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  1. Kulik LA, Connor JA, Graham DA, Hickey PA. Pressure injury prevention for paediatric cardiac surgical patients using a nurse-driven standardized clinical assessment and management plan. Cardiol Young. 2018 Jul 06; 1-12. View abstract
  2. Hickey PA, Gauvreau K, Porter C, Connor JA. The Impact of Critical Care Nursing Certification on Pediatric Patient Outcomes. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2018 Jun 14. View abstract
  3. Toole CA, DeGrazia M, Connor JA, Gauvreau K, Kuzdeba HB, Hickey PA. Informing Leadership Models: Nursing and Organizational Characteristics of Neonatal Intensive Care Units in Freestanding Children's Hospitals. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2018 May/Jun; 37(3):156-166. View abstract
  4. Connor JA, Antonelli RC, O'Connell CA, Bishop Kuzdeba H, Porter C, Hickey PA. Measuring Care Coordination in the Pediatric Cardiology Ambulatory Setting. J Nurs Adm. 2018 Feb; 48(2):107-113. View abstract
  5. Hickey PA, Connor JA, Cherian KM, Jenkins K, Doherty K, Zhang H, Gaies M, Pasquali S, Tabbutt S, St Louis JD, Sarris GE, Kurosawa H, Jonas RA, Sandoval N, Tchervenkov CI, Jacobs JP, Stellin G, Kirklin JK, Garg R, Vener DF. International quality improvement initiatives. Cardiol Young. 2017 Dec; 27(S6):S61-S68. View abstract
  6. McLellan MC, Gauvreau K, Connor JA. Validation of the Children's Hospital Early Warning System for Critical Deterioration Recognition. J Pediatr Nurs. 2017 Jan - Feb; 32:52-58. View abstract
  7. Steltzer MM, Sussman-Karten K, Kuzdeba HB, Mott S, Connor JA. Creating Opportunities for Optimal Nutritional Experiences for Infants With Complex Congenital Heart Disease. J Pediatr Health Care. 2016 Nov - Dec; 30(6):599-605. View abstract
  8. Connor JA, Larson C, Baird J, Hickey PA. Use of a Pediatric Cardiovascular Nursing Consortium for Development and Evaluation of Quality Measures: The C4-MNP Experience. J Pediatr Nurs. 2016 Sep-Oct; 31(5):471-7. View abstract
  9. Hickey PA, Pasquali SK, Gaynor JW, He X, Hill KD, Connor JA, Gauvreau K, Jacobs ML, Jacobs JP, Hirsch-Romano JC. Critical Care Nursing's Impact on Pediatric Patient Outcomes. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Oct; 102(4):1375-80. View abstract
  10. Connor JA, Ahern JP, Cuccovia B, Porter CL, Arnold A, Dionne RE, Hickey PA. Implementing a Distraction-Free Practice With the Red Zone Medication Safety Initiative. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2016 May-Jun; 35(3):116-24. View abstract
  11. Connor JA, Mott S, Green A, Larson C, Hickey P. Measurement of Quality of Nursing Practice in Congenital Cardiac Care. Am J Crit Care. 2016 Mar; 25(2):128-35. View abstract
  12. Ziniel SI, Connor JA, Graham D, Kupiec JK, Rauscher NA, Growdon AS, Berger A, Jenkins KJ, Harris SK. Development and psychometric characteristics of the pediatric inpatient experience survey (PIES). Int J Qual Health Care. 2016 Apr; 28(2):191-9. View abstract
  13. Hinsley KE, Marshall AC, Hurtig MH, Thornton JM, O'Connell CA, Porter CL, Connor JA, Hickey PA. Monitoring the health of the work environment with a daily assessment tool: the REAL - Relative Environment Assessment Lens - indicator. Cardiol Young. 2016 Aug; 26(6):1082-9. View abstract
  14. Connor JA, LaGrasta C, Hickey PA. Complexity Assessment and Monitoring to Ensure Optimal Outcomes Tool for Measuring Pediatric Critical Care Nursing. Am J Crit Care. 2015 Jul; 24(4):297-308. View abstract
  15. Sakakeeny KH, Connor JA, Del Nido PJ, Odegard K, DeGrazia M. Heat retention head wrap for rewarming infants undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass surgery. Am J Crit Care. 2015 Mar; 24(2):141-7. View abstract
  16. Giangregorio M, Mott S, Tong E, Handa S, Gauvreau K, Connor JA. Management of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICC) in pediatric heart failure patients receiving continuous inotropic support. J Pediatr Nurs. 2014 Jul-Aug; 29(4):e3-9. View abstract
