Type of Article : Original Research
Year: 2015 | Volume 3 | Issue 2 | Page No. 1156-1158
Date of Publication: 30-06-2015
ESTIMATION OF STATURE FROM ULNA
Amit A. Mehta *1, Anjulika A. Mehta 2, V.M. Gajbhiye 3, Sarthak. Verma 4.
*1Associate Professor, 2 Assistant Professor, 3 Professor and Head, 4 Under Graduate Student.
1,3,4 Department of Anatomy, 2 Department of Physiology.
Peoples College of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Bhanpur, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Address: Dr. Amit A. Mehta, Associate Professor, Dept. Of Anatomy, Peoples College Of Medical Sciences And Research Centre, Bhanpur Bypass Road, Bhanpur, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462037, India. Mobile No.: +919701672882
Stature is among the factors required to establish individuality of an unidentified dead body or any mutilated part of such body. In present study an attempt will be made to estimate the stature from percutaneous length of ulna. Study consists of 50 adult males and 50 adult females between the age group of 18- 30 years, born in Central India. On computing the data, significant positive correlation between the stature and percutaneous ulnar bone length will be assessed. Stature will be estimated from percutaneous length of ulna using simple regression analysis.
Key words: Stature, ulna, Bone length, Regression equation.
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Amit A. Mehta, Anjulika A. Mehta, V.M. Gajbhiye, Sarthak. Verma. ESTIMATION OF STATURE FROM ULNA. Int J Anat Res 2015;3(2):1156-1158. DOI: 10.16965/ijar.2015.185