Unformatted text preview: ossification. b. Ancestry: Most difficult determination to make, facial bones are most useful. c. Stature: An estimated range can be made by using a mathematical formula with measurements of long bones. II. Trauma a. Ante: Before, Post: After, Peri: During III. Individual Identification a. Dental work such as filings, dentures, or braces can be traced back to individual dental records. b. Habitual activity can wear away certain parts on a bone and lead examiners to form an association with a given profession to certain markings. c. Harper Bone: Found 25ft from the Kennedy assassination; skull bone. IV. Bones a. Skull, clavicle, ribs, sternum, humerus, radius, ulna, carpels, metacarpals, vertebra, ilium, femur, patella, tibia, fibula, tarsels, metatarsals. b. Hip bone: Flared ilium, sacral promontory, pelvic brim, symphysis pubis, sacral curvature....
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- Spring '08
- hip bone, Harper Bone, Skull Bone, Analyzes human skeletal