Research and Publications

Resident and Fellow Publications

Snyder K, Bloom JD (2004): Physician reporting of impaired drivers. JAAPL 32: 76-79.

Boehnlein JK, Shaefer MN, Bloom JD (2005). Cultural considerations in the criminal law. JAAPL 33: 335-341

Shaefer M, Bloom JD (2005): The use of the insanity defense as a jail diversion mechanism for mentally ill persons charged with misdemeanors. JAAPL 33: 79-84

Newman SS, Buckley MC, Pickering S, Bloom JD (2007): Oregon's Juvenile Psychiatric Security Review Board. JAAPL 35, 247-52.

Lockey CJ, Bloom JD (2007): The evolution of the American Law Institute Test for insanity in Oregon: focus on diagnosis.JAAPL 35: 325-330

Bloom JD, Dick D (2008): 1982 – AAPL's year of living dangerously. JAAPL 36:175-180.

De Jesus-Rentas G, Bloom JD (2008): Civil commitment in Puerto Rico: private versus state action. JAAPL 36: 589-592

De Jesus-Rentas G, Boehnlein JK, Sparr LF: Central American victims of gang violence as asylum seekers: the role of the forensic expert. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law 38(4): 490-498, 2010.

Newman SS: Introduction to forensic psychology: research and application. JAAPL 39: 275

Faculty Publications

Pankratz L.The misadventures of wanderers and victims of trauma. In P Halligan, C Bass, D Oakley (eds.)Malingering and illness deception. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Bloom JD (2004): Thirty-five years of working with civil commitment statutes. JAAPL 32, 430-439.

Sparr LF: Mental incapacity defenses at the War Crimes Tribunal: questions and controversy. Journal of the American. Academy of Psychiatry and the Law 33(1):59-70, 2005.

Sparr LF, Bremner JD: PTSD and memory: prescient medicolegal testimony at the International War Crimes Tribunal? Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law 33(1):71-78, 2005.

Bloom JD, Benson JA (2005). Subspecialization in Psychiatry: Third generation programs. JAAPL 33: 95-98.

Kruh, I. P., Whittemore, K., Arnaut, G. L. Y., Manley, J., Gage, B. C., & Gagliardi, G. (2005). The Psychopathic Personality Inventory and the violence of insanity acquittees. International Journal of Forensic Mental Health, 4(2), 135-145.

Bloom JD (2006): Civil Commitment is disappearing in Oregon. JAAPL 34: 534-537

Pankratz L.Persistent problems with the Munchausen syndrome by proxy label. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and Law, 2006; 34: 90-95.

Pankratz L.The power of belief in the creation of symptoms: From dancing manias to multiple chemical sensitivity syndrome. The Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine. 2006; 9: 35-48

Pankratz L.Smoke and mirrors: Belief, deception, and controversies about Greek oracles. Societas Magica, 2006; 16: 7-10.

Freeman MD, Centeno C. Alar, Transverse and Apical Ligament Strain due to Head-Turned Rear Impact. Spine 2006;31(17):2030.

Freeman MD, Centeno CJ, Merskey H, Teasell R, Rossignol AM. Greater injury leads to more treatment for whiplash: no surprises here. Arch Int Med 2006;166(11):1238-9.'

Centeno CJ, Elkins W, Freeman M, Elliot J, Sterling M, Katz E. Total Cervical Translation as a Function of Impact Vector as Measured by Flexion-Extension Radiography Pain Physician 2007 Sep;10(5):667-71.

Freeman MD. The epidemiologist as forensic scientist pp 178-9. In: Principles and Practice of Epidemiology: An Engaged Approach, Rossignol AM. McGraw-Hill, NY, NY 2007

Centeno CJ, Freeman MD.Editorial Submission on Kongsted, A., et al., Are smooth pursuit eye movements altered in chronic whiplash associated disorders? A cross-sectional study. Clin Rehabil 2007;21(11):1038-49.

Centeno C, Freeman MD. Alberta rodeo riders do not develop late whiplash. J Rheumatol 2007 Feb;34(2):451-2.

Bloom JD (2007): Commentary: Authorship and Training in Forensic Psychiatry. JAAPL 35: 32-33.

Sparr LF, Pitman RK: PTSD and the law. In Friedman MJ, Keane TM, Resick PA (eds.): Handbook of PTSD: Science and Practice. Guilford Publications, New York, pp 449-468, 2007.

Sparr LF: Forensic issues associated with post-traumatic stress disorder: 25 years later. In Schlesinger LB (ed.):Explorations in Criminal Psychopathology: Clinical Syndromes with Forensic Implications (2nd Edition). Charles C. Thomas, Springfield, IL pp 297-327, 2007

Boehnlein JK, Leung PK, Kinzie JD: Cross-cultural psychiatric education and training: The Oregon experience. Academic Psychiatry 32: 299-305, 2008

Freeman MD, Rossignol AC, Hand M. Forensic Epidemiology: A systematic approach to probabilistic determinations in disputed matters. J Forensic Legal Med 2008;15(5):281-90.

