Comprehensive list of sports-related publications by ExRA staff:

 

General Topics

E.D. Zemper. “Catastrophic Injuries Among Young Athletes” British Journal of Sports Medicine 44(1):13-20 (2010) (selected as “Editor’s Choice” for this issue)

E.D. Zemper and R. Dick. “Epidemiology of Athletic Injuries” chapter in D. McKeag and J. Moeller (eds.) Primary Care Sports Medicine (2nd Edition), Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (2007)

D. McKeag, D. Hough and E. Zemper. Primary Care Sports Medicine, Dubuque, IA: Brown & Benchmark (1993)

E.D. Zemper, G. Steigelman and S.L. James (eds.) Sport Science Symposium: Proceedings from the VIII World Veterans' Championships Eugene OR: Microform Publications (1991).

E.D. Zemper. "NCAA Injury Surveillance System: Initial Results" Paper presented to Olympic Scientific Congress, Eugene, Oregon July 1984

E.D. Zemper. "Heat Stress Poses Problems for All Athletes" The NCAA News, August 11 and August 25, 1982

 

Demographics

E.D. Zemper. "USA Track and Field Masters Demographic Survey" National Masters News p. 24, Jan. 1996

 

Drug Testing in Athletics

G.I. Wadler, and E.D. Zemper. "Drug Abuse Prevention in Sports Organizations" in: R.H. Coombs and D. Ziedonis (eds.) Handbook on Drug Abuse Prevention Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall (1995)

E.D. Zemper. "Drug Testing in Athletics" in: Drug Testing: Issues and Options (R. Coombs and L. West, eds.) New York: Oxford University Press (1991)

E.D. Zemper. "The Use of Steroids by Athletes: Is It Worth the Risk?" National Federation News Oct. 1983

 

Fencing Injury Research

E.D. Zemper and P. Harmer. "Fencing Injuries" in: D. Caine, C. Caine, and K. Lindner (eds.) Epidemiology Of Sports Injuries Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics (1996)

C. Carter, J. Heil and E. Zemper. "Summary Report on the USFA Fencing Injury Survey" American Fencing 43(3):16-17,29 (1993)

J. Heil, E. Zemper and C. Carter. "Behavioral Factors in Fencing Injuries" Proceedings of the VIII World Congress of Sport Psychology pp. 574-576, Lisbon, Portugal: International Society for Sport Psychology (1993)

 

Football Injury Research

E.D. Zemper.  “Two-Year Prospective Study of Relative Risk of a Second Cerebral Concussion” American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation  82(9):653-659 (2003) (recipient of 2003 “EW Johnson Excellence in Research Writing Award” from AJPM&R and American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation)

E.D. Zemper. “A Two-Year Prospective Study of Cerebral Concussion in American Football” Research in Sports Medicine: An International Journal  11(3):157-172 (2003)

E.D. Zemper. "Relative Risk of Cerebral Concussion in Football" Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 31(5) Supplement p. S399 (1999)

E.D. Zemper. "A Four-Year Prospective Study of Preventive Knee Braces and MCL Injuries in a National Sample of College Football Players" in: E.F. Hoerner (ed.) Safety in American Football, ASTM STP 1305, Philadelphia: American Society for Testing and Materials (1996)

F.O.Mueller, E.D. Zemper, and A. Peters. "Football Injuries" in: D. Caine, C. Caine, and K. Lindner (eds.) Epidemiology of Sports Injuries Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics (1996)

E.D. Zemper. "Analysis of Cerebral Concussion Frequency With the Most Commonly Used Models of Football Helmets" Journal of Athletic Training 29(1):44-50 (1994)

E.D. Zemper. "Four-Year Study of Weightroom Injuries in a National Sample of College Football Teams" National Strength and Conditioning Association Journal 12(3):32-34 (1990)

E.D. Zemper. "A Two-Year Prospective Study of Prophylactic Knee Braces in a National Sample of College Football Players" Sports Training, Medicine and Rehabilitation 1:287-296 (1990)

E.D. Zemper. "Injury Rates in a National Sample of College Football Teams: A Two-Year Prospective Study" The Physician and Sportsmedicine 17(11):100-113 (1989)

E.D. Zemper. "Cerebral Concussion Rates in Various Brands of Football Helmets" Athletic Training 24(2):133-137 (1989)

E.D. Zemper. "A Prospective Study of Injury Rates in a National Sample of American College Football Players" in: Proceedings of the First IOC World Congress on Sport Sciences U.S. Olympic Committee, Colorado Springs pp.194-195 (1989)

E.D. Zemper. "A Prospective Study of Prophylactic Knee Braces in a National Sample of American College Football Players" in: Proceedings of the First IOC World Congress on Sport Sciences U.S. Olympic Committee, Colorado Springs pp. 202-203 (1989)

 

Gymnastics Injury Research

D. Caine, B. Cochrane, C. Caine and E. Zemper. "An Epidemiological Investigation of Injuries Affecting Young Competitive Female Gymnasts" American Journal of Sports Medicine 17(6):811-820 (1989)

