Michael Freeman

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Forensic Epidemiology: a systematic approach to probabilistic determinations in disputed matters
    Michael D Freeman
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, 205 Liberty Street, Suite B, Salem, OR 97301, USA
    J Forensic Leg Med 15:281-90. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A systematic approach to clinical determinations of causation in symptomatic spinal disk injury following motor vehicle crash trauma
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR, USA
    PM R 1:951-6. 2009
  3. pmc Plasma levels of polychlorinated biphenyls, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and causation
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, 1234 SW 18th Avenue, Suite 102, Portland, OR 97205, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2012:258981. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Head and neck injury patterns in fatal falls: epidemiologic and biomechanical considerations
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA Section of Forensic Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Department of Forensic Medicine, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark Electronic address
    J Forensic Leg Med 21:64-70. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Forensic epidemiologic and biomechanical analysis of a pelvic cavity blowout injury associated with ejection from a personal watercraft (jet-ski)
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Forensic Sci 58:237-44. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Serious head and neck injury as a predictor of occupant position in fatal rollover crashes
    M D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97209, USA
    Forensic Sci Int 222:228-33. 2012
  7. doi request reprint An evaluation of applied biomechanics as an adjunct to systematic specific causation in forensic medicine
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:458-68. 2011
  8. doi request reprint A case-control study of cerebellar tonsillar ectopia (Chiari) and head/neck trauma (whiplash)
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR 97205, USA
    Brain Inj 24:988-94. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The role of the lumbar multifidus in chronic low back pain: a review
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR 97205, USA
    PM R 2:142-6; quiz 1 p following 167. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Applications and limitations of Forensic Biomechanics: a Bayesian perspective
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, USA
    J Forensic Leg Med 17:67-77. 2010

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Forensic Epidemiology: a systematic approach to probabilistic determinations in disputed matters
    Michael D Freeman
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, 205 Liberty Street, Suite B, Salem, OR 97301, USA
    J Forensic Leg Med 15:281-90. 2008
    ..A previously unpublished logical fallacy, the "Prior Odds" Fallacy, is also introduced...
  2. doi request reprint A systematic approach to clinical determinations of causation in symptomatic spinal disk injury following motor vehicle crash trauma
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR, USA
    PM R 1:951-6. 2009
    ..Because of a lack of an established or reliable relationship between collision force and the probability of IVD injury the investigation of collision parameters is not a useful adjunct to causal determinations...
  3. pmc Plasma levels of polychlorinated biphenyls, non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and causation
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, 1234 SW 18th Avenue, Suite 102, Portland, OR 97205, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2012:258981. 2012
    ..The overall results presented here indicate a strong general causal association between NHL and PCB exposure...
  4. doi request reprint Head and neck injury patterns in fatal falls: epidemiologic and biomechanical considerations
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA Section of Forensic Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Department of Forensic Medicine, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark Electronic address
    J Forensic Leg Med 21:64-70. 2014
    ..The finding that C0-C1 dislocations are most common in falls from more than 3 m is unique, an indication that the injuries likely result from high energy shear forces rather than pure tension, as previously thought. ..
  5. doi request reprint Forensic epidemiologic and biomechanical analysis of a pelvic cavity blowout injury associated with ejection from a personal watercraft (jet-ski)
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Forensic Sci 58:237-44. 2013
    ..It is recommended that PWC manufacturers help consumers understand the potential risks to passengers with highly visible warnings and reduce injury risk with revised seat design, and/or passenger seat "deadman" switches...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serious head and neck injury as a predictor of occupant position in fatal rollover crashes
    M D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97209, USA
    Forensic Sci Int 222:228-33. 2012
    ..We describe two hypothetical scenarios in which the model could be applied to the real world investigation of occupant position in a rollover crash-related fatality...
  7. doi request reprint An evaluation of applied biomechanics as an adjunct to systematic specific causation in forensic medicine
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Wien Med Wochenschr 161:458-68. 2011
    ..The statistical benefits and limitations of biomechanical analysis are discussed as an adjunct to forensic medicine...
  8. doi request reprint A case-control study of cerebellar tonsillar ectopia (Chiari) and head/neck trauma (whiplash)
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR 97205, USA
    Brain Inj 24:988-94. 2010
    ..CTE may become symptomatic following whiplash trauma. The purpose of the present study was to assess the frequency of CTE in traumatic vs non-traumatic populations...
  9. doi request reprint The role of the lumbar multifidus in chronic low back pain: a review
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, OR 97205, USA
    PM R 2:142-6; quiz 1 p following 167. 2010
    ..Muscle training directed at teaching patients to activate their LMM is an important feature of any clinical approach to the LBP patient with demonstrated LMM dysfunction or atrophy...
  10. doi request reprint Applications and limitations of Forensic Biomechanics: a Bayesian perspective
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, USA
    J Forensic Leg Med 17:67-77. 2010
    ..We suggest that an Error Odds analysis be incorporated in Forensic Biomechanics as part of the analysis as a form of quality control and as demonstrable evidence of the accuracy of the methodology...
  11. doi request reprint Applied forensic epidemiology: the Bayesian evaluation of forensic evidence in vehicular homicide investigation
    Michael D Freeman
    Institute of Forensic Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    J Forensic Leg Med 16:83-92. 2009
    ..When used properly, Bayes' Theorem can offer definitive insight in the investigation and prosecution of vehicular homicide cases...
  12. pmc Chronic whiplash and central sensitization; an evaluation of the role of a myofascial trigger points in pain modulation
    Michael D Freeman
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University School of Medicine, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 4:2. 2009
    ..further study is needed to evaluate these and other options for such patients...
  13. pmc 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
    N Ake Nystrom
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    J Brachial Plex Peripher Nerve Inj 5:7. 2010
    ..The present study was undertaken to assess the effectiveness of SAN neurolysis in chronic whiplash syndrome...