Table 1

Comparison of reported postmortem thickness with the automated methods outlined in this paper, averaged across 30 subjects

MethodsPostmortem thickness, mmAverage of 30 subjects, mm
Overall average2.5*2.5  ± 0.7
Lateral cortex3.5*2.9  ± 0.3
Medial cortex2.7*2.4  ± 0.3
Inferior cortex3.0*2.7  ± 0.3
  • All ranges are standard deviations. 

  • * See ref. 2