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Title Handbook of physical measurements / [edited by] Karen W. Gripp, Anne M. Slavotinek, Judith E. Allanson, Judith G. Hall.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.


 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Edition 3rd edition.
Description 1 online resource (591 pages) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Anthropometry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genetic disorders -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Growth disorders -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Body Weights and Measures -- methods.
Growth Disorders -- diagnosis.
Reference Values.
Genre Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals.
Contents Introduction -- Measurement -- Proportional growth and normal variants -- Height and length -- Weight -- Head circumference (occipitofrontal circumference, OFC) -- Craniofacies -- Limbs -- Chest and trunk -- Genitalia -- Skin and hair -- Dermatoglyphics and trichoglyphics -- Use of radiographs for measurement -- Developmental data -- Prenatal ultrasound measurements -- Postmortem organ weights -- Measurements for specific syndromes.
Summary "Thoroughly updated and revised, this new edition of the classic clinical text provides a comprehensive review of physical measurements used in the clinical evaluation of neonates, children, and adults presenting with dysmorphic features, structural anomalies, or genetic syndromes. It has been formatted as a practical manual that can be carried to the clinic or ward for an assessment of physical features and measurements"--Publisher's description.
Other Author Gripp, Karen W., editor.
Slavotinek, Anne M., editor.
Hall, Judith G., editor.
Allanson, Judith E., editor.
Other Title Print version: Handbook of physical measurements. 3rd ed. New York, NY : Oxford University Press, ©2013 9780199935710