Facial growth of males and females compared by tensor analysis.

  title={Facial growth of males and females compared by tensor analysis.},
  author={Joanna M Battagel},
  journal={British journal of orthodontics},
  volume={21 3},
This study compares and contrasts the longitudinal differences in facial development between 18 male and 22 female subjects, employing the technique of tensor analysis. Children were examined in two age ranges: prepubertal (aged 7-10 years) and post-pubertal (15-20 years of age). Both the changes over time and the differences in amount and direction of growth between the sexes were subjected to statistical analysis. A tensor analysis permits the computation of differences in form (that is in… CONTINUE READING

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