Handbook of Physical Measurements
Oxford University Press, Nov 16, 2006 - Reference - 520 pages
Updated and revised, this is a comprehensive sourcebook of reference data for health professionals involved in evaluating people with abnormal features or syndromes. It includes many graphs, tables, and charts needed by clinicians to define normal patterns of growth and provides standards of comparison for possible congenital abnormalities. Numerous "how-to" illustrations give the step-by-step guidance needed to ensure that standardized measurements are properly taken for accurate recordkeeping. Designed for ease of use, the pocket-sized book has a durable plastic cover, making it ideal for use in the ward or clinic.
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12 Dermatoglyphics and Trichoglyphics
13 Use of Radiographs for Measurement
14 Developmental Data
15 Prenatal Ultrasound Measurements
16 Postmortem Organ Weights
17 Measurements for Specific Syndromes
18 An Approach to the Child with Dysmorphic Features
Abnormally Achondroplasia Adapted adult angle anomalies assessment birth to 16 body bone age bony branchial arch breast canthal distance canthus carrying angle child cleft clinical congenital craniofacial Cri du chat dermatoglyphics diameter distal dysmorphologists epicanthal folds evaluation eyes facial height Feingold and Bossert females fetal Figure flexion crease fontanelle gestational age glands growth curves hair follicle Hansmann head circumference individual infant Instruments Spreading calipers Instruments Tape-measure Landmarks Measure lateral Length Definition limb lower males malformation Malina mandible mandibular Mean SD Mean medial Merlob mesenchyme microcephaly midline muscle nail nasal newborn nipple Noonan syndrome normal North European nose ossification palate palm palpebral fissure patient patterns percent percentile permission philtrum Pitfalls plane posterior posterior fontanelle prominence protrusion Remarks ridges SD Mean SD segment sexes skin skull standard supine sutures syndrome Tanner Tanner stage teeth thumb tissue tongue upper usually vertical weeks of gestation width