Kenneth (John) McConnell

Professor

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Research Output 2003 2019

2003

Deferred Care for Emergency Department Users with Nonacute Conditions [1] (multiple letters)

Lowe, R. B., McConnell, K. J., Abbuhl, S. B., Pitts, S. R., Kellermann, A. L., Washington, D. L., Shekelle, P. G. & Stevens, C. D., Sep 16 2003, In : Annals of internal medicine. 139, 6, p. 526-528 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)
Puerto Rico
Dengue
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Guidelines
Costs and Cost Analysis
6 Citations (Scopus)

Integrating Chlamydia trachomatis Control Services for Males in Female Reproductive Health Programs

McConnell, K. J., Packel, L., Biggs, M. A., Chow, J. M. & Brindis, C., Sep 2003, In : Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. 35, 5, p. 226-228 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reproductive Health Services
Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
Community Health Centers
Sex Factors
Chlamydia Infections
110 Citations (Scopus)

Risk of cervical cancer associated with extending the interval between cervical-cancer screenings

Sawaya, G. F., McConnell, K. J., Kulasingam, S. L., Lawson, H. W., Kerlikowske, K., Melnikow, J., Lee, N. C., Gildengorin, G., Myers, E. R. & Washington, A. E., Oct 16 2003, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 349, 16, p. 1501-1509 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Papanicolaou Test
Neoplasms
Biopsy
2004

Screening every three years, instead of annually, would result in a small increase in risk of cervical cancer

Sawaya, G. F., McConnell, K. J., Kulasingam, S. L., Lawson, H. W., Kerlikowske, K., Melnikow, J., Lee, N. C., Gildengorin, G., Myers, E. R., Washington, A. E., Franco, E. L. & Duarte-Franco, E. F., Dec 2004, In : Evidence-based Obstetrics and Gynecology. 6, 4, p. 204-205 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
2005
58 Citations (Scopus)

Climate suitability for stable malaria transmission in Zimbabwe under different climate change scenarios

Ebi, K. L., Hartman, J., Chan, N., McConnell, K. J., Schlesinger, M. & Weyant, J., Dec 2005, In : Climatic Change. 73, 3, p. 375-393 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

malaria
Climate change
climate change
climate
Gas emissions
87 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of increased ICU capacity on emergency department length of stay and ambulance diversion

McConnell, K. J., Richards, C. F., Daya, M. R., Bernell, S. L., Weathers, C. C. & Lowe, R. B., May 2005, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 45, 5, p. 471-478 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulance Diversion
Hospital Emergency Service
Length of Stay
Critical Care
Telemetry
81 Citations (Scopus)

Mortality benefit of transfer to level I versus level II trauma centers for head-injured patients

McConnell, K. J., Newgard, C., Mullins, R., Arthur, M. & Hedges, J. R., Apr 2005, In : Health Services Research. 40, 2, p. 435-457 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Trauma Centers
trauma
mortality
Head
Mortality
26 Citations (Scopus)

Seat position and the risk of serious thoracoabdominal injury in lateral motor vehicle crashes

Newgard, C., Lewis, R. J., Kraus, J. F. & McConnell, K. J., Jun 2005, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 37, 4, p. 668-674 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdominal Injuries
Thoracic Injuries
Motor Vehicles
Seats
motor vehicle
3 Citations (Scopus)

What do health savings accounts mean for the emergency department?

McConnell, K. J., Dec 2005, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 46, 6, p. 536-540 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Emergency Service
Deductibles and Coinsurance
Health
Health Care Costs
Major Medical Insurance
2006
45 Citations (Scopus)

Ambulance Diversion and Lost Hospital Revenues

McConnell, K. J., Richards, C. F., Daya, M. R., Weathers, C. C. & Lowe, R. B., Dec 2006, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 48, 6, p. 702-710 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulance Diversion
Ambulances
Hospital Emergency Service
Insurance Coverage
Urban Hospitals
9 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in access to primary care for Medicaid beneficiaries and the uninsured: The emergency department perspective