 

Taekwondo Injury Research

W. Pieter and E.D. Zemper. "Head and Neck Injuries in Young Taekwondo Athletes" Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness 39(2):147-153 (1999)

W. Pieter and E.D. Zemper. "Incidence of Reported Cerebral Concussion in Adult Taekwondo Athletes" Journal of the Royal Society of Health 118(5):272-279 (1998)

W. Pieter and E.D. Zemper. "Head and Neck Injuries in Adult Taekwondo Athletes" Coaching and Sport Sciences Journal 2(4):7-12 (1997)

W. Pieter and E.D. Zemper. "Injury Rates in Children Participating in Taekwondo Competition" Journal of Trauma 43(1):89-95 (1997)

W. Pieter and E.D. Zemper. "Time-Loss Injuries in Junior Olympic Taekwondo Athletes" Sports Exercise and Injury 3(1):37-42 (1997)

W. Pieter. "Martial Arts" in: D. Caine, C. Caine, and K. Lindner (eds.) Epidemiology of Sports Injuries Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics (1996)

W. Pieter and E.D. Zemper. "Foot Injuries in Taekwondo" in: J.W. Varnes, D. Gamble, and M.B. Horodyski (eds.) 1995 ICHPER.SD 38th World Congress Proceedings (1995)

E.D. Zemper and W. Pieter. "Cerebral Concussions in Taekwondo Athletes" in: E.F. Hoerner (ed.) Head and Neck Injuries in Sports, ASTM STP 1229 p. 1229, Philadelphia: American Society for Testing and Materials (1994)

W. Pieter. "Velocity and Momentum of Selected Techniques by Elite Taekwondo Athetes" in: K. Min (ed.) Taekwondo - USTU Instructors Handbook (Third Edition) Berkley, CA: USTU Instructors Certification Committee (1991)

W. Pieter. "Mood States and Mood Disturbance in Elite Taekwondo Athletes" in: K. Min (ed.) Taekwondo - USTU Instructors Handbook (Third Edition) Berkley, CA: USTU Instructors Certification Committee (1991)

W. Pieter and D. Taaffe. "Isokinetic Strength of Elite Taekwondo Athletes" in: K. Min (ed.) Taekwondo - USTU Instructors Handbook (Third Edition) Berkley, CA: USTU Instructors Certification Committee (1991)

W. Pieter. "The Oregon Taekwondo Research Project" in: K. Min (ed.) Taekwondo - USTU Instructors Handbook (Third Edition) Berkley, CA: USTU Instructors Certification Committee (1991)

W. Pieter, E.D. Zemper and J. Heijmans. "Taekwondo Blessures" (Taekwondo Injuries) Geneeskunde en Sport 23(6):222-228 (1990)

E.D. Zemper and W. Pieter. "Cerebral Concussion Rates in Taekwondo Competition" Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 22(2):S130 (1990)

W. Pieter and D. Taaffe. "A Rationale for Research in Taekwondo" in: K. Min (ed.) Taekwondo - USTU Instructors Handbook Berkley, CA: USTU Instructors Certification Committee (1990)

W. Pieter and D. Taaffe. "Strength Characteristics of Elite Taekwondo Athletes" in: K. Min (ed.) Taekwondo - USTU Instructors Handbook Berkley, CA: USTU Instructors Certification Committee (1990)

E. Zemper and W. Pieter. "Injury Rates at the 1988 U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Taekwondo" British Journal of Sports Medicine 23(3):161-164 (1989)

E.D. Zemper and W. Pieter. "Injury Rates in Junior and Senior National Taekwondo Competition" in: Proceedings of the First IOC World Congress on Sport Sciences U.S. Olympic Committee, Colorado Springs pp. 219-220 (1989)

W. Pieter and E. Zemper. "USTU-Funded Sport Science Research in Taekwondo: Overview of the Oregon Taekwondo Project" in: K. Min (ed.) Taekwondo - USTU Instructors Handbook pp. 112-123. Berkley, CA: USTU Instructors Certification Committee (1989)

E. Zemper and W. Pieter. "Injury Rates at the 1988 US Olympic Team Trials for Taekwondo" in: K. Min (ed.) Taekwondo - USTU Instructors Handbook pp. 124-144. Berkley, CA: USTU Instructors Certification Committee (1989)

W. Pieter and E. Zemper. "USTU-Funded Sport Science Research in Taekwondo - Part I: Overview of the Oregon Research Project" Taekwondo USA Fall 1989

E.D. Zemper and W. Pieter. "The Oregon Taekwondo Research Project - Part II: Preliminary Injury Research Results" Taekwondo USA Winter 1990

 

Track & Field Injury Research

E.D. Zemper. “Track and Field Injuries” in: Epidemiology of Pediatric Sports Injuries: Individual Sports D. Caine and N Maffuli (eds.) Medicine and Sport Science 48:138-151 (2005)