Download PDF by Stanley J. Ulijaszek, C. G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor: Anthropometry: The Individual and the Population

By Stanley J. Ulijaszek, C. G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor

ISBN-10: 051160050X

ISBN-13: 9780511600500

ISBN-10: 0521019974

ISBN-13: 9780521019972

ISBN-10: 0521417988

ISBN-13: 9780521417983

Anthropometry is the size of human morphology. during this quantity, exotic participants together with anthropologists, human biologists, physiologists, nutritionists, and scientific scientists describe a few of the ways that anthropometry is used, and talk about difficulties linked to various equipment of evaluate. themes contain the dimension of development asymmetry and variability in grownup physique measurement, dimension errors and statistical concerns in anthropometry and the development and use of progress charts in progress tracking. using anthropometry in tests of physique composition, actual functionality and health is additionally mentioned. The e-book might be of curiosity to graduates and researchers in human biology, anthropology and nutrients. it is going to even be worthy to employees in activities drugs, ergonomics, orthopedics, and pediatrics.

Show description

Read or Download Anthropometry: The Individual and the Population PDF

Similar physical books

New PDF release: Transcriptional Regulation by Neuronal Activity: To the

Rules of gene transcription through neuronal job is clear in plenty of neuronal procedures starting from neural improvement and refinement of neuronal connections to studying and reaction to damage. within the box of activity-dependent gene expression, fast development is being made which can effect those, and plenty of different parts of neuroscience.

New PDF release: Eat or be eaten : predator sensitive foraging among primates

This quantity brings jointly basic facts from quite a few primate species residing in either usual habitats and experimental settings, and explores the variables that can play a job in primates' behavioral options. Taken jointly, those reviews display that predator delicate foraging is proper to many primates, of assorted physique sizes and staff sizes and dwelling in several environments.

Download PDF by James V. Gardner, Michael E. Field, David C. Twichell: Geology of the United States' Seafloor: The View from GLORIA

Geology of the U.S.' Seafloor provides new, definitive stories of the seafloor adjoining to numerous areas of the United States--the West Coast, East Coast, Alaskan margin, Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean--from the GLORIA long-range sidescan sonar photographs, complementary seismic profiling, and magnetic surveys.

Additional resources for Anthropometry: The Individual and the Population

Example text

In: Surgery of the Spine: a combined neurosurgical and orthopaedic approach, ed. G. F. G. Findley & R. Owen, pp. 365-408. London: Blackwell Scientific Publications. Burwell, R. , Dangerfield, P. , Hall, D. , Vernon, C. L. & Harrison, M. H. M. (1978). Perthes' Disease. An anthropometric study revealing impaired and disproportionate growth. Journal of Bone Joint Surgery 60B, 461-9. Burwell, R. , Dangerfield, P. , James, N. , Webb, J. K. & Wilson, Y. G. (1984). Anthropometric studies of normal and scoliotic children.

1908). L'asymetrie de la Figure et son Origin. Paris: Masson. Ludwig, W. (1932). Das Rechts-Links-Problem im Tierreich und beim Menschen. Berlin: Springer Verlag. Malina, R. M. & Buschang, P. H. (1984). Anthropometric asymmetry in normal and mentally retarded males. Annals of Human Biology 11(6), 515-32. Meals, R. A. (1979a). The laterality of fractures and dislocations with respect to handedness. Clinical Orthopedics 143, 158-61. Meals, R. A. (1979b). Overgrowth of the femur following fractures in children: influence of handedness.

1986). The length and ash weight of the ribs of normal and scoliotic persons. Spine 10, 590-2. Otto, A. W. (1841). Monstrorum Sexeentorum Descripto Anatomica Sumptibis. Breslau: Ferdinandi Hirt. Pappas, A. M. (1983). Congenital abnormalities of the femur and related lower extremity malformations. Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics 3, 45-60. Pendergrass, T. W. (1976). Congenital anomalies in children with Wilms' tumor. Cancer 37, 403-8. Asymmetry and growth 27 Phillips, R. (1965). Carpal tunnel syndrome as a manifestation of systemic disease.

Download PDF sample

Anthropometry: The Individual and the Population by Stanley J. Ulijaszek, C. G. Nicholas Mascie-Taylor


by William
4.5

Rated 4.57 of 5 – based on 5 votes