Horse riding and the shape of the acetabulum: Insights from the bioarchaeological analysis of early Hungarian mounted archers (10th century)

  title={Horse riding and the shape of the acetabulum: Insights from the bioarchaeological analysis of early Hungarian mounted archers (10th century)},
  author={William Berthon and Bal{\'a}zs Tihanyi and Luca Kis and Laszlo Dr. R{\'e}v{\'e}sz and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Coqueugniot and Olivier Dutour and Gy{\"o}rgy P{\'a}lfi},
  journal={International Journal of Osteoarchaeology},
Horse riding is a human activity that has particularly interested bioanthropologists and paleopathologists working on the reconstruction of activities from skeletal changes in ancient populations. However, various sample and methodological limitations, such as the absence of direct evidence connecting the individuals and the activity, result in a lack of confidence regarding what changes should be included in the so‐called horse riding syndrome. Focusing on the ovalization of the… Expand
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