Bilateral asymmetry of the humerus during growth and development.

@article{Blackburn2011BilateralAO,
  title={Bilateral asymmetry of the humerus during growth and development.},
  author={Amanda M. Blackburn},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  year={2011},
  volume={145 4},
  pages={639-46}
}
The development of handedness throughout growth can be investigated by using bilateral asymmetry of the humerus as a proxy for this trait. A large skeletal sample of nonadults from English archaeological sites was examined using standard metric techniques to assess when right-sided asymmetry first appears in the human skeleton. Results of this work indicate… CONTINUE READING