Luke B Connelly

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Are we there yet? Australian road safety targets and road traffic crash fatalities
    Susan Gargett
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Queensland, Edith Cavell Building, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD, 4029, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:270. 2011
  2. pmc A randomised clinical trial of a comprehensive exercise program for chronic whiplash: trial protocol
    Zoe A Michaleff
    The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, George Street, Sydney, 2000, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:149. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Balancing the number and size of sites: an economic approach to the optimal design of cluster samples
    Luke B Connelly
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, Herston, Australia
    Control Clin Trials 24:544-59. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Economics and health promotion
    Luke B Connelly
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Queensland, Mayne Medical School, Herston Road, Q 4006, Herston, Australia
    Eur J Health Econ 5:236-42. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Risk equalisation and voluntary health insurance markets: The case of Australia
    Luke B Connelly
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, Centre for National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, and School of Economics, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Health Policy 98:3-14. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The economic characteristics of registries and their policy implications
    Luke B Connelly
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine and School of Economics, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Trauma 66:531-5. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The economic costs of road traffic crashes: Australia, states and territories
    Luke B Connelly
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health ACERH and Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, The University of Queensland, Mayne Medical School, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 38:1087-93. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Are people who claim compensation "cured by a verdict"? A longitudinal study of health outcomes after whiplash
    Natalie M Spearing
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland
    J Law Med 20:82-92. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Research on injury compensation and health outcomes: ignoring the problem of reverse causality led to a biased conclusion
    Natalie M Spearing
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4029, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:1219-26. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Whiplash and the compensation hypothesis
    Natalie M Spearing
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:S303-8. 2011

