Alec B. O'Connor, M.D., M.P.H.

Alec B. O'Connor, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box MED
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2874
Fax: (585) 756-5111

Books

2010
O'Connor AB; Dworkin RH. "Clinical trial design for chronic pain treatments". Evidence-based Chronic Pain Management. Stannard, Ballyantyne, Kalso. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
2010
O'Connor AB; Dworkin RH. "Assessment of Pain and Health-Related Quality of Life in Chronic Pain Clinical Trials". The Handbook of Pain Assessment. Turk, Melzak. : Guilford Press, 2010.
2010
O'Connor AB; Dworkin RH. "Understanding and interpreting neuropathic pain clinical trials". Neuropathic Pain: Mechanisms and Management. Simpson, McArthur, Dworkin. : Oxford University Press, 2010.
2009
O'Connor AB; Dworkin RH. "Evidence-based treatment of chronic neuropathic pain using non-opioid therapy". Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology. : American Academy of Neurology, 2009.
2005
O'Connor AB, Dworkin RH. "Neuropathic Pain". In Expert Guide to Pain Management. : American Scientific Publishers, 2005.

Journal Articles

Showing all 44 journal articles available.

2012
Turk D.; O'Connor AB.; Dworkin RH.; Chaudhry A.; Katz NP, et al. "Research design considerations for clinical studies of abuse-deterrent opioid analgesics: IMMPACT recommendations". Pain. 2012; 153: 1997-2008. Link
2012
Lang VJ.; O'Connor AB.; Blatt A.; Gracey C. "Collaborative development of teaching scripts: an efficient faculty development approach for a busy clinical teaching unit". Journal of Hospital Medicine. 2012; 7: 644-648. Link
2011
Alexander GC.; O'Connor AB.; Stafford RS. "Enhancing prescription drug innovation and value". Annals of Internal Medicine. 2011; 154: 833-837. Link
2011
O'Connor AB.; Lang VJ.; Bordley DR. "Impact of inpatient resident team structure redesign on residents, students, and patients". Academic Medicine. 2011; 86: 1500-1507. Link
2010 May
O'Connor AB. "LOCF approach to handling missing data overestimates the pain score improvement of drop-outs." The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society.. 2010 May; 11(5):500-1; author reply 502-3. Epub 2010 Mar 24.
2010 Mar 10
O'Connor AB. "Building comparative efficacy and tolerability into the FDA approval process." JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association.. 2010 Mar 10; 303(10):979-80.
2010 Mar
Schmader KE, Baron R, Haanpää ML, Mayer J, O'Connor AB, Rice AS, Stacey B. "Treatment considerations for elderly and frail patients with neuropathic pain." Mayo Clinic proceedings.. 2010 Mar; 85(3 Suppl):S26-32.
2010 Mar
Dworkin RH, O'Connor AB, Audette J, Baron R, Gourlay GK, Haanpää ML, Kent JL, Krane EJ, Lebel AA, Levy RM, Mackey SC, Mayer J, Miaskowski C, Raja SN, Rice AS, Schmader KE, Stacey B, Stanos S, Treede RD, Turk DC, Walco GA, Wells CD. "Recommendations for the pharmacological management of neuropathic pain: an overview and literature update." Mayo Clinic proceedings.. 2010 Mar; 85(3 Suppl):S3-14.
2010
O'Connor AB; Zwemer FL; Hays DP; Feng C. "Intravenous Opioid Dosing and Outcomes in Emergency Patients: A Prospective Cohort Analysis." The American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2010; . Link
2010
O'Connor AB. "A panacea for PCPs' pain? A review of Chronic Pain: A Primary Care Guide to Practical Management (Second Edition)". The Clinical Journal of Pain. 2010; . Link
2010
O'Connor AB. "Review: nortriptyline, gabapentin, and their combination for neuropathic pain". Evidence-Based Medicine. 2010; 15(2): 45-46. Link
2010
Herrmann DN.; O'Connor AB.; Schwid SR.; DA Y.; Goodman AD, et al. "Broadening the spectrum of controls for skin biopsy in painful sensory neuropathies". Muscle & Nerve. 2010; 42: 436-438. Link
2009 Oct
O'Connor AB. "The "1+1" protocol: risks, benefits, and alternatives." Annals of emergency medicine. 2009 Oct; 54(4):637-8; author reply 638-9.
2009 Oct
O'Connor AB, Dworkin RH. "Treatment of neuropathic pain: an overview of recent guidelines." The American journal of medicine.. 2009 Oct; 122(10 Suppl):S22-32.
2009 Sep
Lang VJ, Mooney CJ, O'Connor AB, Bordley DR, Lurie SJ. "Association between hand-off patients and subject exam performance in medicine clerkship students." Journal of general internal medicine.. 2009 Sep; 24(9):1018-22. Epub 2009 Jul 05.
2009 Jul 8
O'Connor AB. "The need for improved access to FDA reviews." JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association.. 2009 Jul 8; 302(2):191-3.
2009 Jun
O'Connor AB. "Gabapentin versus tricyclics for neuropathic pain." Journal of general internal medicine.. 2009 Jun; 24(6):780-1; author reply 782.
2009 Jun
O'Connor AB, Zwemer FL, Hays DP, Feng C. "Outcomes after intravenous opioids in emergency patients: a prospective cohort analysis." Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. 2009 Jun; 16(6):477-87. Epub 2009 May 07.
2009 Feb
O'Connor AB, Lang VJ, Lurie SJ, Lambert DR, Rudmann A, Robbins B, Bordley DR. "The effect of nonteaching services on the distribution of inpatient cases for internal medicine residents." Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges.. 2009 Feb; 84(2):220-5.
