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Table 2 Relationships (Pearson’s) between age, anthropometric variables and self reported thoracic pain

From: Breast size, thoracic kyphosis & thoracic spine pain - association & relevance of bra fitting in post-menopausal women: a correlational study

  Weight BMI IK Breastr size Pain
Age −0.26 (p = 0.09) −0.22 (p = 0.16) −1.0 (p = 0.34) −0.11 (p = 0.48) −0.14 (p = 0.35)
Weight   0.88 (p < 0.001) 0.066 (p = 0.68) 0.67 (p < 0.001) 0.47 (p = 0.001)
BMI    0.03 (p = 0.87) 0.57 (p < 0.001) 0.41 (p = 0.005)
IK     0.20 (p = 0.20) 0.08 (p = 0.60)
Breast size      0.46 (p = 0.002)
  1. Note: IK Index of Kyphosis.
  2. P = values are from Pearson’s correlation co-efficients calculated between variables.