Exposure in Public Drinking Water and Preterm Birth.  Public Health Reports. January 2012.

Saman DM, Walsh S, Borowko A, OdoiA. Does place of residence affect risk of suicide? A spatial epidemiological investigation. BMC Public Health. 2012, 12:108.

Slavova S, Bunn, T. L., Singleton, M., Bush, H. M., & Livingston, S. C. . Statewide Emergency Department Visits and Hospitalizations with Concussion Diagnoses. J KY Med Assoc. 2012;110:191-198.

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


Bunn TL, Slavova S, Tang M. Injuries among solid waste collectors in the private versus public sectors. Waste Manag Res. Oct 2011;29(10):1043-1052.

Costich JF, Health Administration. In Oxford Bibliographies Online: Public Health, ed. Lawrence Green. New York: Oxford University Press, February 2011.

Crawford T, Caldwell G, Bush H, Browning SR, Thorton, A.  (2011) Foreign Born Status and HIV/AIDS: A Comparative Analysis of HIV/AIDS Characteristics Among Foreign and U.S. Born Individuals. J Immigr Minor Health.

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. April 28, 2011.

Marcum JL, Browning SR, Reed DB, Charnigo RJ. (2011)  Determinants of work hours among a cohort of male and female farmers 50 years and older in Kentucky and South Carolina (2002-2005).  J Agromedicine 16(3): 163-173.

Marcum JL, Browning SR, Reed DB, Charnigo RJ.*Farmwork-Related Injury Among Farmers 50 Years of Age and Older in Kentucky and South Carolina: A Cohort Study, 2002-2005. (2011) Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health 17(3): 259-273


Bunn, TL, Yu, L, Spiller, HA, Singleton, M. 2010. Surveillance of methadone-related poisonings in Kentucky using multiple data sources. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19(2):124-131.

Costich JF, Yu L. Who pays for agricultural injury care? Journal of Agromedicine 2010;15(1):54-57


Dietert RR, Bunn TL, Lee JE. 2010. The delayed type hypersensitivity assay using protein and xenogeneic cell antigens. Methods Mol Biol 598:185-94.

Runyan CW, Hargarten S, Hemenway D, Peek-Asa C, Costich JF, Cunningham RM, Gielen A. Sounding Board: An urgent call to action in support of Injury Control Research Centers. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2010; 39(1):89-92.

Walsh S, Kryscio R, Holsinger J, Krous H. Statewide Systematic Evaluation of Sudden, Unexpected Infant Death Classification: Results from a National Pilot Project. Maternal and Child Health Journal. 2010;14(6):950-7.

Walsh, S, Carey D, Kryscio R. Identifying Communities at Risk for Sudden and Unexpected Infant Deaths Using ArcGIS®. Journal of Rural and Community Development. 2010;5(2).

Williams JC, Costich JF, Hacker WD, Davis JS. Lessons learned in the systems thinking approach to program evaluation. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice.2010; 16(2):151-5.


Adogwa O, Costich JF, Hill R, Slavova S. Does higher surgical volume predict better patient outcomes? J Ky Med Assoc. Jan 2009;107(1):10-16.

Bunn TL, 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. Am J Ind Med 52(12):973-81.

Bunn TL, Yu L, Slavova S, Bathke A. The effects of semi truck driver age and gender and the presence of passengers on collisions with other vehicles. Traffic Inj Prev. Jun 2009;10(3):266-272.

Costich JF, Honoré PA, Scutchfield FD. Public health financial management needs: Report of a national survey. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 2009; 15(4):307-310.

Honoré PA, Costich JF. Public health financial management competencies. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 2009; 15(4):311-318.

Ireson CL, Slavova S, Steltenkamp CL, Scutchfield FD. Bridging the care continuum: patient information needs for specialist referrals. BMC Health Serv Res. Sep 15 2009;9:163.

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

Walsh S, Clayton R, Liu L, Hodges S. Divergence in Causative Factors for Suicide in Men and

Women: National Recommendations to Raise Public Awareness. Public Health Rep. 2009;124(6):861-7.


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

Bunn TL, Slavova S, Spiller HA, Colvin J, Bathke A, Nicholson VJ. The effect of poison control center consultation on accidental poisoning inpatient hospitalizations with preexisting medical conditions. J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2008;71(4):283-288.

Bunn TL, Slavova, S, Hall, L. 2008. Narrative Text Analysis of Kentucky Tractor Fatality Reports. Accid Anal Prev 40(2):419-25.

Costich JF, Nicholson VJ, Bunn TL. Association of disparities in occupational injuries with worker compensation coverage status: An exploratory study. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2008; 51:393-398. DOI: 10.1002/ajim.20565.