2009 Jan 8
O'Connor AB. "Tiotropium in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease." The New England journal of medicine.. 2009 Jan 8; 360(2):185-6; author reply 187.
2009
O'Connor AB. "Neuropathic pain: quality-of-life impact, costs and cost effectiveness of therapy." PharmacoEconomics. 2009 27(2):95-112.
2008 Jul
O'Connor AB, Schwid SR, Herrmann DN, Markman JD, Dworkin RH. "Pain associated with multiple sclerosis: systematic review and proposed classification." Pain.. 2008 Jul; 137(1):96-111. Epub 2007 Oct 24.
2008 Jun
O'Connor AB, Lang VJ. "Poor care, not poor protocols, for alcohol withdrawal." Mayo Clinic proceedings.. 2008 Jun; 83(6):726-7; author reply 728-30.
2008 Apr
Dworkin RH, White R, O'Connor AB, Hawkins K. "Health care expenditure burden of persisting herpes zoster pain." Pain medicine : the official journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine.. 2008 Apr; 9(3):348-53.
2008 Mar
O'Connor AB. "Is actiq use in noncancer-related pain really "a recipe for success"?" Pain medicine : the official journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine.. 2008 Mar; 9(2):258-60; author reply 261-5.
2008
O'Connor AB, Noyes K, Holloway RG. "A cost-utility comparison of four first-line medications in painful diabetic neuropathy." PharmacoEconomics. 2008 26(12):1045-64.
2008
O'Connor AB. "The rising incidence of pulmonary embolism: earlier diagnosis or alternative explanation?" The American journal of medicine.. 2008 121(12):e17; author reply e19.
2007 Aug
Dworkin RH, White R, O'Connor AB, Baser O, Hawkins K. "Healthcare costs of acute and chronic pain associated with a diagnosis of herpes zoster." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.. 2007 Aug; 55(8):1168-75.
2007 Aug
O'Connor AB, Noyes K, Holloway RG. "A cost-effectiveness comparison of desipramine, gabapentin, and pregabalin for treating postherpetic neuralgia." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.. 2007 Aug; 55(8):1176-84.
2007 Aug
O'Connor AB. "Should ethanol be removed from hospital formularies?" The American journal of medicine.. 2007 Aug; 120(8):651-2.
2007 Aug
O'Connor AB. "Re: sequential medication strategies for postherpetic neuralgia: a cost-effectiveness analysis." The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society.. 2007 Aug; 8(8):674-6.
2007 Jun
O'Connor AB, Lang VJ. "Baclofen not comparable to diazepam for alcohol withdrawal." The American journal of medicine.. 2007 Jun; 120(6):e5; author reply e7.
2007
Dworkin RH, O'Connor AB, Backonja M, Farrar JT, Finnerup NB, Jensen TS, Kalso EA, Loeser JD, Miaskowski C, Nurmikko TJ, Portenoy RK, Rice AS, Stacey BR, Treede RD, Turk DC, Wallace MS. "Pharmacologic management of neuropathic pain: evidence-based recommendations." Pain.. 2007 132(3):237-51. Epub 2007 Oct 24.
2006 Nov
O'Connor AB. "Cost-effectiveness of duloxetine versus routine treatment for U.S. patients with diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain." The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society.. 2006 Nov; 7(11):867; author reply 867-8.
2006 Jan 17
O'Connor AB. "Prevention of exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with tiotropium." Annals of internal medicine.. 2006 Jan 17; 144(2):148; author reply 148-9.
2006
O'Connor AB. "Bridging distant shores." The Clinical Journal of Pain. 2006; : 111-112. Link
2006
O'Connor AB, Lang VJ, Quill TE. "Underdosing of morphine in comparison with other parenteral opioids in an acute hospital: a quality of care challenge." Pain medicine : the official journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine.. 2006 7(4):299-307.
2005 Aug
O'Connor AB, Lang VJ, Quill TE. "Eliminating analgesic meperidine use with a supported formulary restriction." The American journal of medicine.. 2005 Aug; 118(8):885-9.
2005
O'Connor AB, Dworkin RH. "Chronic neuropathic pain and advances in its treatment. In Progress in Neuropathic Pain." For the American Academy of Pain Management. 2005; . Link
2004
O'Connor AB, Lang VJ. "Don't sell symptom-triggered therapy for alcohol withdrawal short." The Hospitalist.. 2004; : 43-46. Link
1997
Robinett CC, O'Connor A, Dunaway M. "The repeat organizer, a specialized insular element within the intergenic spacer of the Xenopus rRNA genes." Molecular and Cell Biology. 1997; : 2866-2975. Link
1993
O'Connor BL, Visco DM, Brandt KD, O'Connor AB. "Sensory nerves only temporarily protect the unstable canine knee joint from osteoarthritis. Evidence that sensory nerves reprogram the central nervous system after cruciate ligament transection." Arthritis & Rheumatism. 1993; : 1154-63. Link
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O'Connor AB.; Rao A. "Why do emergency providers choose one opiod over another?". Journal of Opioid Management. . Link
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Kellogg KM.; Fairbanks RJ.; O'Connor AB.; Davis CO.; Shah MN. "Association of pain score documentation and analgesic use in a pediatric emergency department". Pediatric Emergency Care. . Link