Statistical shape analysis of nose in Turkish young adults


Ercan I., Etoz A., Guney I. , Ocakoğlu G., Turan-Ozdemir S., Kan İ., ...More

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.18, no.1, pp.219-224, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.scs.0000248642.17965.82
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.219-224

Abstract

There are several anthropometric studies regarding the nose, however none of them involves data about a statistical shape analysis. In this study, a landmark-based geometric morphometric technique was used to analyze the nasal shapes in a young Turkish adult population.