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Frontal sinus recognition for human identification
(Spie - Int Soc Optical Engineering, 2008-12-01)
Many methods based on biometrics such as fingerprint, face, iris, and retina have been proposed for person identification. However, for deceased individuals, such biometric measurements are not available. In such cases, ...
Skeletal age of individuals with Down syndrome
The aim of this study was to assess the skeletal age of Brazilian individuals with Down syndrome (DS) using the method of Greulich and Pyle. Forty subjects with DS between the ages of 6 and 16 years were studied and compared ...
Calcium Levels in the Maxillae of Human Foetuses
(Sociedad Chilena de Anatomía, 2011)
New method for sex prediction using the human non-adult auricular surface of the ilium in the Collection of Identified Skeletons of the University of Coimbra
Sex estimation in non-adult skeletons is crucial in bioarchaeology and forensic anthropology. It was not extensively considered in the past, mainly because it was stated that the dimorphic osteological features were difficult ...
Development of a method for capturing human motion using a RGB-D camera
Human motion capture systems are being increasingly studied in the area of computer vision and also by major entertainment industries. These systems are able to track the position and orientation of joints of the body and ...
TEMPORAL TRENDS IN OLD WORLD PATTERNS OF MORBIDITY
(Universidad de Tarapacá<br>Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Jurídicas<br>Departamento de Antropología, 2000)
Skeletal maturation analysis by morphological evaluation of the cervical vertebrae
The determination of skeletal maturation by morphological evaluation of the cervical vertebrae was evaluated in a 100 cephalograms. The analysis showed that this method was reproducible for assessing the individual's growth curve.