Handbook of Physical Measurements by Karen W. Gripp

Handbook of Physical Measurements

byKaren W. Gripp, Anne M. Slavotinek, Judith G. Hall

Paperback | October 2, 2013

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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 beenformatted as a practical manual that can be carried to the clinic or ward for an assessment of physical features and measurements.

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Karen W. Gripp is the Chief of the Division of Medical Genetics at the A. I. du Pont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE, and Professor of Pediatrics at Thomas Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. She has a longstanding clinical and research interest in Costello syndrome and other rasopathies, and in craniofacial dysmorph...

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Title:Handbook of Physical MeasurementsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:October 2, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199935718

ISBN - 13:9780199935710

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. Measurement3. Proportional Growth and Normal Variants4. Height and Length5. Weight6. Head Circumference (Occipitofrontal Circumference, OFC)7. Craniofacies8. Limbs9. Chest and Trunk10. Genitalia11. Skin and Hair12. Dermatoglyphics and Trichoglyphics13. Use of Radiographs for Measurement14. Developmental Data15. Prenatal Ultrasound Measurements16. Postmortem Organ Weights17. Measurements for Specific Syndromes