1. Roghani , Tayebeh
  2. Allen , Diane D.
  3. Gladin , Amy
  4. Rahimi , Alireza
  5. Mehrabi , Marziyeh
  6. Rezaeian , Zahra Sadat
  7. Farajzadegan , Ziba
  8. Katzman , Wendy B.


Hyperkyphosis was associated with lower physical function in older women. Three cohort studies suggest that greater kyphosis angles may predict greater loss of physical function over time. These results imply that therapies that help to minimize hyperkyphosis may help preserve function in older women.