FEATURES OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE MEN DIED OF THE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
The purpose of research is revealing constitutional features of corpses of men of the second period of the mature age, died of acute and repeated myocardial infarction. Material and methods. Anthropometric study of 84 corpses of men of the II period of adulthood (36–60 years), died of acute and repeated myocardial infarction was carried out with the definition of the body type according to Shevkunenko, to Chernorutskii, to Rees and Eisenk, definition of sexual dimorphism according to the Tanner index, definition of abdomen shape according to Zhukov, definition of body type according to Quetelet and body density according to Rohrer. Results. Among the men who died from acute myocardial infarction, there are more persons of normostenic (according to Chernorutsky) and asthenic (according to Rees and Eisenk) constitution types, and among men who died from repeated myocardial infarction, there are more persons of hypersthenic, picnic type and with obesity of 1 degree.
About Authors (Correspondence):
Shabokha A.D. – candidate of medical sciences, senior lecturer of the chair for operative surgery with topographic anatomy, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org