Gonna have my first test of the semester in 11 hours time and I have yet to start any form of revision. Realizing how little time I would have after rehearsal, I had so much inertia to travel down to Tanjong Pagar for dance rehearsal this evening. Waiting for the bus at the rush hour definitely did not help. Every time I spent waiting just gets my blood boiling.
Luckily I was able to leave the rehearsal on time and finally got my butt seated at my desk. Ok, time to get serious.
Popped a pill of Ginko for mental boost (and psychological effects) followed by launching Channel nzj. Got my notes out, refilled my water bottle. Basically do anything that can get myself psyched-up.
Still fooling around. Here is me and my band of brothers.
Feeling cold. Progress slow… Crystalline polymers can actually have applications in the orthopedic field! Hydroxyapatite is a ceramic that has applications in the dental and orthopedic field…
Osseointegrated implants are a variety of devices designed to replace load-bearing biological structures that bond with bone at a chemical level, functionally and structurally…
Differentiated between a number of terms:
- When bioinert materials are implanted, they will not interact with the surrounding tissues.
- When bioactive materials are implanted, they can bond to bone directly or through an apatite layer.
- When biodegradable materials are implanted, after some time the materials will degrade and new tissues are formed.
- When biocompatible materials are implanted, they will perform as according to their intended purposes. They can be bioinert, bioactive and/or biodegradable.