Correlation between Index Finger and Stature in Uttarakhand Population

@inproceedings{Kumar2014CorrelationBI,
  title={Correlation between Index Finger and Stature in Uttarakhand Population},
  author={Lalit Kumar and Sandeep Agarwal and Rajesh Garg and Amit Dixit},
  year={2014}
}
Human beings are considered to be bilaterally symmetrical, though, there is an asymmetry in the length of the thumb and fingers of both hands irrespective of sex or handedness; estimation of stature of an individual plays an important role for medico-legal fixation of individuality. This study looks into the possibility of estimation of stature from length of index finger. In this study 200 subjects (100 males and 100 females) between the ages of 21 to 30 years were taken from Uttarakhand… CONTINUE READING

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