The work done by Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine faculty members (and even some students) is regularly highlighted in newspapers, online media outlets and more. Below you’ll find links to articles and videos of Feinberg in the news.
Dr. Hunt Batjer, a neurosurgeon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, said the
rule is rooted in the discovery that children are vulnerable to a “second
impact syndrome” that comes from returning to activity too soon after
suffering a concussion.
“This really is a youth sports issue,” Dr. Batjer said. “This issue doesn’t
arise in grown people, and girls may be at a higher risk than boys.