Your opinion & share...
Latest topics
» Marriage & career
Yesterday at 8:51 pm by H.A.B

»  What will happen in my life
Yesterday at 7:08 am by pravin kumar

» Both hand Suwon or what ?
Yesterday at 4:01 am by konnekt-heart-2-heart

» What is the meaning of 2 phalanges in little fingers?and what are its effects
Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:35 pm by Martijn (admin)

» Just to say hi!
Wed Aug 08, 2018 10:18 am by Helen_Jayne

» 3 Questions about my lines
Tue Aug 07, 2018 6:05 am by rinchu

» life line broken in both hands
Sun Aug 05, 2018 2:43 am by pravin kumar

» III - Thumbrule DMIT - IQ TEST: Does intelligence correlate with fingerprints & dermatoglyphics?
Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:15 pm by Martijn (admin)

» IV - The Hand of Hitler
Fri Jul 27, 2018 4:33 pm by Martijn (admin)

» Can anyone help me with analysis of my hand
Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:31 pm by Ssunshine64

» Can anyone do an analysis?
Sat Jul 21, 2018 10:29 am by bluesu

» Hi this is Chintan from India
Sat Jul 21, 2018 6:56 am by Deewanablast

» Hi admin i want to read palns
Sat Jul 21, 2018 5:02 am by Deewanablast

» Five Horizontal lines on saturn finger
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:51 pm by Lynn

» Hello from Pennsylvania, USA
Sun Jul 15, 2018 1:02 am by Carmaela26

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Who is online?
In total there are 25 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 25 Guests

None

[ View the whole list ]


Most users ever online was 293 on Mon Jul 25, 2011 11:22 am
Moderators & partners

• Discover the Modern Hand Reading Forum partners:

Would you like to see your website listed?

Modern Hand Reading Forum Partners

Pointing finger: check this out!

Statistics
We have 5536 registered users
The newest registered user is Khang05

Our users have posted a total of 44914 messages in 4543 subjects
Recommendations

• The FREE hand reading services at the Modern Hand Reading Forum are being continued in 2015 with the assistance of Google adsense!


Pointing finger: check this out!



Google+
MAJOR HAND READING SYNONYMS
Palmistry, Palm Reading, Hand Analysis, Chirology & Chiromancy.

Learn how to read hands according the Modern Hand Reading paradigm & you can use this forum as your palm reading guide!

Chinese twin study: simian crease passes inter- & intra-observer agreement test!

Go down

Chinese twin study: simian crease passes inter- & intra-observer agreement test!

Post  Martijn (admin) on Thu Sep 16, 2010 2:43 pm

Earlier this year a Chinese study revealed that the 'simian crease' has passed a test focussed on inter- and intra-observer agreement. This result implicates that the 'simian crease' meets an important requirement for any application in hand diagnostics!

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20158312


SUMMARY:

Physical features observation: is it repeatable in zygosity determination of Chinese adult twins?

Twin Res Hum Genet.
2010 Feb;13(1):96-100.

Gao W, Li L, Cao W, Zhan S, Zhao Y, Wang H, Hu Y.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, Beijing, China.


This study reports on the inter- and intrarater reliability of physical features observation. Study subjects were 176 Chinese adult persons, consisting of 89 males and 87 females. Three trained research assistants responded simultaneously and respectively to 12 items regarding the subject's physical features including 'hair', 'Mongoloid folds', left and right 'ear lobes', 'earwax', 'nostril shape', 'tongue rolling', left and right 'hitchhiker's thumb', 'mid-digital hair' and left and right 'simian crease' at the moment of interview. And 14 days later, these subjects received the same observation once again. The results showed that the inter- and intra-observer agreements of 'hair', 'earwax', 'tongue rolling', 'mid-digital hair' and 'simian crease' were almost perfect with most kappa (kappa) coefficients >or= .80, while 'Mongoloid fold' and 'nostril shape' showed poor inter-observer agreement and 'nostril shape' showed poor intra-observer agreement (kappa < .40). Two other physical features, 'hitchhiker's thumb' and 'ear lobes' showed moderate inter-observer agreement and three features, 'hitchhiker's thumb', 'ear lobes' and 'Mongoloid fold', showed moderate intra-observer agreement (.40<or= kappa <.80). In conclusion, this study suggests that as far as reliability is concerned, the five features which were 'hair', 'earwax', 'tongue rolling', 'mid-digital hair' and 'simian crease' could be considered in zygosity determination of Chinese adult twins, while the two features, 'Mongoloid fold' and 'nostril shape', should be abandoned.

PMID: 20158312 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

___________________________________________
sunny

Martijn van Mensvoort
Hand researcher & psychologist in The Netherlands (Holland)
Presents: Multi-Perspective Palm Reading + the Global Palm Reading Network
avatar
Martijn (admin)
Admin

Posts : 5241
Join date : 2010-07-23
Location : The Netherlands

http://www.handresearch.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Chinese twin study: simian crease passes inter- & intra-observer agreement test!

Post  asif amin on Thu Sep 30, 2010 6:25 pm

Related to this topic, I have some palm prints of Mongoloids, it is taken from M.A Malik's book " The new horizon in palmistry".

avatar
asif amin

Posts : 209
Join date : 2010-07-26
Age : 35
Location : Karachi, Pakistan

Back to top Go down

Re: Chinese twin study: simian crease passes inter- & intra-observer agreement test!

Post  jeanette on Thu Sep 30, 2010 7:55 pm

Hi Asif,
Thanks for posting all that. You send a lot of great information.
Jeanette.
avatar
jeanette

Posts : 568
Join date : 2010-07-27
Location : scotland

Back to top Go down

Re: Chinese twin study: simian crease passes inter- & intra-observer agreement test!

Post  Martijn (admin) on Thu Sep 30, 2010 10:21 pm

asif amin wrote:Related to this topic, I have some palm prints of Mongoloids, it is taken from M.A Malik's book " The new horizon in palmistry".
Thanks Asif!!

Thumbs up!

By the way, for those who are not yet aware of the 'vocabulary'... the words mongoloid refers to people who have a genetic disorder named 'trisomy 21', which is better known as Down's syndrome.

On my website I present HIGH RESOLUTION examples of (both) hands of two people who both have Down syndrome - including a very detailed analyses of all related hand characteristics, see:

http://www.handresearch.com/diagnostics/simian-line-down-syndrome.htm



___________________________________________
sunny

Martijn van Mensvoort
Hand researcher & psychologist in The Netherlands (Holland)
Presents: Multi-Perspective Palm Reading + the Global Palm Reading Network
avatar
Martijn (admin)
Admin

Posts : 5241
Join date : 2010-07-23
Location : The Netherlands

http://www.handresearch.com

Back to top Go down

Re: Chinese twin study: simian crease passes inter- & intra-observer agreement test!

Post  asif amin on Mon Oct 04, 2010 6:29 pm

Some links about Down Syndrome ( Mongoloids ). It is easy to see website rather than I post all material it covers more space of page (thread)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Down_syndrome

http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Mongoloid+idiot
avatar
asif amin

Posts : 209
Join date : 2010-07-26
Age : 35
Location : Karachi, Pakistan

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum