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Table 5 Comparison of correlation coefficient (R) among different studies

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

Measurements Present study Paulis (2015) Ahemad and Purkait (2011) Ishak et al. (2012b) Zulkifly et al. (2018)
Male Female Combined sex Male Female Male Male Female Male Female
Right Left Right Left Right Left Right Right Combined side Right Left Right Left Right Left Right Left
MHB 0.490 0.480 0.336 0.333 0.741 0.732            
F1DL 0.481 0.472 0.340 0.346 0.599 0.587            
SDL 0.709 0.703 0.446 0.439 0.767 0.760            
TDL 0.649 0.655 0.552 0.548 0.777 0.771 0.519 0.298 0.558 0.640 0.640 0.650 0.650 0.680 0.650 0.640 0.600
F2DL 0.596 0.586 0.537 0.540 0.754 0.744            
F3DL 0.557 0.550 0.542 0.517 0.742 0.729            
  1. MHB maximum handprint breadth, F1DL 1st digit length, SDL 2nd digit length, TDL 3rd digit length, F2DL 4th digit length, F3DL 5th digit length