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Publications23

  1. pmc Are we there yet? Australian road safety targets and road traffic crash fatalities
    Susan Gargett
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Queensland, Edith Cavell Building, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, QLD, 4029, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:270. 2011
    ..The purpose of this paper is to examine the progress Australia and its states and territories have made in reducing RTC fatalities, and to estimate when the 2010 target may be reached by the jurisdictions...
  2. pmc A randomised clinical trial of a comprehensive exercise program for chronic whiplash: trial protocol
    Zoe A Michaleff
    The George Institute for International Health, The University of Sydney, George Street, Sydney, 2000, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:149. 2009
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of this comprehensive exercise approach for chronic whiplash...
  3. ncbi request reprint Balancing the number and size of sites: an economic approach to the optimal design of cluster samples
    Luke B Connelly
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, Herston, Australia
    Control Clin Trials 24:544-59. 2003
    ..Its principal purpose is to elucidate the statistical and economic trade-offs to assist researchers to employ randomized controlled trials that have desired economic, as well as statistical, properties...
  4. ncbi request reprint Economics and health promotion
    Luke B Connelly
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Queensland, Mayne Medical School, Herston Road, Q 4006, Herston, Australia
    Eur J Health Econ 5:236-42. 2004
    ..The paper concludes by suggesting some of the alternative conceptual approaches that might be brought to bear, as well as some ideas for empirical research...
  5. doi request reprint Risk equalisation and voluntary health insurance markets: The case of Australia
    Luke B Connelly
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, Centre for National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, and School of Economics, The University of Queensland, Australia
    Health Policy 98:3-14. 2010
    ..Thus, this paper provides a number of insights into the operation and outcomes of the Australian RE scheme following its first year of operation...
  6. doi request reprint The economic characteristics of registries and their policy implications
    Luke B Connelly
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine and School of Economics, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Trauma 66:531-5. 2009
    ..The discipline of economics supplies principles that may contribute to the discourse about investments in trauma registries and the role of the public sector, as well as the optimal use of the datasets those investments create...
  7. ncbi request reprint The economic costs of road traffic crashes: Australia, states and territories
    Luke B Connelly
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health ACERH and Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, The University of Queensland, Mayne Medical School, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 38:1087-93. 2006
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  8. ncbi request reprint Are people who claim compensation "cured by a verdict"? A longitudinal study of health outcomes after whiplash
    Natalie M Spearing
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland
    J Law Med 20:82-92. 2012
    ..Policy decisions to limit compensation in the belief that claimants systematically misrepresent their health status are not supported empirically Claimants do not appear to be "cured by a verdict"...
  9. doi request reprint Research on injury compensation and health outcomes: ignoring the problem of reverse causality led to a biased conclusion
    Natalie M Spearing
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4029, Australia
    J Clin Epidemiol 65:1219-26. 2012
    ..This study highlights the serious consequences of ignoring reverse causality bias in studies on compensation-related factors and health outcomes and demonstrates a technique for resolving this problem of observational data...
  10. doi request reprint Whiplash and the compensation hypothesis
    Natalie M Spearing
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:S303-8. 2011
    ..Review article...
  11. doi request reprint Does injury compensation lead to worse health after whiplash? A systematic review
    Natalie M Spearing
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health ACERH UQ, The University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Pain 153:1274-82. 2012
    ..Consequently, there is no clear evidence to support the idea that compensation and its related processes lead to worse health...
  12. pmc Dry needling and exercise for chronic whiplash - a randomised controlled trial
    Michele Sterling
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:160. 2009
    ..The primary aim of this project is to investigate the effectiveness of dry-needling, advice and exercise for chronic whiplash...
  13. ncbi request reprint Consumer evaluation of hospital foodservice quality: an empirical investigation
    Olivia R L Wright
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, Mayne Medical School, The University of Queensland, Herston, Australia
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur Inc Leadersh Health Serv 19:181-94. 2006
    ..01), but no statistically significant differences in overall ratings existed for other contextual or demographic groups...
  14. doi request reprint Are road traffic crash fatality rates converging among OECD countries?
    Hong Son Nghiem
    Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine CONROD, The University of Queensland, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 52:162-70. 2013
    ..This evidence may assist policymakers as an additional way of benchmarking their country's performance against that of its peers and to identify the next-closest peer in country sub-groups with superior road safety performance...
  15. doi request reprint Cost minimization analysis of laparoscopic sacral colpopexy and total vaginal mesh
    Christopher F Maher
    Wesley, Royal Brisbane, and Mater Urogynecology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 206:433.e1-7. 2012
    ..The objective of the study was a cost minimization analysis of the laparoscopic sacral colpopexy (LSC) and total vaginal mesh (TVM)...
  16. doi request reprint Determinants of foodservice satisfaction for patients in geriatrics/rehabilitation and residents in residential aged care
    Olivia R L Wright
    School of Human Movement Studies, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD, Australia
    Health Expect 16:251-65. 2013
    ..Poor satisfaction with institutional food is a significant moderator of food intake in geriatrics/rehabilitation and residential aged care...
  17. pmc Optimising corticosteroid injection for lateral epicondylalgia with the addition of physiotherapy: a protocol for a randomised control trial with placebo comparison
    Brooke K Coombes
    The University of Queensland, Division of Physiotherapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, St Lucia, QLD, 4072, Australia
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:76. 2009
    ..Surprisingly, these injections have not been rigorously tested against placebo injections. This study primarily addresses both of these issues...
  18. doi request reprint Is compensation "bad for health"? A systematic meta-review
    Natalie M Spearing
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland, Level 3 Mayne Medical School, Herston Road, Herston, Queensland, Australia 4006
    Injury 42:15-24. 2011
    ..This study evaluates the quality of the empirical evidence of a negative correlation between injury compensation and health outcomes, based on systematic reviews involving both verifiable and non-verifiable injuries...
  19. doi request reprint Child health and the income gradient: evidence from Australia
    Rasheda Khanam
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, The University of Queensland, Australia
    J Health Econ 28:805-17. 2009
    ..Propper, C., Rigg, J., Burgess, S., 2007. Child health: evidence on the roles of family income and maternal mental health from a UK birth cohort. Health Economics 16 (11) 1245-1269] on their British child cohort...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health outcomes of adults 3 months after injury
    Leanne M Aitken
    Research Centre for Clinical Practice Innovation, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia
    Injury 38:19-26. 2007
    ..Injury is a leading cause of preventable mortality and morbidity in Australia and the world. Despite this there is little research examining the health related quality of life of adults following general trauma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lifetime cover in private insurance markets
    H Shelton Brown
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Brownsville RAHC, 80 Firt Brown, Brownsville, TX 78520, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 5:75-88. 2005
    ..Based on empirically-based probabilities of illness, we predict that Lifetime Cover will not arrest adverse selection. The model has many policy implications for government regulation encouraging long-term health coverage...
  22. ncbi request reprint A note on the decomposition of the health concentration index
    Philip M Clarke
    Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford, UK
    Health Econ 12:511-6. 2003
    ..These methods provide insights into the nature of inequality that can be used to inform policy design to reduce income related health inequalities...
  23. ncbi request reprint An economic evaluation of plasma production via erythroplasmapheresis and whole blood collection
    Luke B Connelly
    Brisbane Graduate School of Business, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
    Transfus Apher Sci 27:101-11. 2002
    ..We conclude that, ceteris paribus, the cost of recruiting new plasma donors would need to be quite substantial for marginal investments in EPC to be considered cost-effective...