Vera Bittner, Author at Clinical Advisor

Vera Bittner

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The 6 Minute Walk Test

General description of procedure, equipment, technique The 6-min walk test (6 MWT) is a submaximal exercise test that entails measurement of distance walked over a span of 6 minutes. The 6-minute walk distance (6 MWD) provides a measure for integrated global response of multiple cardiopulmonary and musculoskeletal systems involved in exercise. The 6 MWT provides…

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