The 87th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2018)


Session 37. Human Skeletal Variation, Function and Biomechanics. Contributed Posters. Chair: Lesley Harrington

April 13, 2018 , Zilker 1/2/3 Add to calendar

Authors present 7:00-8:00 am and noon-1:00 pm

1 Add to calendar Geometric morphometric analyses of changes in craniofacial and anterior cranial base shape. Sandra Cridlin.
2 Add to calendar Subsistence and Facial Form: Estimating Masticatory Muscle Mechanical Efficiency in Historical Populations from Northern China. Matthew J. Kesterke, Lauren N. Butaric, Qun Zhang, Tao Han, Hong Zhu, Quanchao Zhang, Qian Wang.
3 Add to calendar Sulcal pattern variation in extant human endocasts. Edwin J. de Jager, Albert N. van Schoor, Jakobus W. Hoffman, Anna C. Oettlé, Caroline Fonta, Amélie Beaudet.
4 Add to calendar Homeotic transformation of vertebrae at the thoracic-lumbar border in humans: Association with number of sacral vertebrae and obstetrical significance. Robert G. Tague.
5 Add to calendar Modelling Appositional Long Bone Growth in Non-Sedentary Children: Implications for Cross-Sectional Geometry. Lesley Harrington, Helen K. Kurki, Benjamin Osipov, Marla MacKinnon, Libby W. Cowgill.
6 Add to calendar A biomechanical reappraisal of the femoral neck. Alexander G. Claxton.
7 Add to calendar The effect of muscle mass and exercise on proximal femoral shaft strength in NHANES III runners. Robyn A. Johnston, Libby W. Cowgill.
8 Add to calendar Proportions of the lateral tibial condyle and posterior meniscal notch size in Homo sapiens. C. Kinley Russell.
9 Add to calendar Cortical bone nano-structure in the human first metatarsal. Tea Jashashvili.
10 Add to calendar Feasibility of estimating total body, lean and fat mass from bone cross-sectional geometry. Emma Pomeroy, Alison Macintosh, Jonathan C.K. Wells, Tim J. Cole, Jay T. Stock.
11 Add to calendar Evolutionary implications of limited evidence of frailty in mammals. Karyne N. Rabey, Pierre Lemelin, Roshna E. Wunderlich, Megan Snyder, Daniel Schmitt.
12 Add to calendar The effect of trunk position on lower body mechanics during running. Anna G. Warrener, Robert Tamai, Daniel E. Lieberman.
13 Add to calendar Investigating the underlying causes of “circumferential deviation of the olecranon process”. Jennifer K. Dewey.
14 Add to calendar Toeing the line: Morphology and biomechanics of metatarsus varus in three dimensions — a case study from the Milwaukee County Poor Farm Cemetery. Ashley L. Brennaman, Jessica L. Skinner.
15 Add to calendar Age-Associated Changes in Subadult Cross-Sectional Geometry of Ribs: A Comparison Between Modern and Medieval Polish Samples. Rebecca C. Mayus, Amanda M. Agnew.
16 Add to calendar Patterns of Fluctuating Asymmetry in the Human Axial Skeleton. Amandine B. Eriksen, Lauren Schroeder, Noreen von Cramon-Taubadel.
17 Add to calendar Where Is remodeling most active across skeletal elements and taxa?. Robert A. Walker.
18 Add to calendar Functional adaptation in cortical and trabecular bone: different reflections of activity. Bram Mulder, Jay T. Stock, Sarah Inskip, Craig Cessford, John Robb.
19 Add to calendar Variation in the trabecular structure of the 4th lumbar vertebra between obese and non-obese individuals. Devora S. Gleiber, Deborah L. Cunningham, Daniel J. Wescott.
20 Add to calendar Characterizing whole joint trabecular bone structural variation in the human proximal humerus. Lily J. Doershuk, Jaap P.P. Saers, Colin N. Shaw, Tea Jashashvili, Adam D. Gordon, Kristian J. Carlson, Jay T. Stock, Timothy M. Ryan.
21 Add to calendar Predominant collagen fiber orientation (CFO) is a stronger predictor of load history than drifting osteon prevalence or osteon population density (OPD of conventional osteons): An evaluation in bending regions of adult human fibulae, femora, and chimpanzee femora. Marshall K. Henrie, Ethan D. Finlinson, James S. Smith, Kendra E. Keenan, John G. Skedros.
22 Add to calendar Biomechanical signatures of watercraft use in Holocene foragers and modern athletes. Jay T. Stock, Colin N. Shaw, Alison A. Macintosh.
23 Add to calendar Bison Hides and Biomechanics: Experimental Bioarchaeology of Wichita Scraper Technologies. Michael C.H. Walters, Lesley Rankin-Hill, Christopher Black.
24 Add to calendar The “Buffalo Soldiers” of Fort Craig, New Mexico: Biomechanical Properties of the Femora and Humeri. Shelby L. Garza, Daniel J. Wescott.
25 Add to calendar Hip joint ankylosis and femur adaptation: Ancient human bone histology case study from the Metal Period Philippines. Justyna J. Miszkiewicz, Claire Rider, Shimona Kealy, Marc F. Oxenham.
26 Add to calendar The Evolution of Femoroacetabular Impingement. Austin B. Lawrence, Paul A. Sandberg.
27 Add to calendar Enthesophytes: Correlation of Bony Growth at Tendon Insertion Sites with Socio-Demographic Factors in European American and African American Individuals. Claire E. Mincher, Sean D. Tallman.
28 Add to calendar A comparison of lateral iliac flare measurement methods and their correlation with lesser gluteal moment arms. Rebecca W. Cook, Gabriel S. Yapuncich, Indya J. Thompson, Christopher S. Walker, Steven E. Churchill.