Secular change in body height and cephalic index of Croatian medical students (University of Rijeka).

  title={Secular change in body height and cephalic index of Croatian medical students (University of Rijeka).},
  author={Alena Bureti{\'c}-Tomljanovi{\'c} and Smiljana Risti{\'c} and Bojana Brajenovi{\'c}-Mili{\'c} and Sa{\vs}a Ostoji{\'c} and Elena Gombac and Miljenko Kapovi{\'c}},
  journal={American journal of physical anthropology},
  volume={123 1},
An investigation of body height and cephalic measurements was performed among five groups of first-year medical students of the University of Rijeka School of Medicine (Rijeka, Croatia). Body height and different cephalic measurements showed normal distribution, both in male and female students. Differences between measured variables were statistically analyzed by ANOVA. No significant difference with regard to year of birth was found in either males or females. The cephalic index showed no… CONTINUE READING
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