NFL appoints Barrow physicians to treat concussions - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

NFL appoints Barrow physicians to treat concussions

PHOENIX (CBS5) -

The NFL has tapped physicians at Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center to provide medical services for the Arizona Cardinals.

It's part of a new league guideline that places experts on the field at all games to better address concussions.

The specialists will examine players immediately after they return to the sidelines if they show concussion symptoms.

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