  17. Hickey PA, Gauvreau K, Curley MA, Connor JA. The effect of critical care nursing and organizational characteristics on pediatric cardiac surgery mortality in the United States. J Nurs Adm. 2013 Dec; 43(12):637-44. View abstract
  18. McLellan MC, Gauvreau K, Connor JA. Validation of the Cardiac Children's Hospital Early Warning Score: an early warning scoring tool to prevent cardiopulmonary arrests in children with heart disease. Congenit Heart Dis. 2014 May-Jun; 9(3):194-202. View abstract
  19. McLellan MC, Connor JA. The Cardiac Children's Hospital Early Warning Score (C-CHEWS). J Pediatr Nurs. 2013 Apr; 28(2):171-8. View abstract
  20. Hickey PA, Gauvreau K, Tong E, Schiffer NP, Connor JA. Pediatric cardiovascular critical care in the United States: nursing and organizational characteristics. Am J Crit Care. 2012 Jul; 21(4):242-50. View abstract
  21. Schlingmann TR, Thiagarajan RR, Gauvreau K, Lofgren KC, Zaplin M, Connor JA, del Nido PJ, Lock JE, Jenkins KJ. Cardiac medical conditions have become the leading cause of death in children with heart disease. Congenit Heart Dis. 2012 Nov-Dec; 7(6):551-8. View abstract
  22. Evangelista JA, Connor JA, Pintz C, Saia T, O'Connell C, Fulton DR, Hickey P. Paediatric nurse practitioner managed cardiology clinics: patient satisfaction and appointment access. J Adv Nurs. 2012 Oct; 68(10):2165-74. View abstract
  23. Rehman M, Jenkins KJ, Juraszek AL, Connor JA, Gauvreau K, Muneeb M, Sena LM, Colan SD, Saia T, Kieran MW. A prospective phase II trial of vinblastine and methotrexate in multivessel intraluminal pulmonary vein stenosis in infants and children. Congenit Heart Dis. 2011 Nov-Dec; 6(6):608-23. View abstract
  24. Cook KA, Mott S, Lawrence P, Jablonski J, Grady MR, Norton D, Liner KP, Cioffi J, Hickey P, Reidy S, Connor JA. Coping while caring for the dying child: nurses' experiences in an acute care setting. J Pediatr Nurs. 2012 Aug; 27(4):e11-21. View abstract
  25. Brown DW, Connor JA, Pigula FA, Usmani K, Klitzner TS, Beekman RH, Kugler JD, Martin GR, Neish SR, Rosenthal GL, Lannon C, Jenkins KJ. Variation in preoperative and intraoperative care for first-stage palliation of single-ventricle heart disease: a report from the Joint Council on Congenital Heart Disease National Quality Improvement Collaborative. Congenit Heart Dis. 2011 Mar-Apr; 6(2):108-15. View abstract
  26. Connor JA, Kline NE, Mott S, Harris SK, Jenkins KJ. The meaning of cost for families of children with congenital heart disease. J Pediatr Health Care. 2010 Sep-Oct; 24(5):318-25. View abstract
  27. Maltz LA, Gauvreau K, Connor JA, Jenkins KJ. Clopidogrel in a pediatric population: prescribing practice and outcomes from a single center. Pediatr Cardiol. 2009 Feb; 30(2):99-105. View abstract
  28. Benavidez OJ, Connor JA, Gauvreau K, Jenkins KJ. The contribution of complications to high resource utilization during congenital heart surgery admissions. Congenit Heart Dis. 2007 Sep-Oct; 2(5):319-26. View abstract
  29. Connor JA, Thiagarajan R. Hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2007 May 11; 2:23. View abstract
  30. Lander LI, Connor JA, Shah RK, Kentala E, Healy GB, Roberson DW. Otolaryngologists' responses to errors and adverse events. Laryngoscope. 2006 Jul; 116(7):1114-20. View abstract
  31. Connor JA, Gauvreau K, Jenkins KJ. Factors associated with increased resource utilization for congenital heart disease. Pediatrics. 2005 Sep; 116(3):689-95. View abstract
  32. Connor JA. Factor V Leiden and its effect on children with cardiac pathology. J Pediatr Oncol Nurs. 2005 May-Jun; 22(3):176-81. View abstract
  33. Connor JA, Arons RR, Figueroa M, Gebbie KM. Clinical outcomes and secondary diagnoses for infants born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Pediatrics. 2004 Aug; 114(2):e160-5. View abstract
  34. Connor JA, Smaldone AM, Bratts T, Stone PW. HIPAA in 2003 and its meaning for nurse researchers. Appl Nurs Res. 2003 Nov; 16(4):291-3. View abstract
  35. Merne Smaldone A, Connor JA. The use of large administrative data sets in nursing research. Appl Nurs Res. 2003 Aug; 16(3):205-7. View abstract