Funtabulously Frivolous Friday Five 344 - Just when you thought your brain could unwind, enter the medical trivia of FFFF.
Peter Beighton OMB, MD PhD, FRCP . Professor of Medical Genetics, University of Cape Town, South Africa. Beighton Score (1971)
Mathilda Mary Nelson (1926 – 2012), Human geneticist. Emery-Nelson syndrome (1970)
The Beighton Score is a simple, numerical index which is used to express the range and severity of joint movements in normal and affected persons.