Downey LM, Ireson CL, Slavova S, McKee G. Defining elements of success: a critical pathway of coalition development. Health Promot Pract. Apr 2008;9(2):130-139.

Lee C, Bernard A, Fryman L, Costich JF et al. Imaging may delay trauma transfer. Journal of Trauma. 2008;65(6):1359-1363,

Slavova S, Bunn T, Kryscio R. Consistency of the k-th Nearest Neighbor Estimator of the Relative Risk and its Application to Injury Surveillance. Mathematics and Education in Mathematics. 2008;2008:232-238.


Bunn TL, Slavova S, Bathke A. Data linkage of inpatient hospitalization and workers' claims data sets to characterize occupational falls. J Ky Med Assoc. Jul 2007;105(7):313-320.

Kenney G, Marton J, Costich JF, McFeeters J. Estimating the effect of SCHIP premiums on disenrollment patterns and state budgets: Findings from two states. Health Services Research (HSR) 2007; 42(6):2354-72. DOI: 10:1111/j.1475-6773.2007.00772.x.

Slavova S., Bunn, T., 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.

Tarima SS, Slavova SS, Fritsch TA, Hall LM. Probability estimation when some observations are grouped. Stat Med. Apr 15 2007;26(8):1745-1761.

Walsh S, Dignan M, Caldwell G. The PAPM, Diffusion Theory, and Violent Death Surveillance. American Journal of Health Behavior. 2007;31(5):451-461.

Zaba JN, Reynolds W, Mozlin R, Costich JF, Slavova SS, Steele GT. 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): 2007;514-22.


Bunn T, Costich J, Slavova S. 2006. Identification and Characterization of Kentucky Self-Employed Occupational Injury Fatalities Using Multiple Sources, 1995-2004. Amer J Ind Med 49:1005-1012.

Chandraratna, S., Stamatiadis, N., & Stromberg, A. (2006). Crash involvement of drivers with multiple crashes. Accid Anal Prev, 38(3), 532-541. doi:10.1016/j.aap.2005.11.011

Costich JF. The Perruche case and the wrongful life controversy in France. Health Policy 2006;78(1):8-16.

Fallat ME, Costich JF, Pollack SH. The impact of disparities in pediatric trauma on injury prevention initiatives. Journal of Trauma 2006; 60(2):462-64.

Kenney G, Allison RA, Costich JF, Marton J, McFeeters J. The effects of premium increases on enrollment in SCHIP programs: findings from three states. Inquiry 2006; 43(4):378-92


Bunn TL, Slavova S, Struttmann TW, Browning SR. Sleepiness/fatigue and distraction/inattention as factors for fatal versus nonfatal commercial motor vehicle driver injuries. Accid Anal Prev. Sep 2005;37(5):862-869.

Costich JF, Galvagni N, Fallat ME. Preparing Kentucky’s emergency departments for a comprehensive trauma care system: the Kentucky Hospital Association ED survey. Journal of the Ky Medical Association. 2005;103: 593-8.

Costich JF, Tomasczewska L, Fallat ME. Kentuckians support trauma system improvement: the Kentucky Trauma Survey. Journal of the Ky Medical Association. 2005;103:599-602.

Walsh S, Hemenway D. Intimate Partner Violence: Homicides Followed by Suicides in Kentucky. Journal of the Kentucky Medical Association. 2005;103:10-14.  


Costich JF, Scutchfield FD. Public Health Preparedness and Response Capacity Inventory validity assessment. Journal of Public Health Management & Practice. 2004;10(3):225-33.


Bunn, T.L., T.W. Struttmann. 2003. Characterization of fatal occupational vs. nonoccupational motor vehicle collisions in Kentucky (1998-2000). Traffic Inj Prev 4:270-275.

2002 and earlier

Costich JF. Legislating a public health nightmare: The anti-immigrant provisions of the “Contract with America” Congress. Kentucky Law Journal. 2002; 90:1045-70

Costich JF. Review, Public Health Law: Power, Duty, Restraint, by Lawrence Gostin. Kentucky Law Journal. 2002; 90:1092-4.

Costich JF, Helton M. The Kentucky Health Reform Act. Northern Kentucky Law Journal.1995;22:381-404.

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

Costich JF. Public policy issues in geriatric rehabilitation. Journal of Back & Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. 1994; 4:141-44.

Schleenbaker RE, McDowell SM, Moore RW, Costich JF, Prater G. Restraint use in inpatient rehabilitation. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 1994;75:427-30.