Freeman MD, Centeno CJ. A fatal case of secondary gain; a cautionary tale. Amer J Case Reports 2008;9:97-103.

Shore JH, Bloom JD, Manson SM, Whitener (2008): Telepsychiatry with rural American Indians: issues in civil commitment. Behavioral Sciences & the Law 26: 287-300

Bloom JD, Krishnan B, Lockey C (2008): The majority of inpatient psychiatric beds should not be appropriated by the forensic system (editorial). JAAPL 36: 438-442

Sparr LF: Personality disorders and criminal law: an international perspective. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law 37(1):168-181, 2009.

Freeman MD, Centeno CJ, Kohles SS. A systematic approach to clinical determinations of causation in symptomatic spinal disc injury following motor vehicle crash trauma. PM R 2009;1(10):951-6.

Freeman MD, Nystrom A, Centeno C, Hand M. Chronic whiplash and central sensitization; do a trigger points play an important role in pain modulation? J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj2009 Apr 23;4:2.

Freeman MD, Hand ML, Rossignol AM. Applied Forensic Epidemiology: A Bayesian evaluation of forensic evidence in a vehicular homicide investigation. J Forensic Legal Med 2009 Feb;16(2):83-92.

Bloom JD (2009): Forensic psychiatry and the forensic sciences (2009): In memory of Peter J. Batten, MD. JAAPL 37: 552-555

Bloom JD (2010): The "Incarceration Revolution", The abandonment of the seriously mentally ill to our jails and prisons. The Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 38: 727-735.

Uhrenholt L, Freeman MD, Jurik AG, Jensen LJ, Gregersen M, Boel LW, Kohles SS, Thomsen AH. Esophageal injury in fatal rear-impact collisions. Forensic Sci Int 2010 Oct 5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 20932695.

Freeman MD. A Bayesian assessment of unexplained fracture as a forensic test of child abuse; quantification of uncertainty using the Error Odds approach. Acta Medicinae Legalis et Socialis 2010:179-84.

Nystrom NA, Champagne LP, Freeman MD, Blix E. Surgical fasciectomy of the trapezius muscle combined with neurolysis of the spinal accessory nerve; results and long-term follow-up in 30 consecutive cases of refractory chronic whiplash syndrome. J Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injury 2010:5;7.

Dagenais S, Gay RE, Tricco A, Mayer, JM, Freeman MD. North American Spine Society Contemporary Concepts in Spine Care: Spinal Manipulation Therapy for Acute Low Back Pain Spine J 2010 Oct;10(10):918-40.

Freeman MD, Woodham M, Woodham A. The role of the lumbar multifidus in chronic low back pain; a review. PM R 2010 Feb;2(2):142-6.

Suto, I., & Arnaut, G. L. Y. (2010). Suicide in prison: A qualitative study. The Prison Journal, 90(3), 288-312. doi:10.1177/0032885510373499.

Arnaut, G. L. Y., & Hill, D. A. (2010). Ethical and legal issues. In J. C. Thomas & M. Hersen (Eds.), Handbook of clinical psychology competencies: Vol. 1. New York, NY: Springer Publishing.

Freeman MD, Rosa S, Harshfield D, Smith F, Bennett R, Centeno CJ, Kornel E, Nystrom A, Heffez D, Kohles SS. A case-control study of cerebellar tonsillar ectopia and head/neck (whiplash) trauma. Brain Injury 2010;24(7-8):988-94.

Freeman MD, Kohles SS. Applications and limitation of forensic biomechanics; a Bayesian perspective. J Forensic Legal Med 2010;17:67-77.

Bloom JD (2011): Forensic psychiatry, statutory law and administrative rules, JAAPL 39: 418-421

Freeman MD, Kohles SS. Application of the Hill Criteria to the Causal Association of Post-Traumatic Headache and Assault. Egypt J Forensic Sci 2011;1:35-40.

Freeman MD, Kohles SS. Application of the Bradford-Hill Criteria for Assessing Specific Causation in Post-Traumatic Headache. Brain InjProf 2011;8(1):26-8.

Freeman MD, Kohles SS. An Evaluation of Applied Biomechanics as an adjunct to systematic specific causation in forensic medicine. Wien Med Wochenschr 2011;161:1-11.

Mohr DC, Warren N, Hodgson MJ, Drummond DJ. Assault rates and implementation of a workplace violence prevention program in the veterans health care administration.J Occup Environ Med. 2011 May;53(5):511-6.

Freeman MD, Everson T, Kohles SS. Forensic epidemiologic and biomechanical analysis of a pelvic cavity blowout injury associated with ejection from a personal watercraft (jet-ski). J Forens Sci (in press)

Freeman MD, Dobbertin K, Kohles SS, Uhrenholt L, Eriksson A. Serious head and neck injury as a predictor of occupant position in fatal rollover crashes. Forensic Sci Int (in press).

Pankratz L.Persistent Problems with the "Separation Test" in Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy. Journal of Psychiatry and Law, in press.