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A survey of human age estimation techniques from bone microstructures

Khan, I. and Mohd Nor, F. and Abdul Jamil, M. M. (2015) A survey of human age estimation techniques from bone microstructures. In: ICIBEL 2015: International Conference for Innovation in Biomedical Engineering and Life Sciences, 6-8 December 2015, Putrajaya.

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Abstract

The skeleton of human changes with increasing age due to change in bone density. Bone tissues have the capability to store the information of these variations which can be used to predict age from human remains. This study discuss the process and factors that affect human skeleton with increasing age. The techniques to carry out human age estimation are discussed as well, which shows that there is a strong co-relation between increasing age and bone micro structures. Microscopic analysis of osteons, haversian canal and circumferential lamella were analyzed in these techniques to estimate age.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Human age estimation; bone microstructures; microscopic features; bone remodeling
Subjects: Q Science > QM Human anatomy
Divisions: Faculty of Electrical and Electronic Engineering > Department of Electronic Engineering
Depositing User: Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Date Deposited: 13 Aug 2018 03:32
Last Modified: 13 Aug 2018 03:32
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/10013
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