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The horizontal cephalic index

by John Freeman Knott

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Published by Printed for the author by John Falconer in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Craniology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.F. Knott
    ContributionsDoran, Alban Henry Griffiths, 1849-1927, former owner, Royal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. ;
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26279225M

    Normal values for cephalic index ranged from 76% to 83% for males and 76% to 84% for females. 7 Due to the relatively longer antero-posterior dimension of scaphocephalic skulls, cephalic index is decreased to an average of % in sagittal synostosis. 8, 9 Most centers, regardless of type of surgical intervention, report that cephalic index Cited by: 2. 4 Frankfort Horizontal (FH) 1) A plane passing through three points of the right and left porion and the left orbitale. 2) First proposed at the Craniometric Congress held in Munich, Germany, Author: Michael S. Yuan.

    External cephalic version (ECV) refers to a procedure in which the fetus is rotated from a noncephalic to a cephalic presentation by manipulation through the mother's abdomen. It is typically performed as an elective procedure in nonlaboring women at or near term to improve their chances of having a . Cephalic index definition: the ratio of the greatest width of the human head to its greatest length, multiplied by | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

    cephalic index (səfăl´Ĭk) [Gr. kephale=head], ratio of the breadth of the head to its length. Expressed as a percental number, it provides the simplest description of the geometric relation of two dimensions. Cephalic index definition, the ratio of the greatest breadth of the head to its greatest length from front to back, multiplied by See more.


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The cephalic index or cranial index is the ratio of the maximum width (biparietal diameter or BPD, side to side) of the head of an organism (human or animal) multiplied by divided by its maximum length (occipitofrontal diameter or OFD, front to back).

The index is also used to. When a baby is diagnosed with Deformational Plagiocephaly, it is important to determine whether or not the baby will benefit from Cranial Remodel Band or Helmet.

So what is the Cephalic Index. The Cephalic Index, also referred to as cranial ratio or cephalic ratio is the measurement that will be used to. The cephalic index (CI) is a value calculated using two fetal biometric parameters which are the occipitofrontal diameter (OFD) and the biparietal diameter (BPD).

It is calculated as: cephalic index (CI) = biparietal diameter (BPD)/occipitofrontal diameter (OFD) x The cephalic index gives an idea of the fetal head shape.

It can change according to various situations such as. cephalic index (səfăl`ĭk) [Gr. kephale=head], ratio of the breadth of the head to its length. Expressed as a percental number, The horizontal cephalic index book provides the simplest description of the geometric relation of two dimensions.

The index is obtained by dividing the maximum width of the cranium by. The cephalic index or cranial index is the ratio of the maximum width of the head of an organism (human or animal) multiplied by divided by its maximum length (i.e., in the horizontal plane, or front to back).

The index is also used to categorize animals, especially dogs and cats. The cephalic index is used in anthropology for determining the head contour in the horizontal plane.

When the index is under it is called dolichocephalic; between andmesaticephalic; and abovebrachycephalic. With the aid of the cephalic index, local anthropological types can be isolated within the major races of man.

The aim of the current study was to topographically determine the anatomical location of the mandibular foramen and respective lingula in dry human mandibles and to establish whether it bears a relationship with cephalic index of the respective crania.

Index Statistical composite that measures changes in the economy or in financial markets, often expressed in percentage changes from a base year or from the previous month.

Indexes measure the ups and downs of stock, bond, and some commodities markets, in terms of market prices and weighting of companies in the index. Index A statistical measure of the. in percents of the former, and this value is called the cephalic index. The object of the following investigation is a study of the biological significance of this index.

The statement that in a certain race the breadth of the skull is, on the average, a certain percentage of its length, would seem toCited by: Define cephalic index. cephalic index synonyms, cephalic index pronunciation, cephalic index translation, English dictionary definition of cephalic index.

People with a horizontal cephalic index of less than 76 have long, narrow head, and belong to dolichocephalic type of the head. cephalic index; cephalic indexes; cephalic indexes. Cephalic index is the ratio of the maximum width of the head to its maximum length (i.e., in the horizontal plane, or front to back), sometimes multiplied by for convenience.

It was once widely used to categorize human populations, but is no longer used for that purpose except for describing individuals' appearances, and has no correlation with behavior. Cephalic index is the ratio of the maximum width of the head multiplied by divided by its maximum length (i.e., in the horizontal plane, or front to back).

The index was widely used by anthropologists in the early twentieth century to categorize human populations, and by Carleton S. Coon in the s. Cephalic index, the percentage of breadth to length in any skull.

The index is calculated from measurement of the diameters of the skull. The length of the skull is the distance from the glabella (the midpoint between the brows) and the most projecting point at the back of the head. The breadth of. Cephalic Index of animals asides from dogs.

This article could use some information related to the Cephalic Index of animals asides from domestic dogs - domestic dogs are covered almost exclusively, save for the 3 cats in the brachycephalic category. 20 December (UTC) Neapolitan Mastiff. Definition of cephalic index in the caistab-gabon.com dictionary.

Meaning of cephalic index. What does cephalic index mean. Information and translations of cephalic index in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web. cephalic index times the maximum breadth of the skull divided by its maximum length. citation index an index listing all publications appearing in a set of source publications (e.g., articles in a defined group of journals) that cite a given publication in their bibliographies.

Cephalic definition is - of or relating to the head. How to use cephalic in a sentence. cephalic. cephalic index. cephalic module. cephalin. See More Nearby Entries. Statistics for cephalic. Look-up Popularity. Cite this Entry “Cephalic.”. Cephalic index is an important parameter for classifying populations.

In the present study, students with age range of 17 to 25 years of Ijaw and Igbo origin from some Nigerian higher. Explore releases from Cephalic Index at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Cephalic Index at the Discogs Marketplace. Cephalic index is the ratio of head width expressed as a percentage of head length.

The normal range is %. Head length is measured between the glabella (the most prominent point on the frontal bone above the root of the nose) and the most prominent part of. Not enough evidence is available to support the use of x-ray pelvimetry in patients whose fetuses have cephalic presentations.: Commonly used sites for catheterization include the basilic, cephalic, saphenous popliteal, external jugular, and temporal veins.

A nauplius consists of the first three cephalic segments and the appendages belonging to those segments, the antennules, antennae, and.known as cephalic index, and when referring to dry skulls, cranial index,13 These indices are calculated by determining the ratio between maximum width and maximum length of the head (Fig 1),13 The concept was subsequently enhanced with the definition of inter - mediate values,14 which provide a classification system.For brachycephaly evaluation, a cephalic index of 2 standard deviations (SDs) below mean (head narrow for its length) or 2 SDs above mean (head wide for its length) warrants coverage of a trial of orthotic banding to correct the craniofacial deformity in a child after 4 .