Joan M. Bloom, MD


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Family & Preventive Medicine - Adjunct Instructor
  • Divisions: Family Medicine

Academic Office Information

  • 2400 North Washington Blvd.
    North Ogden, UT 84414

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Keenan E, Fields V, Deveney K, Reinschmidt JS, Bloom J (2000 Sep). Oregon Health Sciences University School of Medicine. Acad Med, 75(9 Suppl), S306-7.
  2. Juma A, Evans MF, Bloom J (2000 Aug). Influenza immunizations in the elderly: a continuous quality improvement project. Methods Inf Med, 39(3), 217-22.
  3. Newcomb EW, Cohen H, Lee SR, Bhalla SK, Bloom J, Hayes RL, Miller DC (1998 Oct). Survival of patients with glioblastoma multiforme is not influenced by altered expression of p16, p53, EGFR, MDM2 or Bcl-2 genes [see comment]. Brain Pathol, 8(4), 655-67.
  4. Cohen JT, Rapoport Y, Bloom J, Himmelfarb MZ (1998). Evaluation of Balance Disorders After Minor Head and Whiplash Injuries. Int Tinnitus J, 4(1), 59-61.
  5. Hochwald E, Rapoport Y, Cohen JT, Bloom J, Himmelfarb MZ (1998). Evaluation of Balance Disorders During the First Month After Whiplash Injury. Int Tinnitus J, 4(1), 63-65.
  6. Bloom J, Ortiz J, Rodriguez JF (1997 Nov). Azidothymidine triphosphate determination using micellar electrokinetic capillary chromatography. Cell Mol Biol, 43(7), 1051-5.
  7. Christensen MA, Bloom J, Sutton KR (1995 Mar). Comparing arterial and end-tidal carbon dioxide values in hyperventilated neurosurgical patients. Am J Crit Care, 4(2), 116-21.
  8. Korfmacher WA, Bloom J, Churchwell MI, Getek TA, Hansen EB Jr, Holder CL, McManus KT (1993 Dec). Characterization of three rifamycins via electrospray mass spectrometry and HPLC-thermospray mass spectrometry. J Chromatogr Sci, 31(12), 498-501.
  9. Bloom J, Rapoport Y, Zikk D, Himelfarb M (1993 Oct). [Diagnosis of Arnold-Chiari malformation by electronystagmography]. Harefuah, 125(7-8), 213-6, 255.
  10. Millard S, Yamamura H, Bloom J (1993 Jul 2). Characterization of NK-2 binding sites in rabbit lung tissue. Regul Pept, 46(1-2), 217-9.
  11. Bloom J, Lehman P, Israel M, Rosario O, Korfmacher WA (1992 Jul-Aug). Mass spectral characterization of three anthracycline antibiotics: a comparison of thermospray mass spectrometry to particle beam mass spectrometry. J Anal Toxicol, 16(4), 223-7.
  12. Weingand K, Bloom J, Carakostas M, Hall R, Helfrich M, Latimer K, Levine B, Neptun D, Rebar A, Stitzel K, et al (1992). Clinical pathology testing recommendations for nonclinical toxicity and safety studies. AACC-DACC/ASVCP Joint Task Force. Toxicol Pathol, 20(3 Pt 2), 539-43.
  13. Romano PS, Bloom J, Syme SL (1991 Nov). Smoking, social support, and hassles in an urban African-American community. Am J Public Health, 81(11), 1415-22.
  14. Korfmacher WA, Chiarelli MP, Lay JO Jr, Bloom J, Holcomb M, McManus KT (1991 Oct). Characterization of the mycotoxin fumonisin B1: comparison of thermospray, fast-atom bombardment and electrospray mass spectrometry. Rapid Comm Mass Spectrom, 5(10), 463-8.
  15. Rapoport Y, Himelfarb MZ, Zikk D, Bloom J (1991 Jul). Cervical necrotizing fasciitis of odontogenic origin. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol, 72(1), 15-8.
  16. Snyder HA, Duncanson MG Jr, Johnson DL, Bloom J (1991 Jul-Aug). Effects of clasp flexure on a 4-META adhered light-polymerized composite resin. Int J Prosthodont, 4(4), 364-70.
  17. Chowdhury K, Bloom J, Black MJ, al-Noury K (1990 Mar-Apr). Spontaneous and nonspontaneous internal jugular vein thrombosis. Head Neck, 12(2), 168-73.
  18. Korfmacher WA, Freeman JP, Getek TA, Bloom J, Holder CL (1990 Mar). Analysis of rat urine for metabolites of pyrilamine via high-performance liquid chromatography/thermospray mass spectrometry and tandem mass spectrometry. Biomed Environ Mass Spectrom, 19(3), 191-201.
