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Old 09-13-2012, 12:32 AM   #1
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6 minute walk test

Any body out there have to do the 6 minute walk test when you go to see your neurologist or doctor or physio?
If so how do you get on?
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Old 09-19-2012, 09:17 AM   #2
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Re: 6 minute walk test

I had to do this 6 years ago to get my powerchair. I did NOT do well, thus why I got my chair! I think she said I was only able to walk 400(???) feet before needing to stop and rest (this was with my cane). I had to stop the test before I finished because I knew if I continued, my legs would give out.

My neurologists don't make me do this test at this point.

 
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