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Uniform Title Identification of pathological conditions in human skeletal remains (Ortner)
Title Ortner's identification of pathological conditions in human skeletal remains / edited by Jane E. Buikstra
Edition Third edition
Published London, United Kingdom : Academic Press, 2019
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Contents Front Cover; Ortner's Identification of Pathological Conditions in Human Skeletal Remains; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Contributors; Preface; A Tribute to Don Ortner; References; 1 Introduction; History of the First Edition From Donald J. Ortner; Acknowledgments for the First Edition; History of the Second Edition From Donald J. Ortner; Acknowledgments for the Second Edition; Objectives of the First and Second Editions; History of the Third Edition From Jane E. Buikstra; Acknowledgments for the Third Edition; Objectives of the Third Edition; Format of the Volume; Abbreviations
4 Fundamentals of Human Bone and Dental Biology: Structure, Function, and DevelopmentSkeletal Structure, Function, and Cellular Basis of Bone Biology; Evolution of the Vertebrate Skeleton; Gross Function and Anatomy; Bone Tissue: Composition and Organization; Cartilaginous Tissue; Bone Cells; Molecules and Signaling Pathways: Master Control Mechanisms; Skeletogenesis and Bone Modeling; Embryological and Developmental Processes; Bone Modeling; Endochondral Ossification; Intramembranous Ossification; The Facial Skeleton; Bone Remodeling; The Basic Multicellular Unit
Histomorphology: Deciphering the Metabolic RecordThe Cellular Basis of Bone Formation and Resorption; Remodeling and the Morphology of the BMU; Calculation of Remodeling Parameters From BSUs; Application of Remodeling Parameters to Pathological Cases and Archeological Skeletal Populations; Why Bones Break: Histomorphometric Assessment of Bone Strength and Fragility; Mechanical Loading Shapes the Material and Structural Properties of Bone Tissue; Bone Functional Adaptation; Mechanical Loading Modes Experienced by Bone; Material Properties and Bone Strength
Tooth Structure and FormationEnamel; Dentin; Periodontal Ligament and Cementum; Tooth Morphogenesis; Conclusions; References; 5 Abnormal Bone: Considerations for Documentation, Disease Process Identification, and Differential Diagnosis; Abnormal Bone: General Considerations and Gross Appearance; Description of Abnormal Bone; Differential Diagnosis; Cases of Abnormal Bone: Modeling Description, Identification, and Differential Diagnoses; Conclusion; References; 6 Histomorphology: Deciphering the Metabolic Record; Introduction; Visualization of Histological Structures in Dry Bone
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Subject Bone and Bones -- pathology
Bones -- Diseases
Bones -- Diseases.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / General.
MEDICAL / Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL / Diseases.
MEDICAL / Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL / Internal Medicine.
Form Electronic book
Author Buikstra, Jane E., editor
ISBN 0128099011
Other Titles Identification of pathological conditions in human skeletal remains