Lowe, R. B., McConnell, K. J., Fu, R. R., Weathers, C. C., Boyer-Quick, J., Adams, A. L. & Bauman, B., Jan 2006, In : American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 24, 1, p. 33-37 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicaid
Hospital Emergency Service
Primary Health Care
Health
Psychiatry
34 Citations (Scopus)

Cost-effectiveness of extending cervical cancer screening intervals among women with prior normal pap tests

Kulasingam, S. L., Myers, E. R., Lawson, H. W., McConnell, K. J., Kerlikowske, K., Melnikow, J., Washington, A. E. & Sawaya, G. F., Feb 2006, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 107, 2 I, p. 321-328 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Papanicolaou Test
Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Quality-Adjusted Life Years
36 Citations (Scopus)

Variability of Trauma Transfer Practices among Non-tertiary Care Hospital Emergency Departments

Newgard, C., McConnell, K. J. & Hedges, J. R., Jul 2006, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 13, 7, p. 746-754 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Departments
Hospital Emergency Service
Wounds and Injuries
Tertiary Healthcare
Tertiary Care Centers
2007
8 Citations (Scopus)

Outpatient Follow-up in Today's Health Care Environment

Handel, D. A., McConnell, K. J., Allen, H., Lowe, R. B. & Madsen, T. E., Mar 2007, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 49, 3, p. 288-292 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Physician-Patient Relations
Health Services Accessibility
Continuity of Patient Care
Emergency Medicine
Ambulatory Care
17 Citations (Scopus)

Productivity enhancement for primary care providers using multicondition care management

Dorr, D., Wilcox, A., McConnell, K. J., Burns, L. & Brunker, C. P., Jan 2007, In : American Journal of Managed Care. 13, 1, p. 22-28 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primary Health Care
productivity
Physicians
physician
management
100 Citations (Scopus)
Patient Transfer
Hospital Departments
Hospital Emergency Service
Wounds and Injuries
Odds Ratio
6 Citations (Scopus)

The financing of hospital-based emergency departments

McConnell, K. J., Gray, D. & Lindrooth, R. C., Jun 2007, In : Journal of Health Care Finance. 33, 4, p. 31-52 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Emergency Service
Motivation
Quality of Health Care
Emergency Medical Services
Patient Safety
50 Citations (Scopus)

The On-Call Crisis: A Statewide Assessment of the Costs of Providing On-Call Specialist Coverage

McConnell, K. J., Johnson, L. A., Arab, N., Richards, C. F., Newgard, C. & Edlund, T., Jun 2007, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 49, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Costs and Cost Analysis
Wounds and Injuries
Emergency Medical Services
Hospital Chief Executive Officers
Quality of Health Care

Trauma Care and Limited Resources

McConnell, K. J., Jan 2007, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 49, 1, p. 62-63 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Health Care
Triage
Trauma Centers
Malaysia
Logistic Models
2008
17 Citations (Scopus)
Longitudinal Studies
Hospital Emergency Service
Costs and Cost Analysis
Hospital Chief Executive Officers
Emergencies
17 Citations (Scopus)

Community consultation methods in a study using exception to informed consent

Nelson, M., Schmidt, T., Deiorio, N., McConnell, K. J., Griffiths, D. E. & McClure, K. B., Sep 2008, In : Prehospital Emergency Care. 12, 4, p. 417-425 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Informed Consent
Referral and Consultation
Surveys and Questionnaires
Health Services Needs and Demand
Resuscitation
21 Citations (Scopus)
Chest Pain
Echocardiography
Hospital Emergency Service
Electrocardiography
Costs and Cost Analysis
11 Citations (Scopus)
Air Bags
Body Size
Motor Vehicles
motor vehicle
Seats
7 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of eliminating behavioral health benefits for selected medicaid enrollees

McConnell, K. J., Wallace, N. T., Gallia, C. A. & Smith, J. A., Aug 2008, In : Health Services Research. 43, 4, p. 1348-1365 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicaid
Insurance Benefits
Health Expenditures
expenditures
substance abuse
32 Citations (Scopus)

How effective are copayments in reducing expenditures for low-income adult medicaid beneficiaries? Experience from the Oregon Health Plan

Wallace, N. T., McConnell, K. J., Gallia, C. A. & Smith, J. A., Apr 2008, In : Health Services Research. 43, 2, p. 515-530 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicaid
Health Expenditures
expenditures
low income
Health
11 Citations (Scopus)

How Much Does Emergency Department Use Affect the Cost of Medicaid Programs?

