of NCAA Division 1 Football Officials Regarding the Helmet-Contact
Penalties. Jon Heck. Unpublished Data. 12/04
Can Reduce the Risk of Neck Injuries. Jon Heck. The Extra
Point: Football Forum. AFCA. September/October:13&17;2004
Athletic Trainers' Association Position Statement: Head-Down
Contact and Spearing in Tackle Football. Jon Heck, Casey
Clarke, Tom Peterson, Joe Torg, Mike Weis. Journal of Athletic
Training. 39(1): 101-111;2004.
Team Behind the Player: Knowledge and communication are key
to an athlete's recovery. Jon Heck. Sports Medicine Update.
Mild Head Injuries: Incorporating the standardized assessment
of concussion. Jon Heck & Rob Rosa. Sports Medicine Update.
Classification System for the Assessment of Lumbar Pain
Jon Heck & Jeana Sparano. Journal of Athletic Training. 35:204-211;2000.
Asthma: Recognizing and managing the problem. Jon Heck & Kaley
Abato. Sports Medicine Update.14(3): 4-8;1999.
Spearing: The incidence of cervical spine injury hides the risks.
Jon Heck. American Football Coach. 5(8):52-54;1999.
Catastrophic Head and Neck Injuries in Football. Jon Heck.
From the Gym to the Jury. 10(1): 7;1998.
State of Spearing in Football: Incidence of Cervical Spine Injuries
Doesn't Indicate the Risks. Jon Heck. Sports Medicine Update.
Instability: Accurately Evaluating Shoulder Injuries on the
Field and on the Sideline. Jon Heck & Jeana Sparano. Sports
Medicine Update. 12(2): 4-7;1997.
Incidence of Spearing During a High School's 1975 and 1990 Football
Seasons. Jon Heck. Journal of Athletic Training. 31: 31-37;
Survey of New Jersey High School Football Officials Regarding
Spearing Rules. Jon Heck. Journal of Athletic Training.
Incidence of Spearing by Ball-Carriers and Their Tacklers
a High School Football Season. Jon Heck. In Head and Neck Injuries
in Sports (book). ASTM; Philadelphia, PA; 239-248; 1994.
Liability Risks of Head and Neck Injuries in Football. Jon
Heck, Mike Weis, Jim Gartland, & C. Weis. Journal of Athletic
Training. 29: 128-139; 1994. *This article has been reprinted
in the Yearbook of SportsMedicine, Athletic Training: Sports
Health Care Perspectives, and Sports Medicine Update.
Testing. Jon Heck (Letter to the Editor). Journal of Athletic
Training. 28: 197-198; 1993.
Analysis of Football's Spearing Rules. Jon Heck. The Sideliner:
Journal of the ATSNJ. 9: 8-9,15; 1993.
Incidence of Spearing by High School Football Ball-Carriers
and Their Tacklers. Jon Heck. Journal of Athletic Training.