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Research Article

Morphometric Evaluation of Korean Femurs by Geometric Computation: Comparisons of the Sex and the Population

Table 4

Comparison of parameters of the diaphysis among populations.

MeasurementPopulationFemaleMaleCombined
GroupAbbreviation

DiaphysisCL (mm)Japanese III [51]254.0273.5265.7
Japanese II [51]268.5293.5280.4
Korean (this study)274.47289.61281.11
Japanese I [51]293.2311.4285.3
North American Indian III [51]299.3316.7308.2
Inuit [9]305.5318.4312.1
North American Indian I [9]302.6329.6319.1
North American Indian II [9]313.8327.7320.9
African American II [9]318.4339.6329.0
European American I [9]322.5330.6329.4
European American II [51]317.3343.2330.2
African American I [9]319.6342.7332.1
ST (mm)African American I [9]8.48.68.5
European American II [51]8.49.38.8
African American II [9]9.29.09.1
Japanese III [51]9.29.19.1
European American I [9]9.49.89.7
Inuit [9]9.711.010.3
Japanese I [51]9.611.610.5
North American Indian II [9]9.811.610.7
North American Indian III [51]11.011.011.0
Japanese II [51]10.712.511.6
North American Indian I [9]10.912.211.7
Korean (this study)13.8213.4313.65

CL: chord length; ST: subtense.