Handel, D. A., McConnell, K. J., Wallace, N. & Gallia, C., May 2008, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 51, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicaid
Hospital Emergency Service
Health Expenditures
Costs and Cost Analysis
Hospital Ancillary Services
21 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of Medicaid Cutbacks on Emergency Department Use: The Oregon Experience

Lowe, R. B., McConnell, K. J., Vogt, M. E. & Smith, J. A., Dec 2008, In : Annals of Emergency Medicine. 52, 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicaid
Hospital Emergency Service
Health
Health Policy
Confidence Intervals
27 Citations (Scopus)

Methamphetamine-related emergency department utilization and cost

Hendrickson, R., Cloutier, R. & McConnell, K. J., Jan 2008, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 15, 1, p. 23-31 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methamphetamine
Hospital Emergency Service
Costs and Cost Analysis
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
2009
27 Citations (Scopus)

Management practices in substance abuse treatment programs

McConnell, K. J., Hoffman, K. A., Quanbeck, A. & McCarty, D., Jul 2009, In : Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 37, 1, p. 79-89 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Practice Management
Substance-Related Disorders
594 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of emergency department crowding on clinically oriented outcomes

Bernstein, S. L., Aronsky, D., Duseja, R., Epstein, S., Handel, D., Hwang, U., McCarthy, M., McConnell, K. J., Pines, J. M., Rathlev, N., Schafermeyer, R., Zwemer, F., Schull, M. & Asplin, B. R., Jan 2009, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 16, 1, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crowding
Hospital Emergency Service
Quality of Health Care
Patient Satisfaction
Pneumonia
20 Citations (Scopus)

The financial impact of ambulance diversion on inpatient hospital revenues and profits

Handel, D. A. & McConnell, K. J., Jan 2009, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 16, 1, p. 29-33 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulance Diversion
Inpatients
Ambulances
Quality of Health Care
Patient Safety
2010
5 Citations (Scopus)

Benefit policy and disenrollment of adult medicaid beneficiaries from the oregon health plan

Wallace, N. T., McConnell, K. J., Gallia, C. A. & Edlund, T. D., Nov 2010, In : Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 21, 4, p. 1382-1394 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicaid
Health
Substance-Related Disorders
Methadone
Health Insurance
6 Citations (Scopus)

Failure of intimate partner violence screening among patients with substance use disorders

Choo, E., Nicolaidis, C., Jenkinson, R. H., Cox, J. M. & McConnell, K. J., Aug 2010, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 17, 8, p. 886-889 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substance-Related Disorders
Confidence Intervals
Violence
Odds Ratio
Hospital Emergency Service
4 Citations (Scopus)

Injury Hospitalization as a Marker for Emergency Medical Services Use in Elderly Patients

Fleischman, R. J., McConnell, K. J., Adams, A. L., Hedges, J. R. & Newgard, C., Aug 2010, In : Prehospital Emergency Care. 14, 4, p. 425-432 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Emergency Medical Services
Hospitalization
Wounds and Injuries
Costs and Cost Analysis
International Classification of Diseases
16 Citations (Scopus)

Priorities for policy research on treatments for alcohol and drug use disorders

McCarty, D., McConnell, K. J. & Schmidt, L. A., Sep 2010, In : Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 39, 2, p. 87-95 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Substance-Related Disorders
Alcohols
Research
Tobacco Use Cessation
Quality of Health Care
9 Citations (Scopus)

Rural-urban disparities in child abuse management resources in the emergency department

Choo, E., Spiro, D. M., Lowe, R. B., Newgard, C., Hall, M. K. & McConnell, K. J., Sep 2010, In : Journal of Rural Health. 26, 4, p. 361-365 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Abuse
Hospital Emergency Service
Nurse Administrators
Multivariate Analysis
12 Citations (Scopus)

