Hyperkyphosis

 
National Institutes of Health

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2010
2010
While many assume hyperkyphosis reflects underlying spinal osteoporosis and vertebral fractures, our results suggest… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVES To assess whether a specifically designed yoga intervention can reduce hyperkyphosis. DESIGN A 6-month, two-group… (More)
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2008
2008
The assumption that subacromial space decreases in patients with thoracic hyperkyphosis arises from sporadic and personal… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE To determine clinical and radiographic determinants of hyperkyphosis in patients with ankylosing spondylitis. METHODS… (More)
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2005
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2005
UNLABELLED It is unknown whether kyphosis of the thoracic spine is an independent risk factor for future osteoporotic fractures… (More)
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2002
2002
The thoracic region of the spine is normally kyphotic, or anteriorly concave. Hyperkyphosis, colloquially called “dowager’s hump… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
STUDY DESIGN A retrospective study of 1,090 patients undergoing corrective spinal deformity surgery for scoliosis (n = 920… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Hand dominance and spinal posture were studied for their prediction of the development of thoracic hyperkyphosis… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
To determine if the severity of osteoporosis and its resultant hyperkyphosis cause measurable impairment of lung function, 74… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
A prospective study of thoracic and lumbar spinal fracture distribution and its relationship to thoracic kyphosis was performed… (More)
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