Publications by authors named "John E Connett"

100Publications

Effect of Inhaled Cannabis for Pain in Adults With Sickle Cell Disease: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

JAMA Netw Open 2020 07 1;3(7):e2010874. Epub 2020 Jul 1.

Vascular Biology Center, Division of Hematology-Oncology-Transplantation, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis.

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July 2020

Metoprolol for the Prevention of Exacerbations of COPD. Reply.

N Engl J Med 2020 04;382(14):1375-1376

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

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April 2020

Randomized Trial of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction in Cardiac Patients Eligible for Cardiac Rehabilitation.

Sci Rep 2019 12 5;9(1):18415. Epub 2019 Dec 5.

Program in Health Disparities Research, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

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December 2019

Metoprolol for the Prevention of Acute Exacerbations of COPD.

N Engl J Med 2019 12 20;381(24):2304-2314. Epub 2019 Oct 20.

From the Lung Health Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham (M.T.D., S.P.B., J.M.W., E.W.), and Birmingham Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Center (M.T.D., J.A.D.C., J.M.W.) - both in Birmingham; the University of Minnesota (H.V., E.S.H., S.L., J.E.C.) and the Minneapolis VA Medical Center (K.M.K.), Minneapolis, HealthPartners Minnesota, Bloomington (C.M.), and Mayo Clinic, Rochester (P.D.S.) - all in Minnesota; New York-Presbyterian (NYP)-Columbia University Medical Center (K.B.), NYP-Weill Cornell Medical Center (R. Kaner, F.J.M.), NYP-Queens Medical Center (A.S.), and NYP-Brooklyn Methodist Medical Center (J.A.W.) - all in New York; Lundquist Institute for Biomedical Innovation at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles (R.C., W.W.S.), the University of California, San Francisco-Fresno, Fresno (V.V.J.), and the University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco (S.C.L.) - all in California; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston (C.E.C.); Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia (G.J.C.); the Ann Arbor VA Medical Center (J.L.C.) and the University of Michigan Health System (M.K.H.) - both in Ann Arbor; the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland (U.H.); Northwestern University, Chicago (R. Kalhan); the University of Vermont, Burlington (D.K.); the University of Washington, Seattle (A.A.L.); Louisiana State University, New Orleans (M.R.L.); National Jewish Health, Denver (B.J.M.); the Cincinnati VA Medical Center, Cincinnati (R.J.P.); the University of Maryland, Baltimore (R.M.R.); the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh (F.C.S.); and North Florida-South Georgia Veterans Health System, Gainesville (P.S.S.).

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December 2019

The relationship between oral health and COPD exacerbations.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2019 23;14:881-892. Epub 2019 Apr 23.

Pulmonary Section, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

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December 2019

Effect of daily azithromycin therapy and adherence on readmission risk in COPD.

Eur Respir J 2019 03 18;53(3). Epub 2019 Mar 18.

Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York NY, USA

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March 2019

Diet and gender influence survival of transgenic Berkley sickle cell mice.

Haematologica 2019 08 14;104(8):e331-e334. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

Vascular Biology Center, Division of Hematology, Oncology & Transplantation, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

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August 2019

Relationship of Absolute Telomere Length With Quality of Life, Exacerbations, and Mortality in COPD.

Chest 2018 08 12;154(2):266-273. Epub 2018 Jul 12.

Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, St. Paul's Hospital, and Department of Medicine (Respiratory Division), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Electronic address:

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August 2018

Serum bilirubin and the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations.

Respir Res 2017 10 24;18(1):179. Epub 2017 Oct 24.

Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Apnea (111N), One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN, 55417, USA.

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October 2017

School Practices to Foster LGBT-Supportive Climate: Associations with Adolescent Bullying Involvement.

Prev Sci 2018 08;19(6):813-821

Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, 717 Delaware St SE, 3rd floor, Minneapolis, MN, 55414, USA.

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August 2018

Azithromycin and risk of COPD exacerbations in patients with and without Helicobacter pylori.

