Anthropological Measurement of Lower Limb and Foot Bones Using Multi‐Detector Computed Tomography

@article{Robinson2008AnthropologicalMO,
  title={Anthropological Measurement of Lower Limb and Foot Bones Using Multi‐Detector Computed Tomography},
  author={Claire E. Robinson and Roos Eisma and B Morgan and Amanda J. Jeffery and Eleanor Alison May Graham and Sue M Black and Guy N. Rutty},
  journal={Journal of Forensic Sciences},
  year={2008},
  volume={53}
}
Abstract:  Anthropological examination of defleshed bones is the gold standard for osteological measurement in forensic practice. However, multi‐detector computed tomography (MDCT) offers the opportunity of three‐dimensional imaging of skeletal elements, allowing measurement of bones in any plane without defleshing. We present our experiences of the examination of 15 human lower limbs in different states of decomposition using MDCT. We present our method of imaging and radiological measurement… Expand
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