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<p>Nurse researcher Marian Leary applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer</p>

Nurse researcher Marian Leary applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer more

Nurse researcher Marian Leary applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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<p>Research assistant David Fried cools down during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer</p>

Research assistant David Fried cools down during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

Research assistant David Fried cools down during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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<p>Nurse researcher Marian Leary (top) applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer</p>

Nurse researcher Marian Leary (top) applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010....more

Nurse researcher Marian Leary (top) applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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<p>Research assistant David Fried's leg is shown in body wrap during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer</p>

Research assistant David Fried's leg is shown in body wrap during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

Research assistant David Fried's leg is shown in body wrap during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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<p>Nurse researcher Marian Leary connects cooling tubes as researcher David Fried awaits during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer</p>

Nurse researcher Marian Leary connects cooling tubes as researcher David Fried awaits during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

Nurse researcher Marian Leary connects cooling tubes as researcher David Fried awaits during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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<p>Nurse researcher Marian Leary programs a meditherm controller during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in this June 3, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer/File</p>

Nurse researcher Marian Leary programs a meditherm controller during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in this June 3, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Tim...more

Nurse researcher Marian Leary programs a meditherm controller during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in this June 3, 2010 file photo. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer/File

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<p>Ed Sproull poses outside his home in Westfield, New Jersey, June 8, 2010. REUTERS/Frederik Joelving</p>

Ed Sproull poses outside his home in Westfield, New Jersey, June 8, 2010. REUTERS/Frederik Joelving

Ed Sproull poses outside his home in Westfield, New Jersey, June 8, 2010. REUTERS/Frederik Joelving

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<p>Nurse researcher Marian Leary (top) applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer</p>

Nurse researcher Marian Leary (top) applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010....more

Nurse researcher Marian Leary (top) applies a cooling wrap on research assistant David Fried during a body cooling for trauma patients demonstration at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 3, 2010. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer

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