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ULTRA

Abbreviation for:
Unrelated Live Transplant Regulatory Authority

ultra (ul´trə),

adj beyond; in addition; in excess of.
ultra damages,
n damages beyond those paid in court.

Patient discussion about ultra

Q. what kind of uses the medicine do with computers related to ultra sound? how does the computer helps the doctors in the ultra sound? what do the compuers use for?

A. the computers help the doctors (in ultrasound cases) to interpret/convert the ultrasound waves into a specific imaging showed in the monitor. by that a doctor can find what is normal or not inside the patient's body.
for pregnancy purposes, it really helps patient in antenatal screening to find some abnormalities (if there's any) and to monitor the fetus' development along the 9-months pregnancy.

yesterday I wrote a short article about ultrasound update : http://doctoradhi.com/blog/?p=388

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Powering the Ultra 30, the UltraSPARC-II is the latest in a series of high-performance microprocessors that deliver superior application performance, multi-processing scalability and bandwidth.
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 1997--Interphase Corporation (Nasdaq/NMS:INPH), a leading international supplier of local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) technologies, today announced the availability of the 5575 PCI ATM Adapter which provides the industry with the first PCI ATM adapter for systems based on Sun's new Ultra AX platform.
In addition, Sun has been able to take advantage of higher yields on faster processors and pass along a price/performance boost of up to 30 percent to select models in the Ultra Enterprise workgroup and Netra(TM) server product lines which use the existing 200MHz and 167MHz processors.
Sun's Ultra Enterprise servers running the Solaris operating environment offer industry leading performance scalability.
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TAMS) today announced the installation of the Ultra open-MRI system at Boynton Beach Open Imaging Center in Florida.
This software includes advanced MRI pulse sequences that offer additional clinical versatility with faster scan times for the Ultra open-MRI system.
The Ultra system was developed to help healthcare providers be more competitive by delivering greater patient comfort and a broad range of clinical capabilities," said Anita Bowler, product manager, MRI Business Unit, Toshiba America Medical Systems Inc.
Toshiba America Medical Systems (TAMS) today introduced the Ultra open magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) system at the Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).