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Table 2 Descriptive statistics for handprint measurements in male and female participants

From: Stature estimation from handprint measurements: an application to the medicolegal investigation

Gender Parameter Right side Left side t test
Mean SD Mean SD t value p value
Male MHB 110.64 6.47 110.00 6.48 0.7045 0.4820**
F1DL 122.77 7.37 122.11 7.41 0.6364 0.5252**
SDL 175.81 9.19 175.39 9.13 0.3231 0.7469**
TDL 186.14 9.25 185.48 9.26 0.5020 0.6162**
F2DL 176.2 8.96 175.65 9.10 0.4295 0.6680**
F3DL 151.77 8.44 151.28 8.48 0.4110 0.6815**
Female MHB 98.19 4.08 98.04 4.11 0.2738 0.7845**
F1DL 114.66 7.40 114.37 7.47 0.2757 0.7831**
SDL 163.59 6.96 163.39 6.80 0.2185 0.8278**
TDL 173.01 7.40 172.82 7.47 0.1854 0.8531**
F2DL 163.24 7.83 163.14 7.83 0.0926 0.9263**
F3DL 139.90 7.04 139.80 6.94 0.1816 0.9192**
  1. SD standard deviation, MHB maximum handprint breadth, F1DL 1st digit length, SDL 2nd digit length, TDL 3rd digit length, F2DL 4th digit length, F3DL 5th digit length
  2. **Not significant (p > 0.05)