J Connor

Summary

Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of driver sleepiness in car crashes: a systematic review of epidemiological studies
    J Connor
    Injury Prevention Research Centre, Department of Community Health, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Accid Anal Prev 33:31-41. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of driver sleepiness in a random population-based sample of car driving
    J Connor
    Injury Prevention Research Centre, Department of Community Health, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Sleep 24:688-94. 2001
  3. pmc Driver sleepiness and risk of serious injury to car occupants: population based case control study
    Jennie Connor
    Division of Community Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMJ 324:1125. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint The burden of death, disease, and disability due to alcohol in New Zealand
    Jennie Connor
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 118:U1412. 2005
  5. pmc Do fixed-dose combination pills or unit-of-use packaging improve adherence? A systematic review
    Jennie Connor
    Department of Community Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Bull World Health Organ 82:935-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The contribution of alcohol to serious car crash injuries
    Jennie Connor
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Epidemiology 15:337-44. 2004
  7. pmc Car colour and risk of car crash injury: population based case control study
    S Furness
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMJ 327:1455-6. 2003
  8. doi request reprint The burden of road trauma due to other people's drinking
    Jennie Connor
    Centre for Social and Health Outcomes Research and Evaluation SHORE, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Accid Anal Prev 41:1099-103. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and ischaemic heart disease: probably no free lunch
    Rod Jackson
    School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet 366:1911-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular medications in primary care: treatment gaps and targeting by absolute risk
    Natasha Rafter
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 118:U1676. 2005

