El estudio de los cambios entésicos en restos humanos de argentina. Estado actual y avances futuros

  • Rodrigo Zúñiga Thayer Universidad de Concepción
  • Jorge Suby
Palabras clave: marcadores de estrés musculoesqueletal, bioarqueología, actividad física


Durante la última década el análisis de los cambios entésicos se ha incluido como parte de las investigaciones bioarqueológicas de diversas regiones de Argentina. En este trabajo se presenta una síntesis de los principales resultados alcanzados hasta el momento y se proponen algunos caminos para los futuros estudios. Los resultados más recientes desarrollados en Argentina tienen en cuenta, en general, los conocimientos más actuales. Se identifican, sin embargo, tres aspectos a ser considerados: 1) las distintas metodologías de registro empleadas; 2) el reconocimiento y control de los múltiples factores biológicos involucrados en los cambios entésicos, incluyendo la masa corporal, la talla y la robustez diafisial, además del sexo y la edad; y 3) la interpretación multifactorial de sus resultados. Se discuten los alcances que han tenido estos estudios en escalas locales y se proponen nuevos avances considerando interrogantes teóricos y metodológicos.


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Zúñiga Thayer, R., & Suby, J. (2019). El estudio de los cambios entésicos en restos humanos de argentina. Estado actual y avances futuros. Revista Argentina De Antropología Biológica, 21(2), 003. https://doi.org/10.24215/18536387e003
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