Respir Res 2017 05 30;18(1):109. Epub 2017 May 30.

Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, St. Paul's Hospital, & Department of Medicine (Respiratory Division), University of British Columbia, Don D Sin, Room 8446-1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y6, Canada.

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May 2017

Serum IgG and risk of exacerbations and hospitalizations in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

J Allergy Clin Immunol 2017 10 27;140(4):1164-1167.e6. Epub 2017 Apr 27.

Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, St Paul's Hospital, & the Department of Medicine (Division of Respiratory Medicine), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Electronic address:

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October 2017

A cross-sectional examination of visual acuity by specific type of albinism.

J AAPOS 2016 10 16;20(5):419-424. Epub 2016 Sep 16.

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Electronic address:

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October 2016

Individualized prediction of lung-function decline in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

CMAJ 2016 Oct 2;188(14):1004-1011. Epub 2016 Aug 2.

Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation (Zafari, Bryan, Sadatsafavi), Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia; Centre for Heart and Lung Innovation (Sin, Man, McManus, Hollander), St. Paul's Hospital; Institute for Heart and Lung Health (Sin, Man, McManus, Hollander, Sadatsafavi), University of British Columbia; Division of Respiratory Medicine (Sin, Lam, Man, Sadatsafavi), Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; University Medical Center Groningen (Postma, Vonk), Groningen Research Institute for Asthma and COPD (GRIAC), University of Groningen, Groningen; University Medical Center Groningen (Postma), Department of Pulmonary Diseases, University of Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands; Department of Respiratory Medicine and Allergology (Löfdahl), Lund University, Lund, Sweden; Department of Epidemiology (Vonk), University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, the Netherlands; School of Population and Public Health (Bryan), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Collaboration for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Khakban), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (Tashkin), Los Angeles, Calif.; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Wise), Baltimore, Md.; University of Minnesota School of Public Health (Connett), Minneapolis, Minn.; PROOF Centre for Excellence (McManus, Ng, Hollander), Vancouver, BC; Department of Community Health Sciences (Tammemagi), Brock University, St. Catharines, Ont.

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October 2016

β-Blockers for the prevention of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (βLOCK COPD): a randomised controlled study protocol.

BMJ Open 2016 06 7;6(6):e012292. Epub 2016 Jun 7.

Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, UAB Lung Health Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA Birmingham Veterans Affairs Hospital, Birmingham, Alabama, USA.

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June 2016

Partial ileal bypass affords protection from onset of type 2 diabetes.

Surg Obes Relat Dis 2017 Jan 29;13(1):45-51. Epub 2016 Jan 29.

School of Public Health, the Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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January 2017

Associations of interleukin-1 gene cluster polymorphisms with C-reactive protein concentration and lung function decline in smoking-induced chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2015 1;8(10):13125-35. Epub 2015 Oct 1.

Department of Respiratory and Critical Medicine, West China Hospital of Sichuan University Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China ; Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, University of British Columbia and St. Paul's Hospital Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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October 2016

Role of survivor bias in pancreatic cancer case-control studies.

Ann Epidemiol 2016 Jan 14;26(1):50-6. Epub 2015 Nov 14.

Division of Epidemiology & Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

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January 2016

Self-reported alcohol intake and risk of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective cohort study.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2015 20;10:1363-70. Epub 2015 Jul 20.

Pulmonary Section, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA ; Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

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March 2016

The relationship between Helicobacter pylori seropositivity and COPD.

Thorax 2015 Oct 29;70(10):923-9. Epub 2015 May 29.

Department of Medicine (Division of Respiratory Medicine), Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, Providence Heart/Lung Institute at St Paul's Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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October 2015

Self-reported sleep quality and acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2015 20;10:389-97. Epub 2015 Feb 20.

Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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December 2015

Serum Bilirubin and Disease Progression in Mild COPD.

Chest 2015 Jul;148(1):169-175

Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; UBC James Hogg Research Centre and the Institute for Heart and Lung Health, St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Electronic address:

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July 2015

Measuring central airway obstruction. What do bronchoscopists do?