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of driver sleepiness in car crashes: a systematic review of epidemiological studies
    J Connor
    Injury Prevention Research Centre, Department of Community Health, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Accid Anal Prev 33:31-41. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of driver sleepiness in a random population-based sample of car driving
    J Connor
    Injury Prevention Research Centre, Department of Community Health, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Sleep 24:688-94. 2001
    ..To obtain reliable estimates of the prevalence of driver sleepiness...
  3. pmc Driver sleepiness and risk of serious injury to car occupants: population based case control study
    Jennie Connor
    Division of Community Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMJ 324:1125. 2002
    ..To estimate the contribution of driver sleepiness to the causes of car crash injuries...
  4. ncbi request reprint The burden of death, disease, and disability due to alcohol in New Zealand
    Jennie Connor
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 118:U1412. 2005
    ..To estimate the burden of death, disease, and disability attributable to alcohol consumption in New Zealand...
  5. pmc Do fixed-dose combination pills or unit-of-use packaging improve adherence? A systematic review
    Jennie Connor
    Department of Community Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Bull World Health Organ 82:935-9. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The contribution of alcohol to serious car crash injuries
    Jennie Connor
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Epidemiology 15:337-44. 2004
    ..Alcohol impairment of drivers is considered the most important contributing cause of car crash injuries. The burden of injury attributable to drinking drivers has been estimated only indirectly...
  7. pmc Car colour and risk of car crash injury: population based case control study
    S Furness
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    BMJ 327:1455-6. 2003
  8. doi request reprint The burden of road trauma due to other people's drinking
    Jennie Connor
    Centre for Social and Health Outcomes Research and Evaluation SHORE, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Accid Anal Prev 41:1099-103. 2009
    ..Using official cost figures, alcohol-related injuries to innocent victims cost the country more than half a billion dollars per year...
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and ischaemic heart disease: probably no free lunch
    Rod Jackson
    School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Lancet 366:1911-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular medications in primary care: treatment gaps and targeting by absolute risk
    Natasha Rafter
    Clinical Trials Research Unit, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 118:U1676. 2005
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress among hospitalized and nonhospitalized survivors of serious car crashes: a population-based study
    Shanthi Ameratunga
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Private Bag, Auckland Mail Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
    Psychiatr Serv 60:402-4. 2009
    ..This study investigated the prevalence of posttraumatic stress among survivors of serious injury-producing car crashes...
  12. pmc Motorcycle rider conspicuity and crash related injury: case-control study
    Susan Wells
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, Private Bag 92019, University of Auckland, Grafton Road, Auckland 1, New Zealand
    BMJ 328:857. 2004
    ..To investigate whether the risk of motorcycle crash related injuries is associated with the conspicuity of the driver or vehicle...
  13. doi request reprint Chronic neck pain following car crashes: a population-based study from Auckland, New Zealand
    S Ameratunga
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, Australia
    Intern Med J 40:704-9. 2010
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and their associations with alcohol consumption: are there differences between Maori and non-Maori in Aotearoa (New Zealand)?
    Dale Bramley
    Section of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland
    N Z Med J 119:U1929. 2006
    ..To describe the relationship between indicators of alcohol consumption and major known cardiovascular risk factors, and to test whether these relationships are different for Maori and non-Maori...
  15. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-related harm to others: a survey of physical and sexual assault in New Zealand
    Jennie Connor
    Centre for Social and Health Outcomes Research and Evaluation SHORE, Massey University, PO Box 6137, Wellesley St, Auckland, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 122:10-20. 2009
    ..To describe the 12-month prevalence of physical and sexual assault, and the association of assault with drinking by the perpetrator...
  16. ncbi request reprint Spatial analysis of annual air pollution exposure and mortality
    Amanda Scoggins
    National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Limited, Private Bag 109 695, Newmarket 269 Khyber Pass Rd, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand
    Sci Total Environ 321:71-85. 2004
    ..Taken together with overseas studies the study provides additional evidence that long-term exposure to poor air quality, even at levels below current standards, is a hazard to the public health...
  17. ncbi request reprint The GATE frame: critical appraisal with pictures
    Rod Jackson
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Evid Based Med 11:35-8. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint The GATE frame: critical appraisal with pictures
    Rod Jackson
    University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    ACP J Club 144:A8-11. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Organisational travel plans for improving health
    Jamie Hosking
    School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD005575. 2010
    ..Given the current lack of evidence, organisational travel plans should be implemented in the context of robustly-designed research studies, such as well-designed cluster randomised trials...
  20. ncbi request reprint Unlicensed drivers and car crash injury
    Stephanie Blows
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 6:230-4. 2005
    ..We examined the association between unlicensed driving and car crash injury using data from a population-based case control study...
  21. ncbi request reprint The health benefits of alcohol: yeah right
    Jennie Connor
    N Z Med J 118:U1499. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Marijuana use and car crash injury
    Stephanie Blows
    The George Institute for International Health, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 100:605-11. 2005
    ..To investigate the relationship between marijuana use prior to driving, habitual marijuana use and car crash injury...
  23. ncbi request reprint Car insurance and the risk of car crash injury
    Stephanie Blows
    Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, P O Box 576, 144 Burren Street, Newton 2042, NSW, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 35:987-90. 2003
    ..The estimated proportion of drivers who are uninsured is between 5 and 15% in developed countries, representing a significant public health problem worthy of further investigation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Does periodic vehicle inspection reduce car crash injury? Evidence from the Auckland Car Crash Injury Study
    Stephanie Blows
    Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:323-7. 2003
    ..This paper examines the association between periodic motor vehicle inspection and frequent tire pressure checks, and the risk of car crash injury...
  25. doi request reprint Predicting road crashes from a mathematical model of alertness regulation--The Sleep/Wake Predictor
    Torbjorn Akerstedt
    Stress Research Institute, Stockholm University and Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1480-5. 2008
    ..05 g/dl). It was concluded that the model is a good predictor of road crashes beyond that of alcohol level, and that interaction between the two carries a very high risk...
  26. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation, antidepressive medication and car crash injury
    Lawrence T Lam
    The Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, Sydney, NSW 2145, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 37:335-9. 2005
    ..This study aimed to investigate the association between suicidal ideation, antidepressive medication and the risk of a car crash resulting in serious injury...
  27. ncbi request reprint Passenger carriage and car crash injury: a comparison between younger and older drivers
    Lawrence T Lam
    The Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, Locked Bag 4001, Sydney, Westmead NSW 2145, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 35:861-7. 2003
    ..Passenger restriction as part of the graduate licensing system was discussed in the light of these results...
  28. ncbi request reprint The knock-on effects of unrestrained drinking
    Jennie Connor
    N Z Med J 121:11-4. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint Raising non-smokers
    Jennie Connor
    N Z Med J 120:U2865. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint The hazards of driving to work
    Jennie Connor
    N Z Med J 118:U1786. 2005
  31. ncbi request reprint Seatbelt non-use and car crash injury: an interview study
    Stephanie Blows
    The George Institute for International Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Traffic Inj Prev 6:117-9. 2005
    ..To examine the relationship between seatbelt non-use at the time of a crash, habitual non-use of seatbelts, and car crash injury; and to calculate the population attributable risk for car crash injury due to seatbelt non-use...