The use of scripting at triage and its impact on elopements

Handel, D. A., Fu, R. R., Daya, M. R., York, J., Larson, E. & McConnell, K. J., 2010, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 17, 5, p. 495-500 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Triage
Hospital Emergency Service
Confounding Factors (Epidemiology)
Treatment Refusal
Logistic Models
45 Citations (Scopus)

Validation of length of hospital stay as a surrogate measure for injury severity and resource use among injury survivors

Newgard, C., Fleischman, R., Choo, E., Ma, O., Hedges, J. R. & McConnell, K. J., Feb 2010, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 17, 2, p. 142-150 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Survivors
Length of Stay
Wounds and Injuries
Hospital Emergency Service
International Classification of Diseases
2011
20 Citations (Scopus)

Disseminating quality improvement: Study protocol for a large cluster-randomized trial

Quanbeck, A. R., Gustafson, D. H., Ford, J. H., Pulvermacher, A., French, M. T., McConnell, K. J. & McCarty, D., Apr 27 2011, In : Implementation Science. 6, 1, 44.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
Costs and Cost Analysis
Personnel Turnover
Organizations
Organizational Innovation
9 Citations (Scopus)

Extended-release naltrexone for alcohol dependence: persistence and healthcare costs and utilization.

Bryson, W. C., McConnell, K. J., Krothuis, T. & McCarty, D., Jun 2011, In : The American journal of managed care. 17 Suppl 8

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Naltrexone
Health Care Costs
Alcoholism
Disulfiram
Therapeutics
7 Citations (Scopus)

Rural-urban disparities in emergency department intimate partner violence resources

Choo, E., Newgard, C., Lowe, R. B., Hall, M. K. & McConnell, K. J., May 2011, In : Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. 12, 2, p. 178-183 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Emergency Service
Education
Rural Hospitals
Nurse Administrators
Checklist
2012
8 Citations (Scopus)

A business case for quality improvement in addiction treatment: Evidence from the NIATx collaborative

Quanbeck, A. R., Madden, L., Edmundson, E., Ford, J. H., McConnell, K. J., McCarty, D. & Gustafson, D. H., Jan 2012, In : Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research. 39, 1, p. 91-100 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
addiction
customer
performance
evidence
8 Citations (Scopus)

Association between emergency department resources and diagnosis of intimate partner violence

Choo, E., Nicolaidis, C., Newgard, C., Hall, M. K., Lowe, R. B., McConnell, M. K. & McConnell, K. J., Apr 2012, In : European Journal of Emergency Medicine. 19, 2, p. 83-88 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Emergency Service
Intimate Partner Violence
Checklist
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
41 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioral health insurance parity: Does Oregon's experience presage the national experience with the mental health parity and addiction equity act?

McConnell, K. J., Gast, S. H. N., Ridgely, M. S., Wallace, N., Jacuzzi, N., Rieckmann, T., McFarland, B. & McCarty, D., 2012, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 169, 1, p. 31-38 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Insurance
Parity
Mental Health
Substance-Related Disorders
Health Expenditures
5 Citations (Scopus)

Is futile care in the injured elderly an important target for cost savings?

Fleischman, R. J., Mullins, R., McConnell, K. J., Hedges, J. R., Ma, O. & Newgard, C., Jul 2012, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 73, 1, p. 146-151 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Futility
Cost Savings
Wounds and Injuries
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health Care Costs

Response to Kuttner letter

McConnell, K. J., McFarland, B., McCarty, D. & Ridgely, M. S., May 1 2012, In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 169, 5, p. 539-540 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of comprehensive behavioral health parity on choice of provider

McConnell, K. J., Gast, S. H. N. & McFarland, B., Jun 2012, In : Medical Care. 50, 6, p. 527-533 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parity
Health
Mental Health
Health Services
Research Design
6 Citations (Scopus)

Validation of physician orders for life-sustaining treatment: Electronic registry to guide emergency care

Olszewski, E. A., Newgard, C., Zive, D., Schmidt, T. & McConnell, K. J., Jul 2012, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 60, 7, p. 1384-1386 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Record Linkage
Resuscitation Orders
Advance Directives
Emergency Medical Services
Registries