Ann Am Thorac Soc 2015 Jan;12(1):85-90

1 Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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January 2015

Does levodopa improve vision in albinism? Results of a randomized, controlled clinical trial.

Clin Exp Ophthalmol 2014 Nov 5;42(8):713-21. Epub 2014 May 5.

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

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November 2014

Club cell protein 16 and disease progression in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2013 Dec;188(12):1413-9

1 University of British Columbia James Hogg Research Center and the Institute for Heart and Lung Health, St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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December 2013

Chronic productive cough is associated with death in smokers with early COPD.

COPD 2014 Aug 15;11(4):451-8. Epub 2013 Oct 15.

1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University , Baltimore, MD , USA.

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August 2014

The relation of serum myeloperoxidase to disease progression and mortality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

PLoS One 2013 18;8(4):e61315. Epub 2013 Apr 18.

UBC James Hogg Research Center and The Institute of Heart and Lung Institute, St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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December 2013

Statistical Approaches to Assess the Effects of Disease on Neurocognitive Function Over Time.

J Biom Biostat 2012 Dec;Suppl 7

Division of Global Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

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December 2012

Homeless former smokers' interest in helping homeless current smokers quit.

Am J Health Promot 2012 Nov-Dec;27(2):90-3

Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55414, USA.

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November 2013

NFE2L2 pathway polymorphisms and lung function decline in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Physiol Genomics 2012 Aug 12;44(15):754-63. Epub 2012 Jun 12.

UBC James Hogg Research Centre, Providence Heart + Lung Institute, St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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August 2012

Spirometric predictors of lung function decline and mortality in early chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2012 Jun 3;185(12):1301-6. Epub 2012 May 3.

Division of Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA.

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June 2012

The relationship between telomere length and mortality in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

PLoS One 2012 25;7(4):e35567. Epub 2012 Apr 25.

The Providence Heart and Lung Institute at St. Paul's Hospital, The UBC James Hogg Research Centre & Department of Medicine, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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September 2012

Risk for hospital readmission following bariatric surgery.

PLoS One 2012 7;7(3):e32506. Epub 2012 Mar 7.

Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America.

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August 2012

The complex relationship of serum adiponectin to COPD outcomes COPD and adiponectin.

Chest 2012 Oct;142(4):893-899

University of British Columbia James Hogg Research Center and the Providence Heart and Lung Institute at St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Electronic address:

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October 2012

Vitamin D levels and risk of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective cohort study.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2012 Feb 10;185(3):286-90. Epub 2011 Nov 10.

Pulmonary Section, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minnesota 55417, USA.

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February 2012

Effect of heme oxygenase-1 polymorphisms on lung function and gene expression.

BMC Med Genet 2011 Sep 8;12:117. Epub 2011 Sep 8.

UBC James Hogg Research Center, Providence Heart + Lung Institute, St, Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

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September 2011

Effect of gene environment interactions on lung function and cardiovascular disease in COPD.

Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 2011 10;6:277-87. Epub 2011 May 10.

University of British Columbia, James Hogg Research Laboratories, St Paul's Hospital, Division of Respirology, Department of Medicine, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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November 2011

Circulating surfactant protein-D and the risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality.

Eur Heart J 2011 Aug 8;32(15):1918-25. Epub 2011 Jun 8.

Providence Heart and Lung Institute and The UBC James Hogg Research Center, St. Paul's Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6Z 1Y6.

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August 2011

Does nicotine replacement therapy cause cancer? Evidence from the Lung Health Study.

Nicotine Tob Res 2009 Sep 1;11(9):1076-82. Epub 2009 Jul 1.

Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 7th Floor, Manitoba, Canada.

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September 2009

Menthol cigarettes and health risks in Lung Health Study data.

Nicotine Tob Res 2007 Jan;9(1):101-7

Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba. Winnipeg, MB, Canada.

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January 2007

Transforming growth factor-beta1 polymorphisms, airway responsiveness and lung function decline in smokers.