  19. Zikk D, Rapoport Y, Bloom J, Himelfarb MZ (1990). Auditory brain-stem responses in guinea pigs following middle ear implantation of Ceravital. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol, 248(2), 102-4.
  20. Bloom J, Saunders R (1989 Oct). Problems in training the young cyclist. J R Soc Health, 109(5), 172-4.
  21. Bloom J, Katsarkas A (1989 Apr). Paroxysmal positional vertigo in the elderly. J Otolaryngol, 18(3), 96-8.
  22. Deldar A, Lewis H, Bloom J (1989 Jan). Electron microscopic study of the unique features and structural-morphologic relationship of canine bone marrow. Am J Vet Res, 50(1), 136-44.
  23. Bloom J, Rapoport Y, Zikk D (1988 Dec). Dairy products containers as a source of unusual esophageal foreign bodies. J Otolaryngol, 17(7), 404-8.
  24. Deldar A, Lewis H, Bloom J, Weiss L (1988 Oct). Cephalosporin-induced alterations in erythroid (CFU-E) and granulocyte-macrophage (CFU-GM) colony-forming capacity in canine bone marrow. Fundam Appl Toxicol, 11(3), 450-63.
  25. McGrane MM, de Vente J, Yun J, Bloom J, Park E, Wynshaw-Boris A, Wagner T, Rottman FM, Hanson RW (1988 Aug 15). Tissue-specific expression and dietary regulation of a chimeric phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase/bovine growth hormone gene in transgenic mice. J Biol Chem, 263(23), 11443-51.
  26. Deldar A, Lewis H, Bloom J, Weiss L (1988 Aug). Reproducible cloning assays for in vitro growth of canine hematopoietic progenitor cells and their potential applications in investigative hematotoxicity. Am J Vet Res, 49(8), 1393-401.
  27. Deldar A, Lewis H, Bloom J, Weiss L (1988 May). Cephalosporin-induced changes in the ultrastructure of canine bone marrow. Vet Pathol, 25(3), 211-8.
  28. Bradbury RL, Gastwirth BW, OConnor KJ, Bloom J (1988 Apr). Duplication methods for replacement of broken orthoses. Clin Podiatr Med Surg, 5(2), 321-8.
  29. Fobair P, Hoppe RT, Bloom J, Cox R, Varghese A, Spiegel D (1986 May). Psychosocial problems among survivors of Hodgkin's disease. J Clin Oncol, 4(5), 805-14.
  30. Bloom J (1985 May). Myringotomy with a syringe needle. Laryngoscope, 95(5), 614.
  31. Gotfried MH, Bloom J, Lebowitz MD (1983 Mar). Chemoprophylaxis of tuberculosis. Ariz Med, 40(3), 177-81.
  32. Garcia RI, Mitchell RE, Bloom J, Szabo G (1983 Mar). Solomon Islander skin pigmentation: ultrastructural differences related to genetic variation in Melanesia. Am J Phys Anthropol, 60(3), 323-6.
  33. Silberfarb P, Bloom J (1982 Nov 1). Workshop report. Research in adaptation to illness and psychosocial intervention. Cancer, 50(9 Suppl), 1926-7.
  34. Lai LY, Bloom J (1982 Aug). Genetic variation in Bougainville and Solomon Islands populations. Am J Phys Anthropol, 58(4), 369-82.
  35. Parlette N, Bloom J, OReilly C (1981 Feb). Giving our nurses the responsibility they want. Health Serv Manager, 14(2), 4-5.
  36. Bloom J, Meutstege FJ (1980 Jun 15). [Normal fracture healing (author's transl)]. Tijdschr Diergeneeskd, 105(12), 484-92.
  37. Poulin MA, Bloom J, Schmieding NJ (1979 Summer). Nursing administration: directions for the future. Appendix C: Nursing Administration Program, Boston University School of Nursing. Nurs Adm Q, 3(4), 99-112.
  38. Sowell JG, Levene RZ, Bloom J, Bernstein M (1977 Nov). Primary open-angle glaucoma and sensitivity to corticosteroids in vitro. Am J Ophthalmol, 84(5), 715-20.
  39. Garcia RI, Mitchell RE, Bloom J, Szabo G (1977 Nov). Number of epidermal melanocytes, hair follicles, and sweat ducts in skin of Solomon Islanders. Am J Phys Anthropol, 47(3), 427-33.
  40. Kleinfeld J, Bloom J (1977 Apr). Boarding schools: effects on the mental health of Eskimo adolescents. Am J Psychiatry, 134(4), 411-7.
  41. Sowell JG, Levene RZ, Bloom J, Bernstein M (1977). Primary open-angle glaucoma and sensitivity to corticosteroids in vitro. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc, 75, 339-52.
  42. Bloom J, Richards W (1976 May). Mental health program development in rural Alaska--changing roles of public and private psychiatrists. Alaska Med, 18(3), 25-8.


