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Skeletal age determination based on the os pubis: A comparison of the Acsádi-Nemeskéri and Suchey-Brooks methods
After reviewing various systems of age determination based on analysis of the pubic bone, the discussion concentrates on the collection and preparation of an extensive autopsy sample (n=1225) of…
Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis : A cost of being an erect biped or a clever adaptation ?
- Biology, Medicine
Although often approached as a pathological condition requiring corrective treatment, spondylolysis usually produces relatively mild symptoms if any at all, and may even provide the advantages of greater lower back flexibility.
Standards for Data Collection from Human Skeletal Remains
This hands-on laboratory course will take an in-depth study of the human skeleton as a dynamic, living system, and will examine each bone, with a review of normal and abnormal variations.
The Osteological Paradox: Problems of Inferring Prehistoric Health from Skeletal Samples [and Comments and Reply]
- MedicineCurrent Anthropology
Using simple models of the relationship between individual "frailty" and the hazard of death at each age, the skeletal evidence pertaining to the transition from hunting-and-gathering to settled agriculture is equally consistent with an improvement in health and a deterioration i health resulting from the transition.
Infections in palaeopathology: the basis of classification according to most probable cause
Arthropathies in palaeopathology: The basis of classification according to most probable cause
Stable Isotope Analysis of Human and Faunal Remains from the Anglo-Saxon Cemetery at Berinsfield, Oxfordshire: Dietary and Social Implications
- Environmental Science
Stable carbon and nitrogen isotope values were obtained from human and faunal bones from the Early Anglo-Saxon cemetery site at Wally Corner, Berinsfield, Oxfordshire, U.K. These values were used to…
Preparation and characterization of bone and tooth collagen for isotopic analysis
- Environmental Science, Geography
Lehrbuch der Anthropologie in systematischer Darstellung : mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der anthropologischen Methoden : für Studierende Ärzte und Forschungsreisende