Respir Med 2007 May 27;101(5):938-43. Epub 2006 Oct 27.

James Hogg iCAPTURE Center for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research, St. Paul's Hospital, Room 166, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6Z 1Y6.

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May 2007

Association of Hck genetic polymorphisms with gene expression and COPD.

Hum Genet 2007 Jan 26;120(5):681-90. Epub 2006 Sep 26.

James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research , St. Paul's Hospital, University of British Columbia, 1081 Burrard Street, Room 166, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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January 2007

Predictors of attendance and dropout at the Lung Health Study 11-year follow-up.

Contemp Clin Trials 2007 Jan 1;28(1):25-32. Epub 2006 Sep 1.

Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada.

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January 2007

Contribution of alpha- and beta-defensins to lung function decline and infection in smokers: an association study.

Respir Res 2006 May 15;7:76. Epub 2006 May 15.

James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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May 2006

Variability of spirometry in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: results from two clinical trials.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2006 May 23;173(10):1106-13. Epub 2006 Feb 23.

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA.

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May 2006

Interferon gamma polymorphisms and their interaction with smoking are associated with lung function.

Hum Genet 2006 May 11;119(4):365-75. Epub 2006 Feb 11.

The James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research, St. Paul's Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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May 2006

Lack of association of human leukocyte antigen-B7 with COPD and rate of decline in lung function.

Respir Med 2005 Dec 26;99(12):1528-33. Epub 2005 Apr 26.

The James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre, University of British Columbia, St Paul's Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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December 2005

Small-sample performance of the robust score test and its modifications in generalized estimating equations.

Stat Med 2005 Nov;24(22):3479-95

Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA.

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November 2005

Difficulty in demonstrating a risk from drinking pattern in fourteen years of coronary heart disease morbidity and mortality: the Lung Health Study.

Addict Behav 2005 Jun;30(5):875-87

Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, MS-740B, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3A 1R9.

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June 2005

Glutathione S-transferase variants and their interaction with smoking on lung function.

Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2004 Aug 7;170(4):388-94. Epub 2004 Jun 7.

The James Hogg iCAPTURE Centre for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research, St. Paul's Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6, Canada.

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August 2004

Survival and long-term neurodevelopmental outcome of extremely premature infants born at 23-26 weeks' gestational age at a tertiary center.

Pediatrics 2004 Jan;113(1 Pt 1):e1-6

Division of Neonatology, Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404, USA.

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January 2004

Surfactant and partial liquid ventilation via conventional and high-frequency techniques in an animal model of respiratory distress syndrome.

Pediatr Crit Care Med 2000 Jul;1(1):72-78

Infant Pulmonary Research Center, Children's Hospital of St. Paul, St. Paul, Minnesota (Drs. Manaligod, Bendel-Stenzel, Smith, Simonton, Connett, and Mammel; Mr. Bing; and Ms. Meyers); the departments of Pediatrics (Drs. Manaligod, Bendel-Stenzel, and Mammel) and Biostatistics (Dr. Connett), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Alliance Pharmaceutical Corporation, San Diego, California (Dr. Smith).

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July 2000

Changes in smoking status affect women more than men: results of the Lung Health Study.

Am J Epidemiol 2003 Jun;157(11):973-9

Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

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June 2003

Polymorphisms in the IL13, IL13RA1, and IL4RA genes and rate of decline in lung function in smokers.

Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 2003 Mar;28(3):379-85

UBC McDonald Research Laboratories/iCAPTURE Center, St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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March 2003

Persistence of the effect of the Lung Health Study (LHS) smoking intervention over eleven years.

Prev Med 2002 Oct;35(4):314-9

Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3A 1R9.

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October 2002

Relations of cotinine and carbon monoxide to self-reported smoking in a cohort of smokers and ex-smokers followed over 5 years.

Nicotine Tob Res 2002 Aug;4(3):287-94

Department of Community Health Sciences, Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, Room MS-754, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3A 1R9.

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August 2002