  1. Talmadge JE, Bloom J, Black P, Badger A (1990). Development of myelorestorative and immunotherapeutic properties of cytokines. [Review]. Prog Clin Biol Res, 354A, 271-85.
  2. Ganzini L, McFarland B, Bloom J (1990). Victims of fraud: comparing victims of white collar and violent crime. [Review]. Bull Am Acad Psychiatry Law, 18(1), 55-63.
  3. Bloom J, Behar AJ, Zikk D, Shanon E (1987 Dec). Adenocarcinoma of the epiglottis. Report of a case and review of the literature. [Review]. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 113(12), 1330-3.
  4. Zikk D, Samuel Y, Jossipohov J, Green I, Bloom J (1987). Paraganglioma of the supraglottic larynx. [Review]. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec, 49(5), 270-5.
  5. Allen JC, Bloom J, Ertel I, Evans A, Hammond D, Jones H, Levin V, Jenkin D, Sposto R, Wara W (1986 Mar). Brain tumors in children: current cooperative and institutional chemotherapy trials in newly diagnosed and recurrent disease. [Review]. Semin Oncol, 13(1), 110-22.
  6. Mittelman M, Bloom J, Gasco O (1982 Oct). [Stroma free hemoglobin as a blood substitute]. [Review]. Harefuah, 103(7-8), 157-60.


  1. Bloom JM (2001 Mar 31). Pravastatin and coronary heart disease [Letter to the editor]. Lancet, 357(9261), 1040.
  2. Bloom JM (2000 Apr 27). Prevention of sudden death in patients with coronary artery disease [Letter to the editor]. N Engl J Med, 342(17), 1291-2.
  3. Bloom JM (1999 Dec 9). Aggressive lipid-lowering therapy compared with angioplasty in stable coronary artery disease [Letter to the editor]. N Engl J Med, 341(24), 1854-5.
  4. Bloom JM (1999 May 10). Warfarin vs aspirin and AFASAK 2 [Letter to the editor]. Arch Intern Med, 159(9), 1010-1.
  5. Bloom JM (1999 Apr 8). Pravastatin and coronary heart disease [Letter to the editor]. N Engl J Med, 340(14), 1116-7.
  6. Vander Veer E, Bloom J, Crawshaw R (1999 Mar). One faculty's response to the patient-physician covenant [Letter to the editor]. Acad Med, 74(3), 205-6.
  7. Bloom JM (1998 Jan 15). Stent placement compared with balloon angioplasty for obstructed coronary bypass grafts [Letter to the editor]. N Engl J Med, 338(3), 198-9.
  8. Bloom JM (1996 May 23). Low-molecular-weight heparin for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke [Letter to the editor]. N Engl J Med, 334(21), 1407.
  9. Bloom J (1996 Mar). Managed care [Letter to the editor]. J Am Dent Assoc, 127(3), 296, 298.
  10. Bloom JM (1995 Aug 15). Evaluation of chest pain in the emergency department [Letter to the editor]. Ann Intern Med, 123(4), 316; discussion 317-8.
  11. Bloom JM (1995 May 25). Using newly deceased patients in teaching procedures [Letter to the editor]. N Engl J Med, 332(21), 1446; discussion 1446-7.
  12. Bloom JM (1994 May 26). Nurse practitioners in primary care [Letter to the editor]. N Engl J Med, 330(21), 1539; discussion 1539-40.
  13. Carson TH, Bloom J, Ferguson DB, Thompson S, LeBeau B (1994 Jan). Delayed hemolysis of white cell-reduced red cells [Letter to the editor]. Transfusion, 34(1), 86.
  14. Lyons C, Stevens J, Bloom J (1990 Feb 3). Superglue inadvertently used as eyedrops [Letter to the editor]. BMJ, 300(6720), 328.
  15. Bloom J (1985 Jan). Treatment confusion [Letter to the editor]. J Am Dent Assoc, 110(1), 12, 14.